Kesadhi padha, padathi kesa stotram
Prayer from head to feet and feet to head
1.Yennunni krishnane kannil ammaru jnan,
Kanunna naalil eevannam kaanename,
Pichakam, mulla chemanthika , chembakam,
Thechi mandharavum choodi kaanenme.
I would like to see , when I am able to see ,
My baby Krishna within my eyes,
I would like to see him wearing jasmine ,
Red flowers , champa, ixora ans mandhara flowers.
2.Koorirul paithalodu mevidunna,
Neriyorakkuzal othu kanename,
Panchami chandranodotha nethi thatam,
Chanchalam ver peditheettu kanename
I would like to see in the pitch darkness the flute,
Which is always with the thin flute,
I would like to see, separating my confusion.,
His forehead which is like the fifth phase of the moon.
3.AAkamerum kuriyum thilakangalum,
Nokkum anneramanneram kaanename,
Manmadhan villinnu thanma nimichezhum,
Nirmalamaam kunu chilli kaanename.
I would like to see you kooking deeply at,
The divine signs as well as Thilakas,
I would like to see the very pure eye brows,
Which are like the bow of the god of love.
4.Anjana kannezhuthum mizhi konu,
Mingenmana kombil ammaru kaanename,
Thaavum yel poovode kozha kondeedezhum,
Bhangi cher nasika thellu kaanename
I would like to see within my mind , your,
Eyes with eye blackener and the corner of the eye,
I would like to see the nose with added beauty ,
Which is similar to the flower of the sesame.
5.Dasrpanathude visramam psaazhpedum,
Shilpamerum kpolangal kaanename,
Ponnzhinjaal thozhum karnathil aadunna,
Kundalam minnumaraonnu kanename
I would like to see the artistic cheeks ,
Which spoils the rest period of the mirror,
I would like to see the shining ear globes,
Which waves on the ear and is saluted by golden swing.
6.Thondiye kondu poi kundanadichuda,
Nindalaakkunna nin vaayum kaanename,
Chemparathiyum angu ambarannidezhu-,
Mimbemerunna adharangal kaanename.
I would like to see your mouth which is ,
Like being painted by the red fruit called thondi,
I would like to see your sweet lips,
Which would make the hibiscus flower surprised.
Athyantha shuddha danthangal kaanename,
Veena than nadhavum koneelaakeedunna,
Vanithan than melavum onnu kaamename.
I would like see your very clean teeth,
Which will find five thousand defects to the pearl,
I would to see the sound of your voice,
Which will drive the music of veena in to a corner.
8.Thingal pole vilangidum thirumukha,
Pankajam yennullil yinnu kanename,
Chandranodum mudhaa por jayichedunnor,
Adbhuthammam ganda shandam kaanename.
I would like to see within my mind your lotus face,
Which is ver much like the moon,
I would like to see the wonderful cheeks ,
Of yours which wil, win war with the moon himself.
9.Sankhinu sankhas paarm valartheedunna,
Inbamerum kandam ingu kaanename,
Koopiyodum mudha por jyacheedunor,
Adbuthamaakum kazhuthu kaanenme.
I would like to see your very sweet neck,
Which will create doubts to the conch itself,
I would like to see your wonderful neck,
Which is saluted by those who win the battle before they run.
10.Koodave mothiravum kuzhal thaliyum,
Aadi veenedunna mala kanename ,
Maar viriyum mani tholum valakalum,
Saarva kalam velichathu kanename.
I would like to see your garland which shakes and falls,
Along with the ring as well as your flute,
I would like to see in the light at all times,
Your unfolded chest and pearl like shoulders.
11;Sri vathsa shobhayum , kausthubha rathnavum,
Sri vanya maalakalodu kanename,
Maar virivum mani tholum valakalum,
Saarva kaalam velichathu kaanename.
I would like to see along with the forest garland,
tHe shine of Sri vathsa and the the Kausthubha gem,
I would like always to see in light ,
Your broad chest, gem like shoulders and bangles.
12.Trikkaram naalilum sankhgu chakram,
Gadha padhmavum yeppozhum koode kaanename ,
Chentharil manini konga punarunna,
Chenthalir pani padmangal kaanename.
I would like to see always the four hands , carrying,
Conch , chakra , Mace as well as lotus flower,
I would like to see your very soft lotus like hands,
Which caress the breasts of your darling.
13.Bangiyil nalla romavali pokkilum,
Kinkiniyum mani kaanchi kaanename,
Pattu kettiyuduthittu naalanchu vaalittu,
Paadi kalicheettu kaanename,
I would like to see his waist belt along with bells,
As well as the row of hairs round his belly button,
I would like to see you singing and dancing ,
Wearing silk along with four or five tails.
