In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >
This refrain comes from a longer Punjabi song of praise paraphrasing Psalm 150, which was recorded in Lahore in 1989. As the psalm encourages, singing is customarily accompanied by various small instruments, including the paired (high- and low-toned) hand drums called tabla.
Display Title: Blest Be God, Praised Forever (Rab ki hove sanaa hameshaa)First Line: Blest be God, praised forever and worshiped (Rab ki hove sanaa hameshaa)Tune Title: SANAAAuthor: Anon.; James MinchinMeter: IrregularScripture: Psalm 150Date: 2013Subject: Adoration | ; Music and the Arts | ; Praise |