381-390

381. pAlai
ALi n'al mAn aNagkuTai oruttal
mILi vEzattu n'eTun'takai pulampa,
En'tal veN kOTu vAgki, kuruku arun'tum
ajcu varat takun'a AgkaN, majcu tapa,
5
azal kAnRu tiritarum alagku katir maNTilam
n'izal cUnRu uNTa n'irampA n'IL iTai,
kaRRu urik kuTampaik kata n'Ay vaTukar
vil cinam taNin'ta veruvaru kavalai,
kuruti ATiya pulavu n'ARu iruj ciRai
10
eruvaic cEval INTu kiLait tozuti,
paccUn koLLai cARRi, paRai n'ivan'tu,
cekkar vAnin vicumpu aNi koLLum
aruj curam n'In'tiya n'amminum, porun'tAr
munai araN kaTan'ta vinai val tAnai,
15
tEn imir n'aRun' tAr, vAnavan uTaRRiya
onnAt tevvar man eyil pOla,
perum pAz koNTa mEniyaL, n'eTitu uyirttu,
varun'tumkol? aLiyaL tAnE curumpu uNa,
n'eTu n'Ir payan'ta n'irai itazk kuvaLai
20
etir malar iNaip pOtu anna, tan
ari matar mazaik kaN teN pani koLavE!

talaimakan iTaic curattut tan n'ejciRkuc colliyatu. - maturai iLagkaucikanAr

382. kuRijci
'piRar uRu vizumam piRarum n'Opa;
tam uRu vizumam tamakkO tajcam;
kaTampu koTi yAttu, kaNNi cUTTi,
vERu pal kurala oru tUkku in iyam
5
kATu kezu n'eTu vET pATu koLaikku ERpa,
aNagku ayar viyan kaLam poliya, paiyat
tUgkutal purin'tanar, n'amar' ena, Agku avaRku
aRiyak kURal vENTum tOzi!
aruvi pAyn'ta karu viral man'ti
10
cezug kOT palavin pazam puNaiyAka,
cAral pEr Ur muntuRai izitarum
vaRan uRal aRiyAc cOlai,
viRal malai n'ATan col n'ayan'tOyE!

iravukkuRic ciRaippuRamAkat tOzi talaimakaTkuc colliyatu. - kapilar

383. pAlai
taR puran'tu eTutta eR tuRan'tu uLLAL,
Urum cEriyum OrAgku alar eza,
kATum kAnamum avanoTu tuNin'tu,
n'ATum tEyamum n'ani pala iRan'ta
5
ciRu vankaNNikku Er tERuvar ena,
vATinai vAziyO, vayalai! n'ALtoRum,
pal kiLaik koTik kompu alamara malarn'ta
alkultalaik kUTTu am kuzai utaviya,
vinai amai varal n'Ir vizut toTi tattak
10
kamajcUl peru n'iRai tayagka mukan'tu koNTu,
Ay maTak kaNNaL tAy mukam n'Okki,
pey cilampu olippap peyarvanaL, vaikalum,
Ara n'Ir UTTip purappOr
yAr maRRup peRukuvai? aLiyai n'IyE!

makaT pOkkiya tAy colliyatu. - kayamanAr

384. mullai
'irun'ta vEn'tan arun' tozil muTittena,
purin'ta kAtaloTu perun' tEr yAnum
ERiyatu aRin'tanRu allatu, van'ta
ARu n'ani aRin'tanROilenE; "tAay,
5
muyaR paRaz ukaLum mullai am puRavil,
kavaik katir varakin cIRUr AgkaN,
mel iyal arivai ilvayin n'iRIi,
izimin" enRa n'in mozi maruNTicinE;
vAn vazagku iyaRkai vaLi pUTTinaiyO?
10
mAn uru Aka n'in manam pUTTinaiyO?
uraimati vAziyO, valava!' ena, tan
varai maruL mArpin aLippanan muyagki,
manaik koNTu pukkanan, n'eTun' takai;
virun'tu Er peRRanaL, tirun'tizaiyOLE.

