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Peter Himmelman's Yiddish Song

Peter Himmelman's Yiddish Song

Peter Himmelman's yiddish speaking grandmother used to sing this song for him. Now he's singing it for her...


By popular demand: Peter Himmelman's grandma's yiddish song. Enjoy!

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Published: June 16, 2007

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Visitor Comments: 16

(16) Devorah, February 1, 2011 3:49 PM

For Abe the trusty Translator

Thank you Abe! A lovely song, yet another variant of a typical lullaby lament. FYI, Himmelman is Bob DYlan's son-in-law, and on his way up in YIddishkeit. I believe he is attached to Chabad folks

(15) edit, January 31, 2011 3:58 PM

love it, cry it.

(14) vivi, January 21, 2008 10:46 PM


Refreshing to my soul. thanks.

(13) Jacob, October 8, 2007 8:29 PM

Dearest B.W.

Please share all while you can; we crave to hear.

(12) Jacob, October 8, 2007 8:26 PM

Thank you, Abe, for the wonderful translation.

I hope all enjoy.

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