mAnRamai aRiyA

238. kuRijci
mAnRamai aRiyA maram payil iRumpin,
InRu iLaippaTTa vayavup piNap pacittena,
maTa mAn valci tarIiya, n'aTu n'AL,
iruL mukaic cilampin, irai vETTu ezun'ta
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paNai maruL eruttin pal vari irum pOttu,
maTak kaN AmAn mAtirattu alaRa,
taTak kOTTu AmAn aNNal EeRu,
n'anan'talaik kAnattu valam paTat tolaicci,
irug kal viyal aRai civappa Irkkum
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perug kal n'ATa! piritiAyin,
marun'tum uTaiyaiyO maRRE irappOrkku
izai aNi n'eTun' tEr kaLiRoTu enRum
mazai curan'tanna Ikai, vaN makiz,
kazal toTit taTak kai, kalimAn, n'aLLi
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n'aLi mukai uTain'ta n'aRug kAr aTukkattu,
pOn'tai muzu mutal n'ilaiiya kAn'taL
men piNi mukai avizn'tu alarn'ta
taN kamaz putu malar n'ARum n'aRu n'utaRkE?

iravukkuRi van'ta talaimakaRkut tOzi colliyatu. - kapilar