veLimAn

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iravalar puravalai n'Iyum allai;
puravalar iravalarkku illaiyum allar;
iravalar uNmaiyum kAN, ini; iravalarkku
IvOr uNmaiyum kAN, ini; n'in Urk
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kaTimaram varun'tat tan'tu yAm piNitta
n'eTu n'al yAnai em paricil;
kaTumAn tOnRal! celval yAnE.

tiNai atu; tuRai paricil viTai.
avar veLimAnuzaic cenRArkku veLimAn tujcuvAn tampiyaip 'paricil koTu' ena, avan ciRitu koTuppak koLLAtu pOy, kumaNanaip pATi,kumaNan pakaTu koTuppak koNarn'tu n'inRu, veLimAn Urk kaTimarattu yAttuc ce

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'n'ITu vAzka?' enRu, yAn n'eTug kaTai kuRuki,
pATi n'inRa paci n'ATkaNNE,
'kOTaik kAlattuk kozu n'izal Aki,
poyttal aRiyA uravOn cevimutal
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vittiya panuval viLain'tanRu n'anRu' ena
n'acci irun'ta n'acai pazutAka,
aTTa kuzici azal payan'tAagku,
'aLiyartAmE Arka' ennA
aRan il kURRam tiRan inRu tuNiya,
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Uzin uruppa erukkiya makaLir
vAzaip pUvin vaLai muRi citaRa,
mutu vAy okkal paricilar iragka,
kaLLi pOkiya kaLariam paRan'talai,
veL vEl viTalai cenRu mAyn'tananE:
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Agku atu n'Oy inRAka; Ogku varaip
puli pArttu oRRiya kaLiRRu irai pizaippin,
eli pArttu oRRAtAkum; mali tiraik
kaTal maNTu punalin izumenac cenRu,
n'aniyuTaip paricil tarukam,
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ezumati, n'ejcE! tuNipu mun'tuRuttE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
veLimAnuzaic cenRArkku, avan tujca, iLa veLimAn ciRitu koTuppa, koLLAtu, perujcittiranAr pATiyatu.

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kavi cen' tAzik kuvi puRattu irun'ta
cevi cej cEvalum pokuvalum veruvA,
vAy van kAkkaiyum kUkaiyum kUTi,
pEey AyamoTu peTTAgku vazagkum
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kATu munninanE, kaL kAmuRun'an;
toTi kazi makaLirin tol kavin vATi,
pATun'ar kaTumpum paiyenRanavE;
tOTu koL muracum kizin'tana, kaNNE;
AL il, varai pOl, yAnaiyum maruppu izan'tanavE;
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ven' tiRal kURRam perum pEtuRuppa,
en'tai Akula ataR paTal aRiyEn;
an'tO! aLiyEn van'tanen; manRa
en Akuvarkol, en tunniyOrE?
mAri iravin, maram kaviz pozutin,
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Ar ajar uRRa n'ejcamoTu, orAgkuk
kaN il Uman kaTal paTTAgku,
varai aLan'tu aRiyAt tirai aru n'Ittattu,
avala maRu cuzi maRukalin,
tavalE n'anRuman; takutiyum atuvE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
veLimAn tujciya pin avar pATiyatu.