puRA (puRavu)

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'An mulai aRutta aRanilOrkkum,
mAN izai makaLir karuc citaittOrkkum,
pArppArt tappiya koTumaiyOrkkum,
vazuvAy marugkil kazuvAyum uLa' ena,
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'n'ilam puTaipeyarvatu Ayinum, oruvan
ceyti konROrkku uyti il' ena,
aRam pATinRE Ayizai kaNava!
'kAlai an'tiyum, mAlai an'tiyum,
puRavuk karu anna pun pula varakin
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pAl pey punkam tEnoTu mayakki,
kuRu muyal kozuj cUTu kizitta okkaloTu,
iratti n'ITiya akan talai manRattu,
karappu il uLLamoTu vENTu mozi payiRRi,
amalaik kozuj cORu Arn'ta pANarkku
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akalAc celvam muzuvatum ceytOn,
em kOn, vaLavan vAzka!' enRu, n'in
pITu kezu n'On tAL pATEn Ayin,
paTupu aRiyalanE, pal katirc celvan;
yAnO tajcam; peruma! iv ulakattu,
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cAnROr ceyta n'anRu uNTAyin,
imayattu INTi, in kural payiRRi,
koNTal mA mazai pozin'ta
n'uN pal tuLiyinum vAziya, palavE!

tiNai pATAN tiNai; tuRai iyanmozi.
cOzan kuLamuRRattut tujciya kiLLivaLavanai AlattUr kizAr pATiyatu.

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puRavin allal colliya, kaRai aTi
yAnai vAl maruppu eRin'ta veN kaTaik
kOl n'iRai tulAam pukkOn maruka!
Ital n'in pukazum anRE; cArtal
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onnAr uTkum tun arug kaTun' tiRal
tUgku eyil eRin'ta n'in UgkaNOr n'inaippin,
aTutal n'in pukazum anRE; keTu inRu,
maRam kezu cOzar uRan'tai avaiyattu,
aRam n'inRu n'ilaiyiRRu Akalin, atanAl
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muRaimai n'in pukazum anRE; maRam mikku
ezu camam kaTan'ta ezu uRaz tiNi tOL,
kaN Ar kaNNi, kali mAn, vaLava!
yAgkanam mozikO yAnE Ogkiya
varai aLan'tu aRiyAp pon paTu n'eTug kOTTu
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imayam cUTTiya Ema viRpoRi,
mAN vinai n'eTun' tEr, vAnavan tolaiya,
vATA vajci vATTum n'in
pITu kezu n'On tAL pATugkAlE?

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
avanai mAROkkattu n'appacalaiyAr pATiyatu.

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n'ilamicai vAzn'ar alamaral tIra,
teRu katirk kanali vemmai tAgki,
kAl uNavu Aka, cuTaroTu koTkum
avircaTai munivarum maruLa, koTun'ciRaik
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kUr ukirp parun'tin ERu kuRittu, orIi,
tan akam pukka kuRu n'aTaip puRavin
taputi ajcic cIrai pukka
varaiyA Ikai uravOn maruka!
n'ErArk kaTan'ta muraN miku tiruvin
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tEr vaN kiLLi tampi! vAr kOl,
koTumara maRavar peruma! kaTu mAn
kai vaN tOnRal! aiyam uTaiyEn:
'Ar punai teriyal n'in munnOr ellAm
pArppAr n'Ovana ceyyalar; maRRu itu
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n'IrttO n'inakku?' ena veRuppak kURi,
n'in yAn pizaittatu n'OvAy enninum,
n'I pizaittAy pOl n'ani n'ANinaiyE;
'tammaip pizaittOrp poRukkum cemmal
ik kuTip piRan'tOrkku eNmai kANum' ena,
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kANtaku moympa! kATTinai; Akalin,
yAnE pizaittanen; ciRakka n'in AyuL
mikku varum in n'Irk kAviri
ekkar iTTa maNalinum palavE!

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
cOzan n'alagkiLLi tampi mAvaLattAnum tAmappal kaNNaNum vaTTup poruvuzi, kai karappa, vekuNTu vaTTuk koNTu eRin'tAnai, 'cOzan makan allai, ena, n'ANiyirun'tAnait tAmappal kaNNanAr pATiyatu.

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n'IyE, puRavin allal anRiyum, piRavum
iTukkaN palavum viTuttOn marukanai,
ivarE, pulan uzutu uNmAr punkaN ajci,
tamatu pakuttu uNNum taN n'izal vAzn'ar;
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kaLiRu kaNTu azUum azAal maRan'ta
pun talaic ciRAar; manRu maruNTu n'Okki,
virun'tin punkaN n'OvuTaiyar;
kETTanaiAyin, n'I vETTatu ceymmE!

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
cOzan kuLamuRRattut tujciya kiLLivaLavan malaiyamAn makkaLai yAnaikku iTuvuzi, kOvUr kizAr pATi, uyyak koNTatu.

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pUval paTuvil kUval tONTiya
ceg kaN cil n'Ir peyta cIRil
munRil irun'ta mutu vAyc cATi
yAm kaHTu uNTena, vaRitu mAcu inRu;
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paTalai munRil ciRu tinai uNagkal
puRavum italum aRavum uNkenap
peytaRku ellinRu pozutE; atanAn,
muyal cuTTa Ayinum tarukuvEm; pukutan'tu
Igku irun'tImO, mutu vAyp pANa!
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koTug kOTTu AmAn n'aTugku talaik kuzavi
pun talaic ciRAar kanRu enap pUTTum
cIRUr mannan n'erun'ai jAgkar,
vEn'tu viTu toziloTu cenRanan; van'tu, n'in
pATini mAlai aNiya,
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vATAt tAmarai cUTTuvan n'inakkE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
AlagkuTi vagkanAr pATiyatu.