raJjani niraJjaniShow Details
ratna kaJcukAbharaNa bhUSaNi talli
|O Delighter! O Spotless one!|
O Mother, adorned with gem-studded bodice and jewels!
paJca bANAri1 prEma priya sakhiShow Details
praNavAkAra paJjara sthita zuki
|O beloved companion of Siva (Cupid's enemy)!|
O parrot residing in the Omkara-cage!
kaJjadaLa lOcani kAmAkSiShow Details
karuNA rasayuta cAru kaTAkSi
saJcita pApamella pOgoTTi
saJcalamu dIrcci sadA brOvumu2
|O lotus petal eyed Kamakshi!|
One who casts a benevolent glance, full of compassion!
Dispelling all the sins accrued (by me),
and ending the wavering (of mind), always protect me!
- 1paJca bANa - "(having) five-arrows", is a bahuvrIhi compound that refers to Manmatha or Cupid. Siva, who reduced Cupid to ashes with the glance of his third eye, is his ari (enemy).
- Trissur Ramachandran (streaming audio)