Akiva ben Yosef widely known as Rabbi Akiva , was a tanna of the latter part of the first century and the beginning of the second century. Rabbi Akiva was a leading contributor to the Mishnah and to Midrash halakha. He is referred to in the Talmud as Rosh la-Hakhamim "Chief of the Sages”.Everything is foreseen; but freedom [of will] is given to every man. The intricate pattern and color combination of this Jay Austin Bowtie is remarkable. This hand cut 100% silk bowtie see here in the diamond shape is a stand alone bowtie for your Fall/ Winter styles.