Hilchot Nidda (Women's Track)
In this in-depth course with Mrs. Aviva Stern, we will study all aspects of the Laws of Niddah from the sources, tracing the development of the Halacha from the time of the Torah through today, including practical questions of our time. In addition, we will include psychological considerations and women’s health issues into our learning.
Hilchot Nidda (Women's Track): Class #20
Family planning, birth control, and halakhic considerations
Source sheet attached.
These sources will provide the framework for our discussion; after learning the sources, we will then move into a discussion of the current methods of birth control and the halakhic considerations that accompany them.
Aviva Stern is a Yoetzet Halacha for the Efrat community and master Jewish educator. She is a head limudei kodesh teacher at Orot Etzion Banot in Efrat and is an experienced kallah teacher. She holds a BA in Jewish Studies and an MA in Bible, both from Yeshiva University, as well as a teaching certificate in Tanakh from Herzog College. She lives in Efrat with her husband and six children.