ETi 1yOcanalu jEsEvurAShow Details
eduru palkuvArevaru lErurA
|What kind of musings are You doing? There is none to counter You.|
nOTi mATa jArcaga rAdurAShow Details
kOTi vElpulalO mETiyaina nIv(ETi)
|It is not appropriate to slip on one's promise; what kind of musings are You – the excellent one among crores of Gods – doing? |
meNDu zUrulalO venuka tIyavaniShow Details
2reNDu mATalADE vADu 3kAdani
aNDa kOTla pAliJcu vADani
caNDa maunulADa 4tyAgarAja nuta (ETi)
|While the great sages proclaim – that among numerous heroes You are the One who would not retreat, that You are not the One who speaks two words, and that You are the One who rules crores of Universes, O Lord praised by this Tyagaraja! what kind of musings are You doing?|
- 3kAdani – kADani
- 4tyAgarAja nuta – tyAgarAja nutE
- 2reNDu mATalu ADu – go back on one’s word. Please also refer to Kriti 'oka mATa' - rAga hari kAmbhOji, wherein Sri Tyagaraja praises Lord Rama as one who is true to his word.
- 1yOcana – In some books this has been translated as 'hesitation'. This Telugu word and the same Tamil word 'yOsanai', though colloquially used to mean 'hesitation', the actual meaning is 'deliberation' 'reflection' etc.