mayil (majjai)

13
'ivan yAr?' enkuvai Ayin, ivanE
puli n'iRak kavacam pUm poRi citaiya,
ey kaNai kizitta pakaTTu ezil mArpin,
maRali anna kaLiRRu micaiyOnE;
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kaLiRE, mun'n'Ir vazagku n'AvAy pOlavum,
pal mIn n'AppaN tigkaL pOlavum,
cuRavinattu anna vALOr moyppa,
marIiyOr aRiyAtu, main'tu paTTanRE;
n'Oy ilan Akip peyarkatil amma!
10
pazana majjai ukutta pIli
kazani uzavar cUTToTu tokukkum,
kozu mIn, viLain'ta kaLLin,
vizu n'Ir vEli n'ATu kizavOnE.

tiNai pATAN tiNai; tuRai vAzttiyal.
cOzan muTit talaik kOp perun'aRkiLLi karuvUriTam celvAnaik kaNTu,cEramAn an'tuvaj cEral irumpoRaiyOTu vENmATattu mEl irun'tu,uRaiyUr ENiccEri muTa mOciyAr pATiyatu.

50
mAcu aRa vicitta vArpuRu vaLpin
mai paTu marugkul poliya, majjai
oli n'eTum pIli oN poRi maNit tAr,
polag kuzai uzijaiyoTu, poliyac cUTTi,
5
kuruti vETkai uru kezu muracam
maNNi vArA aLavai, eNNey
n'urai mukan'tanna men pUj cEkkai
aRiyAtu ERiya ennait teRuvara,
iru pARpaTukkum n'in vAL vAy ozittatai
10
atUum cAlum, n'al tamiz muzutu aRital;
atanoTum amaiyAtu, aNuka van'tu, n'in
matanuTai muzavuttOL Occi, taNNena
vIciyOyE; viyaliTam kamaza,
ivaN icai uTaiyOrkku allatu, avaNatu
15
uyar n'ilai ulakattu uRaiyuL inmai
viLagkak kETTa mARukol
valam paTu kurucil! n'I Igku itu ceyalE?

tiNai atu; tuRai iyanmozi.
cEramAn takaTUr eRin'ta peruj cEral irumpoRai muracukaTTil aRiyAtu ERiya mOcikIranait tavaRu ceyyAtu, avan tuyil ezun'tuNaiyum kavari koNTu vIciyAnai mOcikIranAr pATiyatu.

56
ERRu valan uyariya eri maruL avir caTai,
mARRu arug kaNicci, maNi miTaRROnum;
kaTal vaLar puri vaLai puraiyum mEni,
aTal ven' n'Ajcil, panaik koTiyOnum;
5
maNNuRu tiru maNi puraiyum mEni,
viN uyar puL koTi, viRal veyyOnum,
maNi mayil uyariya mARA venRi,
piNimuka Urti, oN ceyyOnum ena
jAlam kAkkum kAla munpin,
10
tOlA n'al icai, n'AlvaruLLum,
kURRu ottIyE, mARRu aruj cIRRam;
vali ottIyE, vAliyOnai;
pukaz ottIyE, ikazun'ar aTun'anai;
muruku ottIyE, munniyatu muTittalin;
15
Agku Agku avar avar ottalin, yAgkum
ariyavum uLavO, n'inakkE? atanAl,
iravalarkku arug kalam arukAtu IyA,
yavanar n'an kalam tan'ta taN kamaz tERal
pon cey punai kalattu En'ti, n'ALum
20
oN toTi makaLir maTuppa, makiz ciRan'tu,
Agku initu ozukumati! Ogku vAL mARa!
am kaN vicumpin Ar iruL akaRRum
veg katirc celvan pOlavum, kuTa ticait
taN katir matiyam pOlavum,
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n'inRu n'ilaiiyar, ulakamOTu uTanE!

tiNai atu; tuRai pUvai n'ilai.
avanai maturaik kaNakkAyanAr makanAr n'akkIranAr pATiyatu.

60
mun'n'Ir n'AppaN timil cuTar pOla,
cemmIn imaikkum mAka vicumpin
ucci n'inRa uvavu mati kaNTu,
kaTci majjaiyin curamutal cErn'ta,
5
cil vaLai viRaliyum, yAnum, val virain'tu,
tozutanem allamO, palavE kAnal
kazi uppu mukan'tu kal n'ATu maTukkum
Araic cAkATTu Azcci pOkkum
uranuTai n'On pakaTTu anna em kOn,
10
valan iragku muracin vAy vAL vaLavan,
veyil maRaik koNTa uru kezu ciRappin
mAlai veN kuTai okkumAl enavE?

tiNai atu; tuRai kuTai magkalam.
cOzan kurAppaLLit tujciya perun' tirumAvaLavanai uRaiyUr maruttuvan tAmOtaranAr pATiyatu.

