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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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.
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.
One Small Act
Originally posted October 10, 2016 by Lisa Berman, Mikveh and Education Director The wind swirls today. Is it here to strip us of our unwanted bits, to smooth our testy edges, to burnish the gems in our souls? It bends the trees, branches, and bowed heads. Can it bend us to our own wills, to […]Continue Reading