Mikveh

The Beit Din

The Jewish court of law.

What Is A Mikveh?

Whether you're dunking for conversion or for any other reason, here's what to expect at the ritual bath.

Reappropriating the Taboo

Bringing new meaning to the status of a menstruating woman.

Erev (Night Of) Yom Kippur

Numerous preparatory customs and practices are associated with the day preceding Yom Kippur.

A Detailed Explanation of Niddah, or “Family Purity” Laws

How traditional Jewish women prepare for monthly mikveh use.

Feminist Perspectives on Niddah, the Laws of Separation

Acceptance versus rejection of the laws governing monthly mikveh visits.

Mikvah Prayer

A woman's prayer before entering the ritual bath.

Conversion 101

What you need to know about converting to Judaism.