Karnatik for Kids

For kids to enjoy and appreciate Karnatic music : a South-Indian Art Music Form

“mAyanai mannu (thiruppAvai pAsuram-5)”

ThiruppAvai

RAgam : srI
TAlam : Ekam (starts after 3 beats – thakita)

Lyrics:

MAyanai mannu vada Madurai maindhanai
ThUya-perunIr Yamunai-thuraivanai
Ayar kulatthil thOndrum aNI vilakkai
ThAyai kudal viLakkam seida DhAmOdharanai
ThUyOmAi vandhu-nAm thUmalar thUvitthozhudhu
VAyinAl pAdi manatthinAl sindhikka
POya pizhayum pugutharuvAn nindranavum
ThEyinil thUsAkkum seppael oar empaavaai