Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusic · 1 decade ago

jerusalem matisyahu??

what does the song jerusalem really mean , I have read the lyrics , I must admit as an indian I wasnt aware of hasidic reggae , but listening to some jewish artist , who are really talented , my opinion has changed

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  • 1 decade ago
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    It is based on on a sad dirge/prayer that the Exiles from Jerusalem sang when they were exiled by the Romans a few thousand yrs ago. They sang about the beauty of Jerusalem and promised not to forget Jerusalem in their exile amongst the nations.

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