vinai muRRiya talaimakanatu varavu kaNTu, uzaiyar colliyatu. - okkUr mAcAttiyAr

385. pAlai
tan Oranna Ayamum, mayil iyal
en Oranna tAyarum, kANa,
kai val yAnaik kaTun' tErc cOzar
kAvirip paTappai uRan'tai anna
5
ponnuTai n'eTu n'akar, puraiyOr ayara,
n'al mAN vizavil takaram maNNi,
yAm pala puNarppac collAL, kAmpoTu
n'elli n'ITiya kal aRaik kavAan,
atta Alattu alan'talai n'eTu vIz
10
tittik kuRagkil tirun'ta urija,
vaLaiyuTai munkai aLaii, kiLaiya
payil irum piNaiyal pacug kAzk kOvai
akal amai alkul paRRi, kUn'tal
ATu mayil pIliyin pogka, n'anRum,
15
tAn amar tuNaivan Ukka, Ugki,
uLLAtu kazin'ta muL eyiRRut tuvar vAyc
ciRu vankaNNi cilampu kazIi,
aRiyAt tEettaL Akutal koTitE.

makaT pOkkiya cevilittAy colliyatu. - kuTavAyiR kIrattanAr

386. marutam
poykai n'Irn'Ayp pulavu n'ARu irum pOttu
vALai n'AL irai tErum Ura!
n'ANinen, peruma! yAnE pANan
mal aTu mArpin vali uRa varun'ti,
5
etirtalaik koNTa Ariyap porun'an
n'iRait tiraL muzavut tOL kaiyakattu ozin'ta
tiRan vERu kiTakkai n'Okki, n'al pOrk
kaNaiyan n'ANiyAgku maRaiyinaL
mella van'tu, n'alla kURi,
10
'mai Ir Oti maTavOy! yAnum n'in
cEriyEnE; ayal ilATTiyEn;
n'ugkai Akuven n'inakku' ena, tan kait
toTu maNi mel viral taNNenat taivara,
n'utalum kUn'talum n'Ivi,
15
pakal van'tu peyarn'ta vANutaR kaNTE.

tOzi vAyil maRuttatu; talaimakaL takuti colliyatUum Am. - paraNar

387. pAlai
tirun'tuizai n'ekizn'tu, perun' tOL cAay,
ari matar mazaik kaN kaluzac celvIr!
varuvIr Akutal uraimin mannO
pUk kaN paRain'ta pun talaic ciRAaroTu
5
av vari konRa kaRai cEr vaL ukirp
pacai viral pulaitti n'eTitu picain'tu UTTiya
pUn' tukil imaikkum, polan kAz alkul,
av vari citaiya n'Okki, vev vinaip
payil aril kiTan'ta vETTu viLi verIi,
10
varip puRa italin maNik kaT pETai
n'uN poRi aNin'ta eruttin, kUr muT
ceg kAl, cEval payirum AgkaN,
vil INTu aruj camam tataiya n'URi,
n'al icai n'iRutta n'ANuTai maRavar
15
n'irai n'ilai n'aTukal porun'ti, imaiyAtu,
irai n'acaiik kiTan'ta mutu vAyp palli
ciRiya teRRuvatuAyin, 'periya
OTai yAnai uyarn'tOr Ayinum,
n'inRAgkup peyarum kAnam
20
cenROrman' ena irukkiRpOrkkE.

talaimakaLatu kuRippu aRin'tu, tOzi talaimakanaic celavu azugkac colliyatu. - maturai marutan iLan'AkanAr

