Name: Alshich, Moshe
Born: 1508 in Adrianopolis
Died: 1600 in Damascus
Lived In: Mostly in Safed, Israel
Major Work: Alshich, a commentary to the Torah, a record of his Sabbath sermons
Biography: Alshich was an extremely popular commentator, rabbinic judge and preacher in Safed during its golden age in the 16th century.