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Kinderdorf Lieder: 1. Heft: Gemeinschaftslieder, Morgenlieder

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1. Glaubet! Hoffet! Liebet!


Aus Haßtraum und Blutrausch
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Confirmed with Hermann Hesse, Sämtliche Werke, herausgegeben von Volker Michels, Band 10 Die Gedichte, bearbeitet von Peter Huber, Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag, 2002, pages 377-378.

1 Klug: "Glaubet!"

2. Über jedem Neste


Über jedem Neste
Baut der Himmel Paläste,
Wolkenburgen in Sonnenglut.
Es ist kein Fleck zu arm auf Erden,
Auf ihm ein Mann und Held zu werden.
Du, junge Seele fasse Mut!


3. Stark im Leben


Stark im Leben, neu im Mut
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4. Sunne


Was macht üs ‘s Läbe riich und schön
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5. Freund, so du etwas bist


[Freund, Freund, mein Freund!]1
Freund, so du etwas bist,
Bleib doch ja nicht steh’n:
Man muss aus einem Licht
Fort in das andre gehn!


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6. Spruch


So mußt Du allen Dingen
Bruder und Schwester sein,
Daß sie dich ganz durchdringen,
Daß du nicht scheidest Mein und Dein.

Kein Stern, kein Laub soll fallen --
Du mußt mit ihm vergehn!
So wirst du auch mit allen
Allstündlich auferstehn.


Confirmed with Hermann Hesse, Sämtliche Werke, herausgegeben von Volker Michels, Band 10 Die Gedichte, bearbeitet von Peter Huber, Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag, 2002, page 152.


7. Gemeinschaftslied aus dem Kinderdorf Ben Schemen, Israel


הִנֵּה מַה טוֹב וּמַה נָּעִים
שֶׁבֶת אָחִים גַּם יַחַד


Romanized form:
Hinay ma tov u'manayim
Shevet akh-im gam ya-ghad
Another transliteration (used in the Kinderdorf Lieder set):
Hine mah tow umah naim, 
schäwet achim gam jachad.

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