Mayyim Hayyim is a 21st century creation, a mikveh rooted in ancient tradition, reinvented to serve the Jewish community of today.
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A community mikveh where every voice is welcome, every pair of hands is important, every donation is appreciated.
NEW! Fertility Journeys: A Jewish Healing Guide
For individuals and their partners facing fertility challenges
Structured around the narratives of five biblical women, Fertility Journeys explores various topics through personal stories, texts, prayers, guided imagery, rituals, and opportunities for personal reflection.
Coming Up For Air
Please join us for a community celebration to benefit Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters Community Mikveh and Paula Brody & Family Education Center. Honoring Sheri & Eli Gurock and presenting the Nachshon Award to Idit Klein.
Ode to Spontaneous Selves
by Al Reitz It was fall the first time I asked my mom if I looked handsome, about halfway through my process of becoming Jewish. It’s hard to forget a moment like that—something shifts. I had my chin up high, my button-down shirt layered under a leather jacket. I wasn’t sold on the word quite […]Continue Reading