14.Pattu udayodu udal jnanumittangine,
Padma vilochanan thane kanename,
Thooninnu dhooshanam paaramekum thuda,
Jnanoru naaloru neram kaanename.
I would like to see him with lotus like eyes,
Dressed in silk cloths and tied with a thread,
I would like to see daily once,
With his thigh which will find fault with pillar.
15.cheppinangu adbuthammereyundaai varum,
Nan muzhankaal ina random kaanename,
Mokkeveyi kshanam kondu kaanename
I would like to see the twin calves,
Which would make a closed tin wonder,
I would like to see now within second,
The prettiness of his legs with his knees
16.Aama pamdaazhiyilpoo kolicheedinor,
Omana kaladi randum kaanename,
Ponnin chilabum viralum nakangalum,
Pinne nal punchiri konjal kanename.
I would like to see those two dear feet,
Which was earlier worshipped by tortoise by flowrers,
I would like to see the good smile and lisping,
As well as golden anklets, fingers and nails.
17. Velli than ullilullamaakum thulo,
Ullankaalum mama cheththu kaanename,
Thithithi yennu nruthangal veykunnathum,
Yinginekku ammaru thellu kanename.
I would like to just see the sole of your feet,
Which would make inside of the silver like the heart,
I would like to see slightly to go there ,
And see you dancing saying “thithi thi”
18.Moham yennullathum papa pasangalum,
Saahasa pettu dhoore kalyename,
Ottozhiyaathe matthullathellam thulom,
Yettu naal ullil ottottu kanename.
I would like to throw far away , the passion,
Sins, attachgments, with great effort,
I would like to see more and more within eight days,
All other things without keeping anything.
19,annavum paal pazham neer irangaaththa naal,
Venna kattundavan vannu kaanename,
Heenan yennulla swaasangal veerkkunna naal,
Kaani vaikaathe , vannenne nokkaname.
On the days when I am not able to swallow Rice , milk,
As well as Banana , I would like the stellar of butter to come and see me,
When I am breathing the breath called “bad one”,
May he without delay come and see me
20.Chinnanum vannudan ullile pukkangu,
Khinnanakkunna nerathu kaanename,
Ookkeru moordhanum vannu veerkunna naal,
Gokkal meykunnavan vannu kanename.
When the final breath called Chinnan enters inside,
And when it becomes serious , Please come and see me,
When the breath becames strong and long and my lung expands,
May the cow herd come and see me.
21,THamakanenna swasam varumbol,
Thamara kanna nee vannu kaanename,
AA mahaan yennoru vatham adukkumbol,
Poomakal kanthanum vannu kaanename
When the breath called THamaka before death.
I want the lotus eyed one to come and see me,
When the final breath called AAmahan comes,
May the consort of Lakshmi come and see me.
22.Dehavum dehiyum ver pedunnoru naal,
DEvaki nandanan vannu kaanename,
Kala pasanngalaal ketti yizhukkumbol,
Kalane kolu kondu onnu thallename
On the day when the body and soul are getting separated,
May the son of Devaki come and see me,
When the god of death ties and pulls me by his rope,
Please beat that god of death by a stick.
23.Anthakan vannu poi kondu mandunna naal,
Bandhuvayittu onnu vannu kaanename,
Kallilum mullilum yittu izhachu anthakan,
Yellodikkum mumbe vannu onnu kaanename.
On the day when God of death and takes me and runs away,
May he come as a relative and see me,
When god of death drags me over stones and thorns,
Before my bones break , Please come and see me.
24,yathanaa dehavum kondu vannedumbol,
Poothanaa vairiyum vannu kaanename,
Swargavum pukkudanangi irunneedukil,
Chakra pani paran vannu kaanename
When he brings the body for suffering,
May the enemy of poothana come and see me,
When I move and sit while going to heaven ,
May the divine God holding chakra come and see me.
25.Pandu meenai vedangal meendiduvon,
Mandi vannu yenneyomonnu thangename,
Aamayai mandharam than gi ninnudunna,
Thamara kannan than vannu thaangename
The one who earlier came as fish and recovered the Vedas,
Should come running and should support me also,
May the lotus eyed one who as tortoise carried,
The Mandharacome personally and support me.
26.Pinne nal panniyai paaridam theththame-
Lonnu pongichavan vannu thaangename,
Simhamai hiranyasuran thanneyum ,
Kalanunakkuvon vannu kaanename.
