“Shamaim”, The Hebrew Word for Heavens, or: Why There is Water Above

In today’s video we talk about the Biblical Hebrew word for heavens, “Shamaim”, and its psychological and spiritual implications. By splitting the word into different components (as shown in ancient Hebrew lore & literature) you can unlock hidden meanings of the original Hebrew concept that tend to get lost in translation.

As always, please feel feel free to add comments and questions!

 

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About Eti Shani

Eti Shani was born in Israel and has been teaching Hebrew for more than 10 years with a special interest and experience in ancient Hebrew scriptures and culture. She's also the author of a series of books for novice and intermediate Hebrew learners.

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