Various signs
The ultimate street signs, historical sites and house numbers site
× Want to add signs? There is an app! Get it on Google Play Download on the App Store

Sign: Tel Aviv University - Entin Square tiles - A Song for the Wise Lovers (Natan Zach)

Address:
Chaim Levanon St 64, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
City:
Country:
Shape:
Material:
Placement:
Click here for a map that contains other items in the area

On the sign:
שִׁיר לָאוֹהֲבִים הַנְבוֹנִים
אָשֶׁר בִּתְבוּנָה יֹאהֲבוּ.
יְמֵיהֶם בַּנְעִימִים יַחְלְפוּ,
גַם בְּרִדְתָם שְׁאוֹל לֹא יַזְקִינוּ,
נֵצַח לֹא יִפָּרְדוּ, יָחַד יִחְיוּ
בְּבַיִת אֶחָד.

נתן זך,
שִׁיר לָאוֹהֲבִים הַנְבוֹנִים , 1982
Photography:
Add comments, corrections, or missing information. After clicking the "Submit" button you will be taken to a page where you will be required to specify your name and email address.
Please note, you do not need to specify details about the item, these details will be automatically added


Comments:
Entin Square is at the entrance gate to the Tel Aviv University campus in Ramat Aviv.

The square is studded with cobblestones with quotes, sayings, illustrations or formulas of the great scientists, thinkers and writers.

In the next photo taken that day you can see the square and the way the tiles are laid Click for a larger image

Details about the square can be found here Click for sign's details

In the current plate appears the first stanza of a poem by Natan Zach (1930-2020) A song for intelligent lovers, Zach was one of the most important poets of the 20th and 21st century in Israel. Winner of the Israel Prize for 1995.

Three months later, the same square was photographed, during that action it was discovered that a number of pavements had been removed and other pavements had been placed in their place. In this tile the design is different, see the other tile Click for a larger image

Translation of the text on the sign:
A song for wise lovers
Which wisely will love.
Their pleasant days will be replaced,
Even when they go down to hell they will not be old,
Eternity will not separate, together will live
In one house.

Nathan Zach,
A Song for Wise Lovers, 1982




The ultimate street signs, historical sites and house numbers site

Initiating the site - Eli Zvuluny - Programming and building the site Possible Worlds Ltd. Possible Worlds Ltd. © 2019-2024

© ALL RIGHTS RESERVED - The site and its content are copyright protected. The full copyrights of the site's content belong to Eli Zvuluny. All images in the site (unless another photographer is mentioned) were taken by Eli Zvuluny that has the full copyrights on them. The use of any images or other materials included herein, in whole or part, for any purpose is expressly prohibited without the written permission of Eli Zvuluny. .