Shir Lamaalot - Psalm 121
The following psalm is set in the web-font Shuneet3 Bold.
With the bold weight and all those nikud the text looked crowded
so I used CSS to insert one pixel between each pair of letters and
display with 1.5 line-height.
אֶשָּׂא עֵינַי, אֶל-הֶהָרִים --
מֵאַיִן, יָבֹא עֶזְרִי
עֶזְרִי, מֵעִם יְהוָה --
עֹשֵׂה, שָׁמַיִם וָאָרֶץ.
For an English transliteration and translation open the
When an English translation is placed alongside the Hebrew the graphic designer
is faced with the problem that English is a wordy language whereas Hebrew is brief.
The PDF presents one solution to this problem.
Yosef Karduner and is my favorite, indeed the melody is addictive.
Limor Oved for Daniel Pearl Music Day.
A rock version by
at a Holocaust Memorial Ceremony. Piano: Orit Dukler.
reading in Hebrew. On the Mamre Bible site, click on "Listen to this Chapter in Hebrew".