Papa’ Sombran Mapagåhes
dandan / fino' chamoru

Papa’ Sombran Mapagåhes

Ti siña mumaigo’ yu’ på’go achokka’ gof yafai yu’. Meggai na cho’cho’ hu kekena’funhåyan på’go. Esta matutuhon un nuebu na såkkan gi UOG. Guaha deadline para un tinige’-hu academic agupa’, ya inalulula para bei na’funhåyan este ya na’hånaogue. Gi chatmaigo’-hu på’go, lumailailai yu’ gi komputå-hu, ya hu sodda’ i lyrics para este na kånta “Papa’ … Continue reading

Hagu i Inan i Langhet
dandan / fino' chamoru

Hagu i Inan i Langhet

Estague i palabras para unu mås ya-hu na kantan Chamoru, Hågu Inan i Langhet or “You are the Light of Heaven.”Anai gof hoben i hagå-hu si Sumahi, gof ya-hu kumantåyi gui’ ni este na kånta. Ko’lo’lo’ña anai lalalo gui’ yan malago’ yu’ muna’suheta gui’. Anai eståba ham yan iyo-ku grandmother gi kareta, fihu hu na’dandan … Continue reading

Guinahan i Tano’
dandan / kuttura

Guinahan i Tano’

One of my favorite songs from meggai na kanta yan lalai ginen i inetnon Pa’a Taotao Tano’ is called “Guinahan i Tano’.” I first heard the song in 2013 at Pa’a’s annual competition Dinanña’ Minagof, when it was performed as the finale for the event. It was truly an inspiring moment, as all the fa’fa’na’gue … Continue reading