Mayyim Hayyim is a mikveh - a ritual bath - and much more. We hope you'll find our website to be full of fascinating information, insights, and surprises. We look forward to hearing from you.

New in the Mayyim Hayyim Art Gallery

Hilary Tolan's Floating World - in the gallery until June 2017

Tolan invites the viewer to contemplate the power and beauty of trees and stones, the experience of looking deeply and slowly, and the natural order of decay and regeneration. The landscape is interrupted and tampered with, and we are invited to believe in this drawn reality, this other possible land. (Schedule your tour today)



From the Mayyim Hayyim Blog

Water Wonders: Family Fun at the Mikveh

by Shira Cohen-Goldberg

"But mikveh is very complex, you might say. How do we introduce this to children in a way that is direct and also meaningful? I, personally, never even knew about mikveh until I was in my early 20s. How do we build upon the traditional conception of mikveh, making it expansive, interesting, and wonderful for kids?"