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Rabbi Yaacov Amram Ohayon

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Yaacov Amram Ohayon

Yaacov Amram Ohayon was born on the 9th of January 1974 in Casablanca, Morocco. He was brought up in a very religious family. His father Eliahou Ohayon zal was the right-hand man of the former Chief Rabbi of Morocco.

During his childhood he attended Névé Chalom school and at the age of 15 he got a Hazan certificate. He then moved to France to study accounting and also to study at the Yechiva of Aix Les Bains.

From 1993 to 2000 he is a Talmud Tora Teacher at the Consistory and from 2003 to 2014 he is a Hazan at the Sephardic Synagogue of Paris 18ème.

From the age of 15 year old till today he trained more than fifty young people for their Bar Mitzvah. Very active with Hevra Kadicha and with the study of Guemara, in February 2014 he starts as an Officiating Minister at the Valenciennes Synagogue. Since he has given followers the best of his experience, attention and human warmth.