Jewish religious male circumcision ceremony performed by a mohel on the eighth day of a male infant's life
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Brit milah is the Jewish ritual circumcision ceremony performed on eight-day-old male babies. The foreskin is cut off from the end of the penis. The operation is carried out by a person called a mohel, a ritual circumciser, who has been trained and qualified for this task.This ceremony is important for many Jewish people as it is a symbol of the covenant that God made with Abraham. A special role on a Bris have the Sandek (Godfather), he hold the baby at the ceremony
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "A Guide to Brit Milah/Bris Milah". milah.net. Retrieved 8 December 2010.
- ↑ "What is the Role of Sandek at Bris Milah?". 22 April 2021.