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Stunning New Mikvah Taking Shape

The diminutive street level entryway of the newly built women's Mikvah in Crown Heights leaves visitors in for a surprise. Full Story, Photos

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to no 21
to no 21
6 years ago

where in London do they have touchscreens?

steps
steps
6 years ago

Great idea ofcolored edge to steps. Also some non-slippery material would help for safety.

an idea
an idea
6 years ago

look into the touchscreen system to include. they have it in london, very efficient

Florida fan
Florida fan
6 years ago

way to go moshe pinson!! we know the tremendous effort and time that you have put in for this mikvah!
kol halavod! may you, chani and your family be blessed with all brochos for your selflisness!!!

No 18
No 18
6 years ago

Yes! anything to do with Mikvah brings endless Brochos from HKB’H……. Whoever is involved THANK YOU!!

amazing
amazing
6 years ago

Moshe Pinson, Kol hakavod to you for taking on this enormous undertaking!! and thanks to the many people who are assisting you with this project. I know several people are involved and its o inspiring to see people dedicated to helping and developing our community.
May you go m’chayil el chayil and have hatzlacha in all aspects of your life. Such a project will surely only bring those involved endless brochos!!

Moshe Pinson What an amazing Yid!!!
Moshe Pinson What an amazing Yid!!!
6 years ago

In your modest way you accomplish worlds! From your fans in Surrey British Columbia

to 14
to 14
6 years ago

The plan shows 2 Mikvaos.
6 preparation rooms with baths +
2 preparation rooms with showers

color the steps
color the steps
6 years ago

when you have steps in the mikve, it’s very dangerous for ladies who wear glasses, they don’t see the step, you must outline with darker tiles the border of the step, thanks and kol hakavod for the job

How many rooms?
How many rooms?
6 years ago

What an amazing undertaking. The product reflects a tenth of the hard work I’m sure!
How many prep rooms will there b?

effort
effort
6 years ago

While this is a nice, well-directed effort for which serious gratefulness is in order, i wonder how realize that this is at its core a bathhouse, ritual, meant to embellish some very basic behavior.

And since its aim is to cement the spousal relationship, it would be at least equally beneficial if folks focused on meaningful relationship building too.

-Have the same question!!
-Have the same question!!
6 years ago

Will either Mikvah
be handicap accessible?

To Moshe
To Moshe
6 years ago

Moshe Pinson is a tzadik!!
A former member of the early morning chassidus shiur.

re #7
re #7
6 years ago

I fully agree with #7’s comments. especially the last line. Please make sure that you have really good lighting. maybe call in a lighting specialist to help with the final touches! Make sure that it’s not just beautiful, but very PRACTICAL for the performance of the mitzvah itself. maybe ask an experienced kallah teacher to come in and inspect the rooms to give practical suggestions/advice etc. kol hakovod for undertaking this project!

To No. 7
To No. 7
6 years ago

Your comments are in a public forum. Did you direct them to the people who could actually do something about it?

former mikva matron
former mikva matron
6 years ago

May u be blessed !this mtzva is the highest priority!it is a disgrace to crown heights that for80 years there was only one tiny mikva.be careful that the lighting”experts ” don,t talk u into anything but fluorescent fixtures.good lighting is vital.and hurry up! There r new renovations in the ch.mikva, leaving only 11 rooms.I suppose some ladies will be forced to go out of the neighborhood due to the long wait at the ch.mikva. hurry!!!!

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Lady Customer of Mikvos
Lady Customer of Mikvos
6 years ago

Please, I beg of you, for the sake of the women who will actually use this mikvah – make sure the fixtures are functional and not just beautiful. The Union St mikvah redid some rooms and they are beautiful BUT the shower/bath fixtures are so complicated to figure out they had to put instructions how to turn the water on and get the temp you want. Some other mikvahs I have been to have these fancy tubs which are so high on the sides that I practically need a step stool to get in. Not everyone is 5’8″. And many… Read more »

Meir
Meir
6 years ago

BS”D
Moshe take off your shoes
lol keep up the good work
you rock

Question
Question
6 years ago

Will either Mikvah
be handicap accessible?

Moshe
Moshe
6 years ago

Love it!
SS

crown heightser
crown heightser
6 years ago

There will always be those who do, and those who criticize what’s being done but do nothing themselves! B”H c.h. was blessed with a few of the former! Thank you Moshe Pinson!

Beautiful design and fixtures
Beautiful design and fixtures
6 years ago

Who was the designer and where they get such beautiful plumbing fixtures

How soon open for tours
How soon open for tours
6 years ago

In the Autumn I am bringing a group to CH. Please state the projected date when it will be completed enough to bring in BB for tours.

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