116
tIm n'Irp perug kuNTu cunaip pUtta kuvaLaik
kUmpu aviz muzun'eRi puraLvarum alkul,
En'tu ezil mazaik kaN, in n'akai, makaLir
pul mUcu kavalaiya muL miTai vEli,
5
pajci munRil, ciRRil AgkaN,
pIrai n'ARiya curai ivar marugkin,
Ittu ilaik kuppai ERi, umaNar
uppu oy ozukai eNNupa mAtO;
n'OkO yAnE; tEykamA, kAlai!
10
payil pUj cOlai mayil ezun'tu Alavum,
payil iruj cilampil kalai pAyn'tu ukaLavum,
kalaiyum koLLAvAka, palavum
kAlam anRiyum maram payam pakarum
yANar aRAa viyal malai aRRE
15
aNNal n'eTu varai ERi, tan'tai
periya n'aRavin, kUr vEl pAriyatu
arumai aRiyAr, pOr etirn'tu van'ta
valam paTu tAnai vEn'tar
polam paTaik kali mA eNNuvOrE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
avanai avar pATiyatu.

120
veppuL viLain'ta vEgkaic cej cuval
kArp peyal kalitta perum pATTu Irattu,
pUzi mayagkap pala uzutu, vitti,
palli ATiya pal kiLaic cevvik
5
kaLai kAl kazAlin, tOTu olipu n'an'ti,
men mayil puniRRup peTai kaTuppa n'ITi,
karun' tAL pOki, orugku pIL virin'tu,
kIzum mElum ejcAmaip pala kAyttu,
vAlitin viLain'ta putu varaku ariya,
10
tinai koyya, kavvai kaRuppa, avaraik
kozug koTi viLark kAy kOT patam Aka,
n'ilam putaip pazuniya maTTin tERal
pul vEyk kurampaik kuTitoRum pakarn'tu,
n'aRu n'eyk kaTalai vicaippa, cORu aTTu,
15
perun'tOL tAlam pUcal mEvara,
varun'tA yANarttu; n'an'tumkollO
irum pal kUn'tal maTan'taiyar tan'tai
ATu kazai n'aralum cET cimai, pulavar
pATi AnAp paNpin pakaivar
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OTu kazal kampalai kaNTa
ceru vej cEey peru viRal n'ATE!

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
avanai avar pATiyatu.

127
'kaLagkani anna karug kOTTuc cIRiyAzp
pATu in panuval pANar uyttena,
kaLiRu ilavAkiya pul arai n'eTu veLil,
kAna majjai kaNanoTu cEppa,
5
Ikai ariya izai aNi makaLiroTu
cAyinRu' enpa, Aay kOyil;
cuvaikku initu Akiya kuyyuTai aTicil
piRarkku Ivu inRit tam vayiRu arutti,
uraicAl Ogku pukaz orIiya
10
muraicu kezu celvar n'akar pOlAtE.

tiNai atu; tuRai kaTain'ilai.
Ayai uRaiyUr ENiccEri muTamOciyAr pATiyatu.

133
mel iyal viRali! n'I n'al icai ceviyin
kETpin allatu, kANpu aRiyalaiyE;
kANTal vENTinaiAyin mANTa n'in
virai vaLar kUn'tal varai vaLi uLara,
5
kalava majjaiyin kANvara iyali,
mAri anna vaNmait
tEr vEL Ayaik kANiya cenmE!

tiNai atu; tuRai viRaliyARRuppaTai.
avanai avar pATiyatu.

141
'pANan cUTiya pacum pon tAmarai
mAN izai viRali mAlaiyoTu viLagka,
kaTum pari n'eTun' tEr pUTTu viTTu acaii,
UrIr pOlac curattiTai irun'tanir!
5
yArIrO?' ena, vinaval AnA,
kAren okkal, kaTum paci, iravala!
ven vEl aNNal kANA UgkE,
n'inninum pulliyEm mannE; iniyE,
innEm AyinEm mannE; enRum
10
uTAa, pOrA Akutal aRin'tum,
paTAam majjaikku Itta em kO,
kaTAa yAnaik kali mAn pEkan,
'et tuNai Ayinum Ittal n'anRu' ena,
maRumai n'OkkinRO anRE,
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piRar, vaRumai n'OkkinRu, avan kai vaNmaiyE.

tiNai atu; tuRai pANARRuppaTai; pulavarARRuppaTaiyum Am.
vaiyAvik kOpperum pEkanaip paraNar pATiyatu.

