Results for: Mikvah

In Judaism

What does mikvah mean?

Mikvah has two meanings: . A bath taken by those of the Jewish faith for ritual purification purposes, like before the Sabbath. . It also signifies the room where the bath (MORE)
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Why Is The Mikvah So Important?

The Mikvah is the ritual cleansing of a woman after her period, the reason being that blood is considered unpure and she has just had a period of blood! This article clears up (MORE)
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What kind of kosher water does a mikvah have?

All water is kosher, there's no such thing as 'special kosher water'. A mikvah is simply required to have fresh running water from a natural resource.