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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Registration Open: Webinar with Rabbi Haviva Ner-David

Rising Tide welcomes Rabbi Haviva Ner-David, founder of Shmaya, the only pluralistic mikveh in Israel. A scholar, pioneer, and practitioner of mikveh, she will teach about the ways our ancient texts can inform modern practice around the world.

Thursday, November 29, 2018
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET

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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.

Join us for our November open hours on November 29 between 3 and 6 pm.

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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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To Everything There is a Season

by Julie Sullivan, Administrative Director This quote from the Hebrew Bible has always been a favorite of mine. So much so that it was actually my senior quote in my high school yearbook more than 20 years ago. Even back then, I loved the thought that life is a journey filled with highs and lows, […]

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