evarunnAru brOvaShow Details
|O Lord! Who (else) is there to protect me? |
Why this much of delay?
vivarambugA telupavayyaShow Details
vizvEza zrI paJcanadIza1
|Please tell me in detail,|
O Lord of Universe! O Lord of the five rivers!
manasAraga dhyanimpanuShow Details
manasu nilupu marmambu delipi
tanavADanE talaci dhairya-
mosagu tyAgarAja vinuta
|In order that I may meditate on you whole-heartedly, |
revealing the secret of stopping the mind,
please bestow on me courage by considering me to be yours,
O Lord praised by this Tyagaraja!
- 1 The temple-town Tiruvaiyaru in Tamilnadu is referred to as paJcanada in Sanskrit. Its presiding deity is paJcanadIza (Siva).
- As per remarks available in the book of Sri TK Govinda Rao, this Kriti is believed to be not written by Sri Thyagaraja, but sung by certain lineage of his disciples.)