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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Now in the Gallery

I’m Glad You Feel That Way

Doug Weathersby and John Guthrie fill the Mayyim Hayyim gallery with bright and colorful new perspectives. Weathersby’s photographs and Guthrie’s paintings explore the dimensions of time, the everyday, and all that’s in-between and beyond.

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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.

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Date Night

by Naomi Baine My husband and I go to the mikveh together. It may not be common, but for us, it’s great. Here’s why. We observe niddah, the practice of abstaining from sexual intimacy around the time of menstruation. The Torah forbids men from being intimate with women in a state of menstrual impurity (Leviticus […]

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