I was grateful to you God when I was born as a mineral;
I was grateful to you God when I died as a mineral and became a plant;
I was grateful to you God when I died as a plant and became an animal;
I was grateful to you God when I died as an animal and became a man.
I am grateful to you God when you allowed me to be alive when my mother died.
I am grateful to you my God to teach me what my mother’s love was.
I am grateful to you God when you allowed me and my wife live when my child was deprived of his life, on the day of delivery.
I am grateful to you my God for you have gifted us with a girl child and made our lives colorful and joyful.
I am grateful to you God to show me the pains and aches of many bodies and agonies of many souls.
I am grateful to you my God to show me what difficulty is, what poverty is, what love is, what hope is, what faith is and what Faith is.
I am grateful to you my God to be my constant companion and teacher in all my days of pleasure and of pain and difficulty, and a teacher by my side, invisible as ever, teaching me every moment of my life.
Oh my God, I am ever grateful to you for you have placed me in this beautiful Earth, where all your art and science glitter, your creations flutter with faith, hope and action and with touching scenes of one good soul helping the less fortunate soul.
Oh God, I am learning from you every minute and am ever grateful for your light and love.