Karnatik for Kids

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

“santhatham bandha (thiruppugazh)”

Thiruppugazh

Lyrics:

rAgam : sAmA

tALam  : angatAlam (angathALam (7 1 /2) thaka-thakita thaka-Dhimi thaka-Dhimi-thaka)

santhatham bandha thodarAlae
sanjalan thunji thiriyAdhae

kandhan yendr-endrutr-unai nALum
kandu kond-anbu-triduvaenO

thandhiyin kombai puNarOnae
sankaran pangir shivai bAlA

senthilan kandi kadhirvaelA
thenparam-kundrin perumALae

Note – In singing line by line, the line repeated has been sung in a gentle voice for kids to follow.