gajavadana bEDuve gauri tanaya
trijaga vanditane sujanara porevane
|O elephant-faced Lord, I beg you, the son of Gowri!|
Saluted by the three worlds, the protector of the virtuous!
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mUSikavAhana munijana prEma
|O Holder of the noose and the goad!|
One with the mouse as Your vehicle, and beloved of the sages1!
mOdadi ninnaya pAdava tOrO
sAdhu vanditane Adaradindali
sarasijanAbha zrI purandara viThalana
nirata neneyuvante dayamADO
|Show me Your feet with love|
One who is worshipped by the sadhus with great fanfare2!
May the lotus-naveled Purandara Vittala
Be in my thoughts forever by Your divine grace!
- 1An alternative translation could be "One who loves the sages."
- 2Alternatively, could read, "One who is worshipped by sadhus, please happily grant me the wish to have the lotus-naveled Purandara Vittala in my thoughts forever."
- Maharajapuram Santhanam (mp3)