Later he who came as the boar and lifted the earth,
On his tusk and lifted it , come and support me,.
He who came as lion and who made Hiranyasura,
To the care of god of deathshould come and see me.
27.Unniyai chennu maaveli thannodu,
Mannapekshichavan vannu kaanename,
Bargavanai moovezhu vattam mudi,
Mannare konnavan vannu kaanename
He who went as a boy and requested Maha Bali,
For giving him land may come and see me,
He who came as Bhargava and killed great kings,
For twenty one times may come and see me.
28.Ramanai ravananodu por cheyuthudan,
Janakiye meendavan vannu kaanename ,
Rohini thannude puthranai vaazhuvon ,
Mohamodu yethi yen allal theekkename.
Let who came as Rama and fought with Ravana.
And recovered Janaki come and see me,
He who lived as the son of Rohini,
May reach me with affection and end all my worries.
29.Yennu randayiram mangamaar pulguvaan,
Krishnan aagunnavan vannu kaanenme,
Kalkiyai vannu kondaakkave dushtare ,
Nigrahikkunnavan vannu kaanename
I should be seen by Krishna who has been,
Hugged by two thousand ladies,
I would like to see The god Kalki who,
Will come to kill all the evil people
30.Kandathavu padha tharin mahimayum,
Kandathavu viral pathu nakhangalum,
Kandathavu purnkal nariyaniyum,
Kandathavu Kanamkal Muzhankal ina
I have seen the greatness of your feet,
I have seen the fingers and ten nails,
I have seen the leg and the knee
I have seen The join of calf and the feet
31. Kandathavu thudakaambil akakambil jnan,
Kandathavu chuvannoru poovadayum,
Kandathavu chila valumittangane
Kandathavu kilungum mani kingani.
I have seen The joint of the thigh and the calf,
I have seen a red flowery dress,
I have seen like that putting tails,
I have seen shaking gem anklets.
32. Kandathavu thirunabhiudaramum,
Kandathavu kamalathil virinchanum,
Kandathavu thuda thoonum pala tharam,
Kandathavu vayathodu romavali
I have seen belly and belly button,
I have seen Lord Brahma on the lotus,
I have seen various types of thighs
I have seen the hair growth on belly.
33. Kandathavu valithrayam nabhiyum,
Kandathavu mrudhu maarin mahmayum,
Kandathavu muni padhavum kausthubhavum,
Kandathavu vana malayum peeliyum.
I have seen the belly and three rows of circular hair,
I have seen the greatness of the soft chest,
I have seen the sage’s feet and Kausthubha,
I have seen forest garland and peacock feather.
34. Kandathavu karamgal vala mothiram.,
Kandathavu Gadha sankha chakrangalum
Kandathavu Kuzhalum mani mothiram,
Kandathavu Kavilodu adhramrutham.
I have seen the hands, bangles and rings,
I have seen mace , conch and chakra,
I have seen the flute and gem studded ring,
I have seen The cheeks along with nectar like lips
35. Kandathavu Mrudhu vani than nadhavum,
Kandathavu Kambu thulyamam kandavum
Kandathavu Thiru muthathan bangiyum,
Kandathavu malar mala palathram
I have seen Various types of soft voices
I have seen The neck similar to conch
I have seen the prettiness of divine gem,
I have seen Various types of flower garlands.
36. . Kandathavu mudi mukku ganda sthalam
Kandathavu Thiru kathile kundalam,
Kandathavu Mizhi villu chilli kodi,
Kandathavu kuralodum poonchayalum
I have seen the joint of hair and neck,
I have seen the ear globes of the ear,
I have seen The eye brows resembling a bow,
I have seen the voice as well as resemblance
.37.Kandathavu phala desam manoharam,
Kandathavu thilaka kuri bangiyum,
Kandathavu kuzhal, kali meykkunna kol,
Kandathavu thelinjeppozhum padiyum
I have seen pretty forehead
I have seen the prettiness of Thilaka
I have seen the flute and stick to herd cattle
I have seen when it is clear sing it
38. Kandathavu galathodinangum vara,
Kandathavu kuzhalum mani mothiram,
Kandathavu thirukathile kundalam
Kandathavu kavilodu adharamrutham
I have seen The line added to the throat,
I have seen the flute and gem studded ring
I have seen the ear globes on the ear,
I have seen the cheeks along with nectar like lips
39 Kandathavu cheru muthin muruvalum
Kandathavu kodi mookin vilasavum
Kandathavu mozhithellu chilli kodi
Kandathavu kurikoppu nethithadam
I have seen the smile of a small peral
I have seen the prettiness of crores of nose
I have seen eye brows with little language
I have seen the forehead with good sign
40Kandathavu kurulodu punchayalum
Kandathavu malar mala choodunnathum
Kandathavu kadal ,varnaam unniye
I have seen pretty hair with curly hair om forehead
I have seen wearing flower garland
I have seen hair falling up to feet
I have seen thebaby of the colour of sea
41.Kandathavu madhu kaidabha vairiye
Kandathavu mari mayavan thanneyum
Kandathavu mama devaki paithale
Kandathavu mama madhava moorthiye
I have seen the enemy of Madhu and Kaidabha
I have seen The one who does several tricks
I have seen our child of devaki
I have seen our god madhava
42,Aththa milatholam vasthu jnaningane,
Bhakthiyodeppozhum nithyavum chollinen,
Uthama paithaleyonnu nokkeeduvaan,
Chitha karunyame, kalamayillayo
Thing without an end , I was like this,
With devotion I daily chanted,
To just see that very good child,
Oh mercy of mind, the time has come.