146
anna Aka: n'in arug kala veRukkai
avai peRal vENTEm; aTu pOrp pEka!
cIRiyAz cevvazi paNNi, n'in van pula
n'al n'ATu pATa, ennai n'ayan'tu
5
paricil n'alkuvaiAyin, kuricil! n'I
n'alkAmaiyin n'aivarac cAay,
arun' tuyar uzakkum n'in tirun'tuizai arivai
kali mayil kalAvam kAl kuvittanna,
oli men kUn'tal kamaz pukai koLIi,
10
taN kamaz kOtai punaiya,
vaN pari n'eTun' tEr pUNka, n'in mAvE!

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
avanai avaL kAraNamAka aricil kizAr pATiyatu.

252
kaRagku veL aruvi ERRalin, n'iRam peyarn'tu,
tillai anna pullen caTaiyOTu,
aL ilait tALi koyyumOnE
il vazagku maTa mayil piNikkum
5
col valai vETTuvan Ayinan, munnE!

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
avanai avar pATiyatu.

260
vaLarat toTinum, vauvupu tirin'tu,
viLari uRutarum tIm toTai n'inaiyA,
taLarum n'ejcam talaii, manaiyOL
uLarum kUn'tal n'Okki, kaLara
5
kaLLi n'Izal kaTavuL vAztti,
paci paTu marugkulai, kacipu, kaitozAa,
'kANalenkol?' ena vinavinai varUum
pANa! kENmati, yANaratu n'ilaiyE:
puravut toTuttu uNkuvaiAyinum, iravu ezun'tu
10
evvam koLkuvaiAyinum, iraNTum,
kaiyuL pOlum; kaTitu aNmaiyavE
mun Urp pUcalin tOnRi, tan Ur
n'eTu n'irai tazIiya mILiyALar
viTu kaNai n'Ittam tuTi puNai Aka,
15
venRi tan'tu, konRu kOL viTuttu,
vaiyakam pulampa vaLaiiya pAmpin
vai eyiRRu uyn'ta matiyin, maRavar
kaiyakattu uyn'ta kanRuTaip pal An
n'iraiyoTu van'ta uraiyan Aki,
20
uri kaLai aravam mAna, tAnE
aritu cel ulakil cenRanan; uTampE,
kAnac ciRRiyARRu arug karaik kAl uRRu,
kampamoTu tuLagkiya ilakkam pOla,
ampoTu tuLagki ANTu ozin'tanRE;
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uyar icai veRuppat tOnRiya peyarE,
maTamcAl majjai aNi mayir cUTTi,
iTam piRar koLLAc ciRu vazi,
paTam cey pan'tark kal micaiyatuvE.

tiNai atu; tuRai kaiyaRu n'ilai; pANpATTum Am.
......................vaTamOtag kizAr pATiyatu.

264
paraluTai marugkin patukkai cErtti,
maral vakun'tu toTutta cem pUg kaNNiyoTu,
aNi mayil pIli cUTTi, peyar poRittu,
ini n'aTTanarE, kallum; kanRoTu
5
kaRavai tan'tu pakaivar OTTiya
n'eTun'takai kazin'tamai aRiyAtu,
inRum varumkol, pANaratu kaTumpE?

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
....................uRaiyUr iLampon vANikanAr pATiyatu.

318
koy aTaku vATa, taru viRaku uNagka,
mayil am cAyal mAayOLoTu
pacittanRu amma, perun'takai UrE
manai uRai kurIik kaRai aNal cEval,
5
pANar n'arampin cukiroTu, vaya mAn
kural cey pIliyin izaitta kuTampai,
peruj cey n'ellin arici Arn'tu, tan
pun puRap peTaiyoTu vatiyum
yANarttu Akum vEn'tu vizumuRinE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
perug kunRUr kizAr pATiyatu.

344
cen'n'el uNTa pain' tOTTu majjai,
ceRi vaLai makaLir Oppalin, paRan'tu ezun'tu,
tuRai n'aNi marutattu iRukkum UroTu,
n'iRaicAl vizup poruL tarutal onRO
5
pukai paTu kUr eri parappip pakai ceytu,
paNpu il ANmai tarutal onRO
iraNTinuL onRu AkAmaiyO aritE,
kAjcip panimuRi Arag kaNNi..................
kaNi mEvan'tavaL alkul av variyE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
...............aTain'eTug kalviyAr pATiyatu.

