O Canada
(bilingual version)

Dive into the heart of Canada’s national identity with ‘O Canada,’ a musical masterpiece that unites the nation in pride and patriotism. Composed by Calixa Lavallée and with lyrics by Sir Adolphe-Basile Routhier, this anthem captures the essence of Canada’s diverse heritage. Adopted officially in 1980, ‘O Canada’ is a bilingual anthem, resonating in both English and French, reflecting the country’s commitment to unity and inclusivity. Join us on a journey through the history and significance of this iconic anthem, celebrating the spirit of our home and native land.

O Canada (bilingual version)

O Canada! Our home and native land!
True patriot love in all of us command.
Car ton bras sait porter l’épée,
Il sait porter la croix!
Ton histoire est une épopée
Des plus brillants exploits.
God keep our land glorious and free!
O Canada, we stand on guard for thee.
O Canada, we stand on guard for thee.