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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 (83)

As of Which Age Do Children Have to Fast?

Tuesday January 26th, 2021
Halacha Time video

How Do We Make Tzitzit?

Thursday January 21th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Viduy: Why Recite These Supplications?

Tuesday January 19th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Chanuka: Can We Let Children Light?

Sunday January 17th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Lighting the Chanukia before Shabbat

Friday January 15th, 2021
Halacha Time video

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

Thursday January 14th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Can I Move the Chanukia After Lighting it?

Wednesday January 13th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Women and the Hallel of Chanuka

Tuesday January 12th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Chanuka: I Lit an Extra Candle…

Monday January 11th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Making Doughnuts After Lighting Chanukah Candles

Sunday January 10th, 2021
Halacha Time video

Answering Amen to One’s Own Blessing

Wednesday December 23th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Is One Allowed to Visit a Church?

Monday December 21th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Cutting One’s Hair and Beard According to the Torah

Tuesday December 15th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Listening to a Woman Singing on the Radio

Tuesday December 8th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Can a Soldier Pray With His Weapon at Synagogue?

Monday December 7th, 2020
Halacha Time video

The Mitzvah of Writing a Sefer Torah

Tuesday December 1st, 2020
Halacha Time video

The Prohibition to Hold Grudges

Tuesday November 24th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Doing Teshuva on Lashon Hara…

Monday November 23th, 2020
Halacha Time video

What Can One Talk About at Synagogue?

Tuesday November 17th, 2020
Halacha Time video

What Should One Do If a Sefer Torah Has a Mistake?

Monday November 16th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Is One Obligated to Support One’s Parents Financially?

Thursday November 12th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Can One Sit Down During the Hakafot?

Sunday November 8th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Cutting One’s Hair and Shaving on Chol HaMoed

Friday November 6th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Can a Woman Make the Blessing Over the Lulav?

Thursday November 5th, 2020
Halacha Time video

Sleeping in the Sukkah: An Obligation!

Sunday November 1st, 2020
Halacha Time video

The 5 Prohibitions of Yom Kippur

Tuesday October 27th, 2020
Halacha Time video Account

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