About This Text
Composed: c.505 – c.1705 CE
The Hadran is recited at the completion of a seder of Mishnah or a tractate of Talmud. The text of the prayer gives thanks to God for allowing the reciter to learn the seder or masechet and expresses the desire to return to the text for continued study in the future. The author of the Hadran text is anonymous.