pidyon


pidyon
pid·yon

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  • Pidyon HaBen — ] If the 29th day after birth falls on Shabbat, a festival or a fast day, the redemption is not performed and must be performed immediately after the holiday ends. This is because handling money on Jewish holidays is forbidden. [cite book last =… …   Wikipedia

  • Pidyon Shvuyim — The Mitzvah of Pidyon Shvuyim (Hebrew: פדיון שבויים, literally: Redemption of Prisoners) is considered an important commandment in the Jewish Halakha. The aim of this Mitzvah, which is the most important of the Mitzvot of Tzedakah [Maimonides,… …   Wikipedia

  • pidyon ha-ben — ▪ Judaism (Hebrew: “redemption of the son”),plural  Pidyon Ha bonin, or Pidyon Ha bens,         Jewish ceremony in which the father redeems his wife s firstborn son by offering to a cohen (a male Jew descended from the first priest, Aaron) the… …   Universalium

  • pidyon haben — ˌpidyənhəˈben noun (plural pidyon habens or pidyon habonin) Etymology: Late Hebrew pidyōn habēn, literally, redemption of the son : a traditional Jewish ceremonial rite observed on the 30th day after the birth of a first born male child of one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pidyon HaBen — Rachat du premier né Dans la tradition juive, tout père doit racheter son enfant, le premier né masculin à Dieu. Cette tradition ne s applique pas aux Cohanim. Le Pidyon Haben (en hébreu: פדיון הבן) est toujours observé aujourd hui, en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pidyon Haben — Rachat du premier né Dans la tradition juive, tout père doit racheter son enfant, le premier né masculin à Dieu. Cette tradition ne s applique pas aux Cohanim. Le Pidyon Haben (en hébreu: פדיון הבן) est toujours observé aujourd hui, en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pidyon haben — Rachat du premier né Dans la tradition juive, tout père doit racheter son enfant, le premier né masculin à Dieu. Cette tradition ne s applique pas aux Cohanim. Le Pidyon Haben (en hébreu: פדיון הבן) est toujours observé aujourd hui, en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pidyon haben — Seph. Heb. /peed yawn hah ben /; Ashk. Heb., Eng. /pid yeuhn hah ben /, Judaism. the rite of relieving the first male child born to parents not descended from Aaron or Levi of certain religious obligations by redeeming him from a member of the… …   Universalium

  • pidyon haBen — noun A ceremony in which a firstborn son is redeemed by a kohen, in order to release him from his obligation from serving in the Temple …   Wiktionary

  • Kohen — For other meanings, see Cohen (disambiguation) Part of a series on …   Wikipedia


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