Sea, or: Sky

Today marks the Jewish holiday of Purim, one major theme of which is the Hebrew phrase 'nahafokh hu' (ื ึทื”ึฒืคื•ึนืšึฐ ื”ื•ึผื), which, loosely translated, means 'it was turned to the contrary'. This comes to us from a particular verse in the Book of Esther (9:1): ื•ึผื‘ึดืฉืึฐื ึตื™ื ืขึธืฉื‚ึธืจ ื—ึนื“ึถืฉื ื”ื•ึผื-ื—ึนื“ึถืฉื ืึฒื“ึธืจ, ื‘ึผึดืฉืึฐืœื•ึนืฉืึธื” ืขึธืฉื‚ึธืจ ื™ื•ึนื ื‘ึผื•ึน, ืึฒืฉืึถืจ ื”ึดื’ึผึดื™ืขึท… Continue reading Sea, or: Sky