Rabbi Shneur Zalman’s Melodies

Nigun “Tzomah L’cha Nafshi” Nigun “Tzomah L’cha Nafshi”
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)
Nigun “Kol Dodi” Nigun “Kol Dodi”
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)
The Rebbe Sings “Tzomah Lecha Nafshi” The Rebbe Sings “Tzomah Lecha Nafshi”
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.
Nigun “Avinu Malkeinu” Nigun “Avinu Malkeinu”
6 Tishrei, 5740 · September 27, 1979
“Our Father our King, we have no king but You.” From the Rosh Hashanah liturgy.
Nigun “Daled Bavos” Nigun “Daled Bavos”
12 Tammuz, 5740 · June 26, 1980
Chassidim sing the Alter Rebbe’s “Nigun of Four Stanzas.”
Nigun “Sholosh Tenuos”
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.