Niddah: Exploring the Boundaries of Intimacy

We’re not currently offering this specific class, but we are offering customized education programs. To learn more, contact the Director of Programs and Partnerships.


Adult learners (Can be adapted for teens)


An introduction to niddah, the practice of abstaining from sexual intimacy around the time of menstruation, from biblical roots to contemporary practices. The curriculum includes text study and individual and group reflection. No prior knowledge of niddah is necessary and the class is open to all, regardless of marital or religious status, or sexual orientation.


2 hours




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