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“Inkhosi Seyifikile (The Lord Has Come)” by Modison Magagula, Sanele & Xolani

February 12, 2019, in Music > Studio Session, by

Baha’i Blog’s “Studio Sessions” is an initiative where we invite Baha’is and their friends from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Manzini, Eswatini with Modison Magagula, Sanele Nhlabatsi and Xolani Tsele who sing “Inkhosi Seyifikile (The Lord Has Come)” in siSwati from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.

This song was filmed and recorded in Manzini, Eswatini, December 2018.

Lyrics & Quote

siSWATI

Inkhosi seyifikile ngebuBukhosi Bayo NguYena lucobo lenetsenjiwa. Kuyoze kube nini Nizul’ ehlane lokungacondzi. Guculani tinhlitiyo tenu. Yena lowe Tsenjisiwe! Yena! Yena! Yena lowe Tsenjisiwe! Yena! Yena! Yena Uyamemeta emhlabeni. Lolu. Lolu nguloLusuku! Lolu! Lolu! Lolu nguloLusuku! Lolu! Lolu! Lolu KaNkulunkulu uyajabula losadzel’ umhlaba. Wabambelela! Wabambelela kuye Wabambelela Kuye.Tikhutsateni! Tikhutsateni Maye ye bantfu ngoba sikhatsi sifikile. Qaphelani-ke! Qaphelani Ningehluleki ukusinona. Zibongeni -ke Zibongeni Izinsuku leniphila ngazo. Ngoba angeke! Ngoba angeke ziphinde zibuye Niphinde nilithole lelo thuba.

Baha’u’llah

ENGLISH

Bestir yourselves… for the promised hour is now come. Beware lest ye fail to apprehend its import…

Baha’u’llah

[The Lord has come in His great glory, He is the promised one of all the Sacred scripture]

Chords

Repeat: G A

You can also listen to and download the audio version of this song from Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud page here:

You can also watch the “Studio Sessions” video series on Baha’i Blog’s YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLePDtgwcyKAScvchcLzY-XZTmP2tdN-EY

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Jordan Raj is a comedian, content producer and third culture kid. Born in Australia and raised in the Czech Republic by parents with ambiguous eastern origins, he is grateful for his unique perspective as his brain grapples to embrace the world. With brief journeys into the spheres of singing, public speaking, high school teaching and magic, he loves all types of performance and loves creating humorous video content to share online. Jordan is known for the “What’s That Word?” Series on Baha’i Blog and a number of explainer videos on Baha’i Holy days which he co-created with his cousin Raj. Currently, Jordan is living in Germany with his wife, where he spends his time doing stand up comedy and producing the Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions series.
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