Song 1070 - purakka vantha (common)
purakka vanthanang kuRakka rumpaimen
punaththi lanRusen ...... RuRavAdip
pudaiththa langrutham padaiththe zhunthathiN
puthukku rumpaimen ...... puyameethE
serukka nenjakang kaLikka anpudan
thiLaikku ninthiRam ...... pukalAthin
thriyakka danjuman thalakkaN maNdidun
thiyakka menRozhin ...... thiduvEnO
kurakki nangkoNarn tharakkar thaNdamung
kuvatti langaiyun ...... thukaLAkak
kothiththa koNdalun thriyaksha rumkadang
kothiththu maNduvem ...... pakaiyOdath
thurakkum vimpakim puripra saNdasin
thuraththa numpiRan ...... thiRavAtha
sukaththi lanparum sekathra yangaLun
thuthikku mumpartham ...... perumALE.
......... Meaning .........
purakka vantha nam kuRak karumpai men punaththil anRu senRu uRavAdi: She came to win us over in order to protect us; She is our dear VaLLi, the sugarcane-like damsel of the KuRavAs; You went one day to the serene millet-field to see her and spoke to her in a friendly manner;
pudaiththu alangrutham padaiththu ezhuntha thiN puthuk kurumpai men puya(m) meethE: You fell for her bulging and bejewelled bosom that are strong and exquisitely beautiful, looking like tender coconuts, and for her smooth shoulders;
serukka nenjakam kaLikka anpudan thiLaikku(m) nin thiRam pukalAthu: and in a passionate trance, You happily hugged her, without releasing her and with overwhelming love; not praising Your great quality,
inthiriyak kadam sumanthu alakkaN maNdidum thiyakkam enRu ozhinthiduvEnO: I have been carrying the burden of this body consisting of five sensory organs, filled with perplexity and misery; when will I be able to get rid of that?
kurakkinam koNarnthu arakkar thaNdamum kuvattu ilangaiyum thukaLAkak kothiththa koNdalum thri aksharum: He brought along with him an army of monkeys and, in a rage, smashed the weapons of the demons and their mountainous country, Lanka, to pieces; He is Lord VishNu with the hue of black cloud; along with Him, Lord SivA, endowed with three eyes (the Sun, the Moon and Agni, the Fire),
kadam kothiththu maNdu vem pakai Odath thurakkum vimpa kimpuri prasaNda sinthuraththanum: and IndrA, the leader of the elephant AirAvadham that is bright and valorous, well-decorated with ornaments, and that gets wildly enraged and chases away evil enemies, with its saliva oozing;
piRanthu iRavAtha sukaththil anparum seka thrayangaLum thuthikkum umpar tham perumALE.: and Your devotees in eternal bliss having been granted the boon of immortality and the dear ones in the three worlds have all assembled to praise and worship You; You are the Lord of the celestials, Oh Great One!