Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika - Graskop SPAR

Posted on Wed November 25, 2015 in Our Country.

Meet part of the team from Graskop SPAR! They introduce visiting tourists unfamiliar with Nkosi Sikelel iAfrika with part of our national anthem. It's a privilege to hear such beautiful voices!

Nkosi Sikelel iAfrika is part of our national anthem.

The words as per Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nkosi_Sikelel%27_iAfrika

Xhosa and Zulu
Nkosi sikelel' iAfrika
Maluphakanyisw' uphondo lwayo
Yiva imithandazo yethu
Nkosi Sikelela Nkosi Sikelela

Nkosi sikelel' iAfrika
Maluphakanyisw' uphondo lwayo
Yizwa imithandazo yethu
Nkosi Sikelela
Thina lusapho lwayo.

Chorus

Yihla moya, yihla moya
Yihla moya oyingcwele
Nkosi Sikelela
Thina lusapho lwayo.

(Repeat)

English
Lord, bless Africa
May her spirit rise high up
Hear thou our prayers
Lord bless us, Lord bless us.

Lord, bless Africa
May her spirit rise high up
Hear thou our prayers
Lord bless us
Your family.

Chorus

Descend, O Spirit
Descend, O Holy Spirit
Lord bless us
Your family.

(Repeat)

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