Bet HaShem Midrash
is pleased to announce the availability of an Ancient Hebrew
Torah. The Masoretic text has been transliterated into Ketav
Levonah, with traditional word divisions retained. One-inch margins
and twelve-point, double-spaced type on single-sided 8.5x11 paper,
the printed version allows plenty of room for making notes. Designed
for study, The Torah in Paleo Hebrew: the Writings of Light;
ca. 277 pages.
Sefer Maaseh Bereshith 1:1
obtaining the printed version is found on the Order Form, where you will also find a donations field at the
bottom of the page should you prefer downloading and would care
to pledge an offering to support development of future Torah
materials. A drilled, three-hole version suitable for loose-leaf
binding and a spiral-bound version of the Ancient Hebrew Torah
have been prepared. Perfect binding is available by request.
When e-mailing questions to BHM, be sure to specify in the subject
field the items to which your questions pertain.
version of the Paleo-Hebrew Torah for in-depth study is available
in pdf format in five separate compressed files. These files
print well but take some time to download. You will need both
Acrobat Reader (complete
with browser plugin if you opt for online viewing) and to install the font appropriate to your platform.
For web viewing, the
best option is the Torah
in .gif format. Chapters are linked
at the bottom of each page, with dedicated pages provided for
each chapter. Each page also has links to the other books of
Torah. Very convenient reference tool.
Downloads of pdf
Torah and Paleo-Hebrew Language Tools
Select the Download
Linked File option (right-click) for browser-based downloads of pdf Torah:
All Platforms, embedded fonts: [Genesis]
7.4 megs [Exodus]
6 megs [Leviticus]
4.4 megs [Numbers]
6.1 megs [Deuteronomy]