karumpuppU

13. pAlai
tan kaTaR piRan'ta muttin Aramum,
munai tiRai koTukkum tuppin, tan malait
teRal aru marapin kaTavuT pENi,
kuRavar tan'ta can'tin Aramum,
5
iru pEr Aramum ezil peRa aNiyum
tiru vIz mArpin tennavan maRavan
kuziyil koNTa marAa yAnai
moziyin uNarttum ciRu varai allatu,
varai n'ilai inRi iravalarkku Iyum,
10
vaL vAy ampin, kOTaip porun'an
paNNi taiiya payam kezu vELviyin,
vizumitu n'ikazvatu Ayinum teRku Erpu,
kazi mazai pozin'ta pozutu koL amaiyattu,
cAyal in tuNai ivaT pirin'tu uRaiyin,
15
n'Oy inRAka ceyporuL! vayiRpaTa
mAcu il tU maTi virin'ta cEkkai,
kavavu inpuRAmaik kazika vaLa vayal,
azal n'uti anna tOkai InRa
kazani n'el In kavaimutal alagkal
20
n'irampu akan ceRuvil varampu aNaiyAt tuyalvara,
pulampoTu van'ta pozutu koL vATai,
ilagku pUg karumpin Er kazai irun'ta
veN kuruku n'arala, vIcum
n'uN pal tuvalaiya taN pani n'ALE!

poruLvayiR piriyaluRRa talaimakanait tOzi celavazugkuvittatu; uTampaTTa tUum Am. - perun'talaic cAttanAr

235. pAlai
amma vAzi, tOzi! poruL purin'tu
uLLArkollO, kAtalar? uLLiyum,
ciRan'ta ceytiyin maRan'tanarkollO?
payan n'ilam kuzaiya vIci, peyal munin'tu,
5
viNTu munniya koNTal mA mazai
magkul aRkamoTu pogkupu tuLippa,
vATaiyoTu n'ivan'ta Ay itazt tOnRi
cuTar koL akalin curugku piNi aviza,
curi mukiz mucuNTaip poti aviz vAn pU
10
vicumpu aNi mInin pacum putal aNiya,
kaLavan maN aLaic ceRiya, akal vayal
kiLai viri karumpin kaNaikkAl vAn pU
mAri am kurukin Iriya kuragka,
n'ani kaTuj civappoTu n'Amam tORRi,
15
pani kaTi koNTa paNpu il vATai
maruLin mAlaiyoTu aruL inRi n'aliya,
'n'utal iRaikoNTa ayal aRi pacalaiyoTu
tol n'alam citaiyac cAay,
ennaLkol aLiyaL?' ennAtOrE.

talaimakan pirivinkaN vERupaTTa talaimakaL, ARRAmai mItUra, tOzikkuc colliyatu. - kazArkkIran eyiRRiyAr