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Ramana Maharshi => The teachings of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi => Topic started by: Subramanian.R on November 16, 2008, 01:12:28 PM

Title: Sri Ramana Neethal Vinnappam
Post by: Subramanian.R on November 16, 2008, 01:12:28 PM
Sri Ramana Neethal Vinnappam. Request for Leaving, by Poet
Muruganar has got 50 verses and we have seen a few verses
so far.  We shall see another couple of verses today.

Verse 3 reads as under:

O King, you loved me and took hold of me, saying, 'Do not fear'.
O the one who has got Parasakti on his left side, you snapped
    my old sins of Sanchayam,
O Venkata, with anklets decked by rubies and flowers, please hold me,
Please place me on your flowers like feet, as your servant.

Verse 4 reads like this:

I took this falsity of world, with great desires, even then,
You took me to the service of your golden feet, even without my desire,
O Venkata, please hold me to your flood of grace,
Please put up with and forgive this childish wastrel's faults with your

(Source:  Sri Ramana Sannidhi Murai, 1998 edition, Tamil, Muruganar.
Sri Ramanasramam, Tiruvannamalai.  Translation, my own.)

Arunachala Siva.