- Ayyam-i-Ha is a Baha’i festival that is joyously celebrated in countries and territories all over the world. It is a time of hospitality, generosity, and caring for the needy. This year Ayyam-i-Ha runs from February 26-29.
This song shares a passage from the Hidden Words of Baha’u’llah in Hawaiian.
The words sung in Hawaiian, as well as their English translation, are as follows:
E KA MAMO ʻUHANE OLA! ʻO ka mua kēia o kaʻu kuauhā: I maʻemaʻe, i lokomaikaʻi, a i mālamalama ka mauli ou, a nou nō ke ea kahiko, pio ʻole, a mau loa hoʻi.
O SON OF SPIRIT! My first counsel is this: Possess a pure, kindly and radiant heart, that thine may be a sovereignty ancient, imperishable and everlasting.
This melody was composed by Sui Laulani Ritte and Corbin Doak created the music video. More prayers sung in Hawaiian can be found on the YouTube channel called Hawaii Baha’i Studio.
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