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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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.

Join us for open hours on Monday, October 29 from 3 – 6 pm, or make an appointment to see the gallery by emailing

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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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What Does Learning Look Like with Rising Tide?

by Amber Caulkins, Director of The Rising Tide Open Waters Mikveh Network One of the values of the Rising Tide Open Waters Mikveh Network is tz’micha / growth. To us, this means being committed to growth and to the process of continuous learning; individually, as organizations, and as communities. Earlier this month Rising Tide hosted […]

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