373
urumicai muzakku ena muracam icaippa,
ceru n'avil vEzam koNmU Aka,
tEr mA azi tuLi talaii, n'Am uRak
kaNaik kARRu eTutta kaN akan pAcaRai,
5
izitaru kurutiyoTu En'tiya oL vAL
pizivatu pOlap piTTai URu uvappa,
main'tar ATiya mayagku perun' tAnai,
kogku puRampeRRa koRRa vEn'tE!
................................................taNTa mAp poRi.
10
maTak kaN mayil iyal maRaliyAgku,
n'eTuj cuvar n'al il pulampa, kaTai kazin'tu,
men tOL makaLir manRam pENAr,
puNNuva
..........................aNiyap puravi vAzka ena,
15
col n'izal inmaiyin n'al n'izal cEra,
n'uN pUN mArpin pun talaic ciRAar
ampu azi pozutil tamar mukam kANA,
........................................................R RokkAna
vEn'tu puRagkoTutta vIyn'tu uku paRan'talai,
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mATam mayagku eri maNTi, kOTu iRupu,
urum eRi malaiyin, iru n'ilam cEra,
cenROn manRa, co...
........................ NNaRin'ar kaNTu kaN alaippa,
vajci muRRam vayak kaLan Aka,
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ajcA maRavar AT pOrpu azittuk
koNTanai, peruma! kuTa pulattu atari;
polika attai, n'in paNaitanaRa............Lam!
viLagku tiNai vEn'tar kaLamtoRum cenRu,
''pukarmuka mukavai polika!'' enRu Etti,
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koNTanar' enpa, periyOr; yAnum
am kaN mAk kiNai atira oRRa,
............... len Ayinum, kAtalin Etti,
n'innOr annOr piRar ivaN inmaiyin,
man eyil mukavaikku van'ticin, peruma!
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pakaivar pukazn'ta ANmai, n'akaivarkkut
tA inRu utavum paNpin, pEyoTu
kaNa n'ari tiritarUum AgkaN, n'iNan arun'tu
cej cevi eruvai kuzIi,
ajcuvaru kiTakkaiya kaLam kizavOyE!
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tiNai atu; tuRai maRakkaLavazi; ErkkaLa uruvakamum Am.

cOzan kurAppaLLit tujciya kiLLivaLavan karuvUr eRin'tAnaik kOvUr
kizAr pATiyatu.

395
men pulattu vayal uzavar
van pulattup pakaTu viTTu,
kuRu muyalin kuzaic cUTToTu
n'eTu vALaip pal uviyal,
5
pazaj cORRup pukavu arun'ti,
putal taLavin pUc cUTi,
................................................................
...........................ariyalArun'tu;
manaik kOzip paim payirinnE,
10
kAnak kOzik kavar kuraloTu
n'Irk kOzik kUyp peyarkkun'tu;
vEy anna men tOLAl,
mayil anna men cAyalAr,
kiLi kaTiyinnE,
15
akal aLLal puL irIiyun'tu;
Agku ap pala n'alla pulan aNiyum
cIr cAnRa vizuc ciRappin,
ciRu kaN yAnaip peRal arun' tittan
cellA n'al icai uRan'taik kuNAtu,
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n'eTug kai vENmAn arug kaTip piTavUr
aRap peyarc cAttan kiLaiyEm, peruma!
mun n'AL n'aNpakal curan uzan'tu varun'ti,
katir n'ani ce ...................................... mAlai,
tan kaTait tOnRi, en uRavu icaittalin,
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tIm kural......... kin arik kural taTAriyoTu,
Agku n'inRa eRkaNTu,
ciRitum n'illAn, peritum kURAn,
arug kalam varavE aruLinan vENTi,
...........yena uraittanRi n'alki, tan manaip
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pon pOl maTan'taiyaik kATTi, 'ivanai
en pOl pORRu' enROnE; ataRkoNTu,
avan maRavalEnE; piRar uLLalEnE;
akan jAlam peritu vempinum,
mika vAnuL eri tOnRinum,
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kuLa mInoTum tAL pukaiyinum,
peruj cey n'ellin kokku ukir n'imiral
pacug kaN karunaic cUTToTu mAn'ti,
'viLaivu onRO veLLam koLka!' ena,
uLLatum illatum aRiyAtu,
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Agku amain'tanRAl; vAzka, avan tALE!

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
cOzan'ATTup piTavUr kizAr makan perujcAttanai maturai n'akkIrar pATiyatu.