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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Learn more about how Mayyim Hayyim has changed the Jewish landscape in Boston and beyond.
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Engaging and inspiring programming for learners of all ages and backgrounds.
A community mikveh where every voice is welcome, every pair of hands is important, every donation is appreciated.
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.
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.
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.
by Rabbi Salem Pearce Two weeks ago, I immersed at Mayyim Hayyim with almost a dozen people. The calendar full of appointments, one after the other, we took over the mikveh that early Friday morning. I immersed with my classmates, all of us candidates for rabbinical ordination from Hebrew College. We were to receive smicha […]Continue Reading