The ceremony I had to ‘affirm’ my Jewish identity required a trip to the mikveh and a sharp pinch (or two)
Finding Hebrew priestesses, healing, and deeper connections on a mikveh retreat.
‘Kallah’ classes have long taught women the basics of Jewish marital etiquette, from the mikvah to the kitchen to the birds and the bees
How I lost my Mormonism and came to embrace the Jewish way
An intensive new course covers anything from spotting signs of abuse to engaging victims in a supportive way
Traditional rituals have become more inclusive and embracing
ImmerseNYC continues its mission to make ritual baths accessible, support-driven, and therapeutic
Based in the cellar of an ancient synagogue that’s now a bed and breakfast, the recently opened Palazzo Taurino museum even has an old mikveh
‘Working saved me. It still saves me.’
The disgraced D.C. rabbi who filmed more than 150 women inside a mikveh is currently serving a 6.5-year prison sentence
Converting to Judaism didn’t only change how I felt spiritually. It changed how I felt about my body.
My friend was recorded in a mikveh by a rabbi. Let’s ensure the end of this abuse of power.
Freundel faces up to 52 years in jail for filming Washington, D.C. mikvah
Suspected of installing video cameras in mikvah showers at Kesher Israel
Plus more U.S. universities slam ASA Israel boycott, and more in the news
When I was a child, my family’s history was hidden from me. Now I’ve made sure that my own child will always know where she came from.
The whole idea of a ritual bath seemed foreign and too religious. But now it’s a warm reminder of the moment I became a Jew.
Revitalizing the mikveh experience for a new generation of Jews