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Rav Yosef COWEN

Rav Yosef COWEN

Biography of Rav Yosef COWEN

Rabbi Yosef Cowen was born in Melbourne, Australia. He came to Eretz Yisrael in 1980 and learned in Yeshivat Ohr Somayach for 3 years. After marrying, he spent the following 20 years in different kollelim in Yerushalayim. In 2003, he began teaching in the Shearim College of Jewish studies for Women. In 2007, he became a program director at Neve Yerushalayim where he taught Halacha, Tefila and Jewish history. In 2015, he was appointed principal of Maalot Yerushalayim, a post seminary program for Beit Yaakov graduates.

Classes List (47)

What Is the Prohibition of « Chadash »?

Sunday January 13th, 2019
Halacha Time video

After Candle Lighting, Is It Already Shabbat?

Friday January 11th, 2019
Halacha Time video

Women and the Obligation to Learn Torah

Tuesday January 8th, 2019
Halacha Time video

Can a Man Wear a Ring?

Monday January 7th, 2019
Halacha Time video

Getting On a Plane Before Shabbat

Friday January 4th, 2019
Halacha Time video

Praying Mincha After Sunset: Allowed?

Tuesday January 1st, 2019
Halacha Time video

How Do I Make Kiddush If I Don’t Have Wine?

Friday December 21th, 2018
Halacha Time video

As of Which Age Do Children Have to Fast?

Tuesday December 18th, 2018
Halacha Time video

How Do We Make Tzitzit?

Thursday December 13th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Viduy: Why Recite These Supplications?

Tuesday December 11th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Chanuka: Can We Let Children Light?

Sunday December 9th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Lighting the Chanukia before Shabbat

Friday December 7th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Do We Have the Obligation to Make a Special Meal on Chanuka?

Thursday December 6th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Can I Move the Chanukia After Lighting it?

Wednesday December 5th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Women and the Hallel of Chanuka

Tuesday December 4th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Chanuka: I Lit an Extra Candle…

Monday December 3th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Making Doughnuts After Lighting Chanukah Candles

Sunday December 2nd, 2018
Halacha Time video

Answering Amen to One’s Own Blessing

Wednesday November 14th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Is One Allowed to Visit a Church?

Monday November 12th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Cutting One’s Hair and Beard According to the Torah

Tuesday November 6th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Listening to a Woman Singing on the Radio

Tuesday October 30th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Can a Soldier Pray With His Weapon at Synagogue?

Monday October 29th, 2018
Halacha Time video

The Mitzvah of Writing a Sefer Torah

Tuesday October 23th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Proper Behaviour at Synagogue

Monday October 22th, 2018
Halacha Time video

The Prohibition to Hold Grudges

Tuesday October 16th, 2018
Halacha Time video

Doing Teshuva on Lashon Hara…

Monday October 15th, 2018
Halacha Time video Account

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