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Mysteries of the Mikvah

What does it mean to "go to the mikvah" when someone converts to Judaism? Traditionally, the mikvah has many uses, though most people think of the mikvah in terms of conversion. The mikvah is a ritual pool where one immerses oneself in a spiritual ceremony that makes one a Jew.

Join Rabbi Dardik and other curious individuals to see a real mikvah and find out what happens there. Rabbi Dardik will cover other uses of the mikvah like koshering dishes, preparing for significant events and the traditional Jewish ritual of family purity. You can ask anything, so come on over!

7.00.

Presented by Lehrhaus Judaica

 

Thu, 24 Jan at 7:30pm - at 9:00pm
Beth Jacob, 3778 Park Blvd
Oakland
94610
Dawn Kepler
510-845-6420 x11