Mayyim Hayyim is a 21st century creation, a mikveh rooted in ancient tradition, reinvented to serve the Jewish community of today.


About our mikveh

Learn more about how Mayyim Hayyim has changed the Jewish landscape in Boston and beyond.

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Request an Immersion

We look forward to welcoming you in times of celebration, healing, and transition.

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Education Center

Engaging and inspiring programming for learners of all ages and backgrounds.

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Get Involved

A community mikveh where every voice is welcome, every pair of hands is important, every donation is appreciated.

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Rising Tide Summer Gathering – Join us!

August 13-August 15
Pearlstone Center, MD

Get your seat at the table to shape the future of mikveh!  Build community and gain practical knowledge, tools, and resources for running a mikveh, supporting staff, fundraising, marketing, and so much more. Registration deadline July 13; early bird rates end July 1.

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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.

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NEW in the Gallery: Creation and Creativity

Mixed-media painting and collage by Paula Brody

Paula Brody’s deep connection to the beauty of the natural world will fill the Mayyim Hayyim Gallery with joyful and spontaneous works full of color and movement.

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Small Tasks, Big Projects, part 2: The Why of it All

By Rachel Eisen, Director of Annual Giving I mentioned in my last blog post that one of my big projects this summer is transitioning Mayyim Hayyim to a new database, so I thought I’d share a little more about why we’re taking on a project that, on the surface, may seem like it has nothing to […]

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