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Sunday, May 31 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Mikva in the Time of Coronavirus

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Covid-19 has presented specific challenges for women using the ritual bath/mikva. In this session, I will outline the questions that have arisen that have impacted intimacy and sexuality along with solutions and resources that have developed in response to the pandemic. What is most significant is that the "battle" has been led by women knowledgeable in Jewish law.

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Nechama Goldman Barash

Nechama has a master’s degree in Talmud and teaches classes in rabbinic text, women and Judaism, and contemporary Jewish law at Machon Pardes and Matan in Jerusalem. She provides halachic education and counselling for women seeking to use the mikva as a way to sanctify sexual i... Read More →

Sunday May 31, 2020 3:00pm - 3:50pm SAST
Room 2