Asase Yaa

Old Woman Earth ....
She who Lent the Rights..
Of Cultivation to the Living ....
My Prayer to You, of Thanksgiving
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"Earth, When I am about to Die,
I Lean on you.
Earth, While I am Alive,
I Depend on You."
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Lilacs in your Hair .. Ever Present Mother
In each Grain of Sand is thy Story
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Giver of Nkwagye the Salvation of Life
And Nkwa to live Life without Strife
To your Everlasting Glory
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That Man is Tame is thy Domain...
Giver of Law and Ethics
Scales of Justice
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With Each Field I till..
With Thee I am Still
 And when Death comes to Claim..
I become One with thy Fame
Bringing Life to the Land with my Will
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The Fertile Fields and the Woman's Yield
All Have felt thy Hand
Hail and Thanks Be Great Mother
For your Back upon which we Stand
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Upholder of Truth, our Lady Fair
To kiss the dust of thy Breast...
Is proof of the Tale
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Hail Great Mother
Whose Love is in the Earth
Thy gifts to your Children
Are an Unending source of Mirth
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A Smile to the Lips with a Song in the Heart
Praises we Sing, when the Plantings to Start
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Hail bringer of Life, bringer of Law and Order
Hail Old Mother Earth, your Children
Have Crossed the Border
Into the Lands of Sweetness and Heart
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Asase Yaa, Aberewa, Asase Efua
Names without End do we Call You
Blessed Be, Asase Yaa
To Be Cherished Forever, We Adore You



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