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Hachamah Meirosh (Shabbat Hamalkah)

A Friday evening Shabbat zemer - ‘The Sun Is Setting’ - by Chaim Nachman Bialik (1873 – 1934) based on the quintessential Shabbat song ‘Shalom Aleichem’. It became customary to sing this as a Shabbat song in many homes.

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Click here to download the Hebrew translation of the song (136Kb PDF)

Hachamah Meirosh - by Vivienne Bellos
 
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Hachamah Meirosh - by Merrill Dresner & Bebe Jacobs
 
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