No English translations is provided for the songs' names and lyrics, but you can listen to a song's melody by clicking on
the icon (with a typical computer configuration,
a song should start playing automatically following the click).
(1) The Palmach's hymn.
(2) The unforgettable short poem by
Lord, may it never
The sand and the sea,
The water swishing,
The lightning in the sky,
The prayer of man.
(3) This poem - “A Response [Speech] to
an Italian Captain” by the famous Israeli poet Nathan Alterman - is undoubtedly the most famous
poem written in praise of Aliya Bet. Click here for more details on this poem and an English translation of its lyrics.
(4) The hymn (in Yiddish) of the Exodus 47 ma'apilim at their internment camps in Germany