43.Yethranalundu paarkkunnu kandeeduvaan?
Dhooshanam paaramundai varum kesavaa,
How many more days are there more to see?
I have not seen this grass even to a little extent,
Oh Kesava, to tell fault of others would make it wrong?
You should not make me one who c ries?
44.peththa naale marannedinen ammayum,
Chuthimaarodumottere vendeel athu,
Kacha thopparavum kathi kannadiyum
Paathiram muthu kaikoppu kaikkanavum.
My mother forgot the day she give birth,
If there is a need with relation , that too,
With dress , crown , sword and mirror,
The vessel , the pearl are the handy things .
45.Chertha pathaayavum, manjalum chellavum,
Kathathothommudu nellillavum vallavum,
Vithu nellode, nallal adiyaarilum,
Our dependency is with paddy store, bed , box for keeping thamboola,
The paddy which is unhusked , home , ability ,
The seed paddy , good servents,
Sons and the desire that is ripe.
46.Nalla nallorudulla saarasyamum,
Nalla paattum kali chinthu ragangalum,
Annanum thambiyum mathulanmarilum,
Pinne yichonnathil chennela yee manasam.
The good conversation with good people,
Good songs, the tunes which gives out joy,
Elder brother, younger brother , maternal uncle,
In all the things told , my mind does not go.
47.Manniengum maranjangu irikkunnavar,
Kannanaam unniye vendu mennahgine,
Pinneyum pinneyum thaan ninachiduvor,
Yenne nee kai vedunjeedukil madhava.
All those who have hidden themselves in this earth,
Who really want to have the baby called Krishna,
Again and again would think ,
If you remove me from yourself , Oh Madhava.
48.Chollinen paithale, onnu nokkeduvaan,
Chitha karunyamam yengalaayillayo,
Kutham yen pokkal allennathum nirnayam,
Mutham yennu achyuthan pokkalaam nischaya,
Oh baby boy, I told you to just see me once,
And sai , do your mind not have mercy on me,
It is definite that the mistake is on my part,
And the lord achyutha woul tell definitely , “oes not matter”
49.Jnan apekshichathellam varunneela,
Yennakilo meni kedilla Damodharaq,
Yi sthuthi cholvorkkum kelpporkkum,
Yeppozhum uzhal kodathe varumennu nischaya,
All that I beg of you is not happening,
Oh Damodara , I do not have any problem with my body,
To those who tell or hear this prayer,
I am sure you definitely would not get troble to them.
50.Mathethume chethu vendila pol ini,
Kutham pizhappan thudangunna kaalathu,
Kelkkai varename karnathil ninnude,
Trikkal chilamboli threchembaram vaazum ,
Yen unni Krishna, namasthe namosthuthe,
Yen unni Krishna, namasthe namosthuthe,
I do not want any thing more from now,
At the time when you start making mistakes,
May it be be heard in your ears,
The sound of your anklets , Oh lord of Trichembaram (Near Thaliparamba)
My baby Krishna, salutations , salutations,
My baby Krishna, salutations , salutations,.
51.Yen unni krishnande keshadhi padavum,
Padhadhi kesavum kaanumarakanam,
Yen unnikrishnande seelavum kolavum,
Kolahalangalum chithichu, chithichu,
Manasananam labhikenam madhava,
Kesava Krishna namasthe namosthuthe
I should be able to see head to foot,
And foot to head of my baby Krishna,
Thinking and thinking of the habits and form,
As well as the mischief of my baby Krishna,
Oh Madhava I should get peace of mind,
Oh Kesava, Oh Krishna, salutations and salutations.