388. kuRijci
amma vAzi, tOzi n'am malai
amai aRuttu iyaRRiya vev vAyt taTTaiyin,
n'aRu virai Aram aRa eRin'tu uzuta
uLaik kural ciRu tinai kavartalin, kiLai amal
5
peru varai aTukkattuk kurIi Oppi,
Ogku iruj cilampin oL iNar n'aRu vI
vEgkai am kavaTTiTai n'ivan'ta itaNattu,
pon maruL n'aRun' tAtu Utum tumpi
in icai OrA irun'tanamAka,
10
'mai Ir Oti maTa n'allIrE!
n'ovvu iyaR pakazi pAyn'tena, puN kUrn'tu,
evvamoTu van'ta uyar maruppu oruttal n'um
punattuzip pOkal uRumO maRRu?' ena,
cinavuk koL jamali ceyirttup puTai ATa,
15
collik kazin'ta val viR kALai
cAn'tu Ar akalamum takaiyum mika n'ayan'tu,
Igku n'Am uzakkum evvam uNarAL,
n'annar n'ejcamoTu mayagki, 'veRi' ena,
annai tan'ta mutu vAy vElan,
20
'em iRai aNagkalin van'tanRu, in' n'Oy;
taNi marun'tu aRival' ennum Ayin,
vinavin evanO maRRE 'kanal cina
maiyal vEza mey uLampOka,
UTTiyanna Un puraL ampoTu
25
kATTu mAn aTi vazi oRRi,
vETTam cellumO, n'um iRai?' enavE?

iravukkuRic ciRaippuRamAkat talaimakaL tOzikkuc colliyatu; tOzi talaimakaTkuc colliyatUum Am. - UTTiyAr

389. pAlai
aRiyAy vAzi, tOzi! n'eRi kural
cAn'tu Ar kUn'tal uLari, pOtu aNin'tu,
tEm kamaz tiru n'utal tilakam taiiyum,
pal itaz etir malar kiLLi vERu paTa
5
n'al iLa vana mulai alliyoTu appiyum,
perun' tOL toyyil varittum, ciRu paraTTu
am cej cIRaTip pajci UTTiyum,
eR puRan'tan'tu, n'iR pArATTi,
pal pUj cEkkaiyin pakalum n'IgkAr,
10
manaivayin iruppavarmannE tunaitan'tu,
irappOr En'tu kai n'iRaiya, purappOr
pulampu il uLLamoTu putuva tan'tu uvakkum
arum poruL vETTam eNNi, kaRuttOr
ciRu pun kiLavic cellal pAzpaTa,
15
n'al icai tam vayin n'iRumAr, val vEl
vAna varampan n'al n'ATTu umpar,
vEnil n'ITiya veg kaTaRRu aTai mutal,
ARu cel vampalar vERu pirin'tu alaRa,
kolai vemmaiyin n'ilai peyarn'tu uRaiyum
20
perug kaLiRu tolaicciya irug kEz ERRai
cem pula marugkil tan kAl vAgki,
valam paTu venRiyoTu cilampakam cilampa,
paTu mazai urumin muzagkum
n'eTu mara marugkin malai iRan'tOrE!

piriviTai vERupaTTa talaimakaL vaRpuRukkum tOzikkuc colliyatu. - n'akkIranAr

390. n'eytal
uvar viLai uppin koLLai cARRi,
atar paTu pUziya cEN pulam paTarum
tatar kOl umaNar pati pOku n'eTu n'eRik
kaNa n'irai vAzkkaitAn n'anRukollO?
5
vaNar curi mucci muzutum man puraLa,
aitu akal alkul kavin peRap punain'ta
pal kuzait toTalai olkuvayin olki,
' ''n'ellum uppum n'ErE; UrIr!
koLLIrO'' enac cEritoRum n'uvalum,
10
av vAgku un'ti, amait tOLAy! n'in
mey vAz uppin vilai eyyAm' ena,
ciRiya vilagkinamAka, periya tan
ari vEy uNkaN amarttanaL n'Okki,
'yArIrO, em vilagkiyIir?' ena,
15
mUral muRuvalaL pErvanaL n'inRa
cil n'irai vAl vaLaip polin'ta
pal mAN pEtaikku ozin'tatu, en n'ejcE!

talaimakan pAgkaRkuc colliyatu; n'ejciRkuc colliyatUum Am. - ammUvanAr