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இன்றய சங்கீதம் …..
Brahmam Okate ( God is One)…..
Sri Annamarcharya is a very famous poet who had sang many devotional hymns on Lord Venkatchalapathi. He is the reincarnation of Sri Narayana’s Nandaki Sword. Like a sword, his poems cuts through the confusion, doubts, and cobwebs of mundane living to reveal the supreme TRUTH who stands SRI VENKATACHALAPATHI on the 7 hills.
One of the poems he wrote, is Brahmam Okate.. The lyrics and translation given below.
tandanAnA Ahi tandanAnA purE tandanAna bhALa tandanAnA bhaLA
brahmamokaTE para brahmamokaTE brahmamokaTE para brahmamokaTE
There is only one BRAHMAM- SUPREME BRAHMAM
kanduvagu hInAdhikamu lindulEvu andariki shrI harE antarAtmA
There is no such thing as a low person as in everyone, SRI HARI resides in the HEART.
indulO jantukulamu intA okaTE andariki shrI harE antarAtmA
Here, all living things is ONE, as in everyone/thing, SRI HARI resides in the HEART.
ninDAra rAjU nidrincu nidrayu okaTE anDanE baNTu nidra adiyu okaTE
The sleep of a KING is ONE (SAME), like the sleep of his servants.
meNDaina brahmANuDu meTTu bhUmi okaTE caNDAlundEti sari bhUmi okaTE
The greater land of BRAHMINS(REALISED,educated people) is ONE(SAME), like the EARTH of the CHANDALAS(uneducated, uncivilised people).
anugu dEvatalakunu ala kAma sukhamokaTE ghanakITa pashuvulaku kAmasukham okaTE
The sense pleasues of the great celestial beings is the SAME ONE like those experienced by the animals kingdoms too.
dIna mahOrAtramulu tegi dhanAdyuna-kokaTE vonara nirupEdakunu okaTE aviyu
DAY and NIGHT is the SAME ONE for those are RICH or POOR.
koralu SiSTnnamulu gonu nAkkalokaTE tirugu duSTAnnamulu dinu nAkkalokaTE
The tongue that tastes the delicious food and the horrible tasting food is also the SAME ONE.
paragu durgandhamulapai vAyuvokaTE varusha parimaLamupai vAyuvokaTE
The Breeze that brings fragrance and also the foul smell is the SAME ONE.
kaDagi Enugu mIda kAyu eNda okaTE pudami suanakamu mIda bolayu-nendokaTE
Finally to say, the sunlight is the SAME ONE that warms the elephant or bird.
kaDu puNyalanu pApa karmulanu sarigAva jaDiyu shrI venkaTEShvaru nAma-mokaTE
The NAME IS ONE: SRI VENKATESHWARA , that EVENS both good deeds and bad deeds.