How To Do Pidyon HaBein

To do Pidyon Ha'Bein:
  • Pidyon ha'bein is done at least 30 days after the boy was born.
  • The boy's father gives six genuine American silver dollars to any cohen. If there is no father, consult a rabbi.
  • The boy's father says the blessing al pidyon ha'bein and she'hecheyanu.
   NoteIf the boy redeems himself, consult a rabbi about the blessing.
 
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