Dasaratha Nandana, Dhanava Mardana
Dasaratha Nandana, Dhanava Mardana,
Dhayaya maam pahi
Oh son of Dasaratha , Oh killer of Asuras ,
With kindness protect me.
1.Chalunu maya jalamu cheya ,
Jalanu thoya jalayaa Raya.
1,Oh Lord who lives on the lotus of my heart , enough of this ,
Magical tricks , I would not be able to bear your delay.
2.Manasuna naree manulanu gori,
Janulatho jeri jeppa nee dhari
2.Due to having desire for ladies in my mind
Joining with others, I was not able to speak out about your path.
3.Dhanikuni nenji thanuvunu benji,
Vani thala kanji vadharudhu bonji.
3.After joining with rich people, and nurturing this body,
I developed love towards ladies and wandered babbling.
4,Nay Paradesi nerppuna gaasi,
Bapave tasi pavanu jesi
4.Please understanding that I am an outsider(beggar),
And knowing my sorrow , come near me and make me pure.
5. SArvamu neevu sareku ravu,
Garvamulu levu garakkuna brovu
5.Though you are everything , wouldn’t ,
You show mercy to me , I am not proud,
Please protect me now itself.
6.Valasithi Neela varna susheela ,
Chala mika nela swami nay thala.
6.Oh blue coloured one, Oh good natured one,
Why this anger at me, I cannot bear it.
7.SAgara sayana , sarasa nayana,
THyagraja vana tharaka suguna.
7.Oh Lord who sleeps on ocean , Oh lotus eyed one,
Oh Good natured one who would make Thyagaraja cross the Samsara.