Mikveh Is Not a Viable Mitzvah for Me

By Laura Geller

Eugene Borowitz, January 9, 1980

The author discusses the laws of family purity and her frustration that the mikvah (ritual bath) is an Orthodox institution that keeps other Jews out.

Topic: Ritual, Orthodox Judaism, Spirituality, Women, Religious Denominations

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.11/no.205

Page Number(s): 39-40

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Geller, Laura. Mikveh Is Not a Viable Mitzvah for Me. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 9 January 1980: 39-40. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7685


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