Rabbi Babaev Baruch was born in the former Soviet Union in 1976. He attended university in Germany and studied business administration. Then he studied at SSC-Midrash Sefardi in Jerusalem to become a rabbi, shocket and mohel, graduating in the summer of 2013. He is now a Sephardic rabbi at a congregation in Bochum, Germany and he runs many programs. He has a unique kindergarten program, “The Colorful World of Torah,” and runs many partnership programs for everyone from elementary children to married men.