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Is a woman allowed to go to the mikvah on Friday night?

Rabbi Yossi Turk: Bienvenidos Welcome. Un minuto ya lo atiendo. I'll be with you in a moment...Janine: is a woman allowed to go to the mikvah friday...

Does a woman after menopause go to the mikvah?

A menopausal woman needs to go to mikvah only if she gets a menstrual period or finds a blood stain1—and only if she is married. However, a married...

Why is it forbidden to be intimate with a niddah?

Rabbi Shlomo Chein: Welcome. I'll be with you in a moment...what's on your mind?Maria: hi, whats the reason that a women in niddah is forbidden to...

How do I find a mikvah in a city which I will be visiting?

Rabbi Ovadia Goldman: Welcome. I'll be with you in a moment...What's on your mind?seeker: looking for mikvah near xxxxxxxxxxxxxxRabbi Ovadia Goldman: one...

Triumph of the Spirit: An Askmoses Story

My husband and I have been married for ten years, and six years ago we were blessed with a son. Within a year of our son’s birth, cancer was...

Will mikvah make my marriage better?

The nature of all living entities involves renewal, movement, and change. Species of birds migrate, trees change with the seasons, tissues regenerate, and...

How soon after birth can sexual relations be resumed?

The Torah says1 that marital relations are forbidden for one week after giving birth to a boy and after two weeks after a girl. After that...

How is a Mikvah built?

The laws of mikvah are numerous and complex. (There are rabbis and architects that specialize in this field). In the following lines I will try to...

Can I take a shower after immersing in the mikvah?

In Mishnaic times, it was very difficult to find in Israel a mikvah of clean kosher rain water during the dry summer season. Thus it became common...

Do men go to the mikvah too?

The laws of purity and impurity apply to men and women equally. In the times when the Holy Temple stood in Jerusalem it was Biblically required of...