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BUGGED OUT SHRATZIM

[The creepy bugs sing songs of praise to their Maker, making their yuck factor go down just by a little bit in my eyes.  They sing:  “Yismach yisroel b’osav bnay tziyon b’malkum”.] Beetles and cockroaches and other creepy bugs you … Continue reading

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Perek Shira -The Snail Sings (and hides)

[continuing on in Perek Shira, we hear the snail sing a verse from Psalms (58:9) that talks about how our exile will melt away…] Because there are many dangers in which a snail could be found The snail goes about lugging his … Continue reading

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Yonah – the Dove, Symbol of Peace (depends on G-d)

Once long ago, when men did bad, G-d rained on their parade But saved one family and some animals in an ark that Noah made Submerged in boiling water, the earth turned into watery graves And bobbing merrily up on … Continue reading

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The Owl Gives a Hoot About Us — Perek Shira

[continuing in Perek Shira, the Song of the Universe, we come to the Ritzeefee, an owl, and find out what they give a hoot about.] When the world is asleep, you can hear the Shechina weep From behind the Western … Continue reading

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Perek Shira — Livyason, King of the Sea Sings

[The Livyason, that monstrous big fish which is being saved for the meal of the Tzadikim/righteous in days to come, sings out, “Hodu La’Hashem Kee Tov  – Praise G-d for He is good”. ] The food chain starts with things … Continue reading

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Snakes Say Thanks

Snake’s hissstory caused him to be sssent ssssslithering to the ground But the ssssnake ssssays that even for ssssinners, G-d’s clossenesss aboundssss. G-d sstaysss merciful even while ssserving out ssstern sentencessss Sssending ssssnakes on the ssslither, easssy sssussstenance. The snake … Continue reading

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The Bird Sings – -Perek Shira

“Gam Tzipor Matza Bayis…”(Psalms 84:4) A twig, a string, some mud and spit With random things a nest is built With much love and lots of care The bird builds a home to share. Snugly secure in its parents’ nest … Continue reading

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