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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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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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: To the Letter

Works by Ariel Burger and Matthew Carter

To The Letter celebrates both Roman and Hebrew writing through the works of artist/educator Ariel Burger and designer/artist, Matthew Carter.

The gallery is open by appointment. Please email or call 617-244-1836, ext. 211.

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Mayyim Hayyim: the Place That Saved My Life

by Rabbi Margaret Frisch Klein, Mikveh Guide At Mayyim Hayyim, we are grateful to Margaret for her bravery in speaking up about sexual assault. Read her story, learn about how she used mikveh as part of her healing process, and consider a donation so that Mayyim Hayyim can continue to be there for survivors. The […]

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