cuRA (cuRavu, kOTTumIn)

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'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!
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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.

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aTu makaL mukan'ta aLavA veNNel
toTi mAN ulakkaip parUuk kuRRu arici
kATi veL ulaik koLIi, n'Izal
Ogku cinai mAvin tIm kani n'aRum puLi,
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mOTTu iru varAal kOTTu mIn kozug kuRai,
ceRuvin vaLLai, ciRu koTip pAkal,
pAtiri Uz mukai aviz viTuttanna
mey kaLain'tu, inanoTu viraii,
mUzppap peyta muzu avizp puzukkal,
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azikaLin paTun'ar kaLi aTa vaikin,
pazajcORu ayilum muzagku n'Irp paTappaik
kAvirik kizavan, mAyA n'al icaik
kiLLivaLavan uLLi, avaR paTartum;
cellEn cellEn, piRar mukam n'OkkEn;
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n'eTug kazait tUNTil viTu mIn n'oTuttu,
kiNaimakaL aTTa pAval puLigkUz
pozutu maRuttu uNNum uNTiyEn, azivu koNTu,
oru ciRai irun'tEn; ennE! 'iniyE,
aRavar aRavan, maRavar maRavan,
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maLLar maLLan, tollOr marukan,
icaiyin koNTAn, n'acai amutu uNka' ena,
mIp paTarn'tu iRan'tu, van kOl maNNi,
vaL parin'tu kiTan'ta.......................maNakka
vicippuRuttu amain'ta putuk kAzp pOrvai,
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alakin mAlai Arppa vaTTittu,
kaTiyum uNavu ennak kaTavuTkum toTEn,
'kaTun' tEr aLLaRku acAvA n'On cuval
pakaTE attai yAn vENTi van'tatu' ena,
onRu yAn peTTAaLavai, anRE
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AnRu viTTanan attai, vicumpin
mIn pUttanna uruvap pal n'irai
UrtiyoTu n'alkiyOnE; cIr koLa
izumena izitarum aruvi,
vAn tOy uyar cimait tOnRik kOvE.

tiNai atu; tuRai paricil viTai.
tAmAn tOnRik kOnai aiyUr muTavanAr pATiyatu.