caer como maná del cielo
caer como maná del cielo
intransitive verb phrase
1. (idiom) (to be very welcome) 
Los pantanos estaban casi vacíos, y la lluvia cayó como maná del cielo, literalmente.The reservoirs were almost empty, and the rain fell like manna from heaven, literally.
No conseguíamos llegar a final de mes, y la herencia nos cayó como maná del cielo.We couldn't make ends meet, and the inheritance was manna from heaven.
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