tERRA (illam)

4. mullai
mullai vain' n'unai tOnRa, illamoTu
paig kAR konRai men piNi aviza,
irumpu tirittanna mA iru maruppin,
paral aval aTaiya, iralai, teRippa,
5
malarn'ta jAlam pulampu puRakkoTuppa,
karuvi vAnam kataz uRai citaRi,
kAr ceytanRE, kavin peRu kAnam.
kuragku uLaip polin'ta koycuvaR puravi,
n'arampu Arttanna, vAgku vaLpu ariya,
10
pUtta pogkart tuNaiyoTu vatin'ta
tAtu uN paRavai pEtuRal ajci,
maNi n'A Artta mAN vinait tEran,
uvakkAN tOnRum kuRum poRai n'ATan,
kaRagku icai vizavin uRan'taik kuNAtu,
15
n'eTum perug kunRattu amanRa kAn'taT
pOtu aviz alarin n'ARum
Ay toTi arivai! n'in mAN n'alam paTarn'tE.

tOzi talaimakaLaip paruvag kATTi vaRpuRuttiyatu. - kuRugkuTi marutanAr

364. mullai
mAtiram putaiyap pAay, kAl vIzttu,
ERuTaip peru mazai pozin'tena, avaltORu
ATu kaLap paRaiyin vari n'uNal kaRagka,
Ay pon avir izai tUkkiyanna
5
n'ITu iNark konRai kavin peRa, kATu uTan
cuTar purai tOnRip putal talaik koLAa,
mullai illamoTu malara, kalla
paku vAyp paij cunai mA uNa malira,
kAr toTagkinRE kAlai; kAtalar
10
vej cina vEn'tan viyan perum pAcaRai,
venRi vETkaiyoTu n'ammum uLLAr;
yAtu ceyvAmkol? tOzi! n'Otakak
kolai kuRittanna mAlai
tunaitaru pOztin, n'In'talO aritE!

paruvam kaNTu azin'ta talaimakaL tOzikkuc colliyatu. - maturai marutagkizAr makanAr perugkaNNanAr