The Serenity Prayer Translated Into African Languages

The Serenity Prayer translated from English into Zulu, Swahili, Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa, by Chic African Culture.

Lupita Nyong'o, channeling Oboto, the African Goddess of Sesrenity.

Lupita Nyong’o, channeling Oboto, the African Goddess of Sesrenity.

ENGLISH:
God, give me grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, Courage to change the things which should be changed, and the Wisdom to distinguish the one from the other.

SWAHILI:
Mungu, nipe neema ya kukubali na utulivu mambo ambayo hayawezi kubadilishwa, ujasiri wa kubadili mambo ambayo lazima iliyopita, na Wisdom kutofautisha moja kutoka nyingine.

YORUBA:
Ọlọrun, fun mi ore-ọfẹ lati gba pẹlu serenity ohun ti a ko le yipada, Ìgboyà lati yi awọn ohun eyi ti o yẹ ki o wa ni yipada, ati awọn Ọgbọn lati se iyato ọkan lati miiran.

ZULU:
Nkulunkulu, nginike i- grace yokwamukela izinto engingakwazi ukuzishintsha., Nesibindi sokushintsha izinto okufanele zishintshwe, kanye nolwazi lokuhlukanisa okunye kunokunye.

HAUSA:
Allah, ka ba ni alherin yarda da ni’ima abubuwan da ba za a iya canja, Rashin tsoro don canja abubuwan da ya kamata a canza, da hikima na rarrabe daya daga wasu.

IGBO:
Chineke, nye m amara na-anabata na ntụsara ihe a na-apụghị gbanwere, obi ike ịgbanwe ihe nke a ga-agbanwe, na amamihe ịmata onye si ọzọ.

SOURCE: theafricangourmet.com

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