The National Anthem Lyrics for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
“Saint Vincent was officially adopted as the national anthem of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in the year of 1979.
Vincentian National Anthem Lyrics in English
With joyful hearts we pledge to thee
Our loyalty and love, and vow
To keep you ever free.
Whate’er the future brings,
Our faith will see us through.
May peace reign from shore to shore,
And God bless and keep us true.
2. Hairoun! Our fair and blessed Isle,
Your mountains high, so clear and green,
Are home to me, though I may stray,
A haven, calm, serene.
3. Our little sister islands are
Those gems, the lovely Grenadines,
Upon their seas and golden sands
The sunshine ever beams.
When is Vincentian National Anthem Played or Sung?
National anthem of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is generally played or performed throughout national holidays, particularly on the independence day events in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It is also carried out during cultural and other celebrations in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, generally marking off the beginning or the end of such celebrations.
National anthem of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is also often performed in international sporting occasions, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport events.
What is the importance of Vincentian National Anthem in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines?
The national anthem of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, like other nationwide symbols of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, embodies the custom, past history, and beliefs of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and its people. For this reason, it helps evoke feelings of patriotism among the Vincentian individuals and advises them of their Saint Vincent and the Grenadines’s glory, beauty, and abundant heritage.
It also helps unite the citizens of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines by one single song or music. Throughout the performance of the Vincentian national anthem, people of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, regardless of their ethnic distinctions, rise up in unison and listen attentively or sing the song with great determination.
Sports men and women from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines also feel an excellent moment of gratification when they receive a medal at an international sporting event while Saint Vincent and the Grenadines’s national anthem is played in the background. It gives them a feeling of having actually made their country proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in schools are taught to respect their nation and establish a spirit of unity among themselves.