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Rabbi Shneur Zalman’s Melodies

Rabbi Shneur Zalman’s Melodies

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Rabbi Schneur Zalman’s Niggun
This Chabad classic expresses the profound cry of the soul in exile striving to unite with the Infinite. It ends with the wish that this intense yearning not be lost even when G-d's goodness and glory will be revealed to all.
Audio | 1:58
Avinu Malkeinu
This soulful melody is divided into three parts. The first, wordless, elevates the singers to a deeply spiritual mood. The second expresses yearning for the Divine, while the third is a declaration of faith in the help of our Father and King.
Audio | 4:11
Bnei Heichalah
Song lyrics: “My soul thirsts for You, my flesh longs for You; (as one) in a desolate and dry land without water, so (I thirst) to see You in the Sanctuary, to behold Your might and glory.” (Psalm 63)
The translated lyrics of this chassidic melody are: “Hark! My beloved is knocking: Open for me, my beloved, my dove, my perfect one.” (Song of Songs 5:2)
Niggun “Tzomah Lecha Nafshi”
“My soul thirsts for You, my flesh longs for You; (as one) in a desolate and dry land without water, so (I thirst) to see You in the Sanctuary, to behold Your might and glory.” (Psalm 63) This Niggun was first taught by the Rebbe on 28 Nissan, 5714 – 1954.
6 Tishrei, 5740 · September 27, 1979
“Our Father our King, we have no king but You.” From the Rosh Hashanah liturgy.
12 Tammuz, 5740 · June 26, 1980
Chassidim sing the Alter Rebbe’s “Nigun of Four Stanzas.”
18 Elul, 5742 · September 6, 1982
Chassidim sing the “Nigun of Three Stanzas.” The Baal Shem Tov, the Maggid of Mezritch and the Alter Rebbe each composed one stanza of this meditative song.
The life, teachings and works of Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, founder of Chabad.