Sabari malai Vaazhum Ayyappa-A tamil Bhajan
Nellai Sundari Balasubramaniyan
1.Sabari malai Vaazhum ayyapps-Un,
Sannadhi varave Aasayappa,
Kankalum unai theduthappa –un,
Karunaikku manam thaan enguthappa
1.Oh Ayyappa who lives on Sabari mountain ,
It is my desire to come before you in your temple ,
My eyes are searching for you and my mind,
Is yearning for your kindness.
2.Karthigai mudhal naal maalaiyaninthene,
Maargazhi kadaisi varai vrutham yirundhene .
Iru mudi thanai thalayil chumandhene- Un,
Iruppidam naanum virainthu vandhene .
2.I wore the garland of penance ob first day of Karthiga month,
And did I not observe penance till last day of Margazhi month,
Did I not carry the two piece bundle on my head,
And did I not know tour place of stay and come rushing there.
3.Kallum mullum paathayile-athu,
Pullai therinthathu yen kankalile,
Nadanthen undhan ninaivinile-pathayai ,
Kadanthen inbamum nenjinile,
3.The road was full of stones and thorns,
But to my eye they appeared like grass,
I walked with you in my thought and crossed ,
The path with happiness in my mind.
4,Pathginettu padikal yeri vanthen –Unnai,
Parthida karangal kuvithu irunthen,
Kankalaal unnai abaithirunthen- un ,
Karunayaal ullam magizhndirunthen.
4.I came climbing the eighteen steps ,
And as soon as I saw you , I stood saluting you with folded hands ,
I stood there covering you within my eye,
And due to your mercy My mind was full of joy,