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Redeeming the Firstborn Son

The "Pidyon Haben"

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Redeeming the Firstborn Son: The "Pidyon Haben"

The mitzvah of pidyon haben is to redeem the firstborn son by giving a Kohen five silver shekels when the boy becomes a month old.
Pidyon HaBen
Pidyon Haben: We are commanded to “redeem” firstborn sons after they reach 30 days of age. What is the significance of this rite, and how is it done?
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