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Ulagelaam Unarnthu Ohthurku


Tirumurai: Twelve Periapuranam (Thiruthondar Puranam) ChEkkizhAr (Sekilaar) worshipped Lord Nataraja at Chithambaram. Lord Siva gave him the first word to start the epic as "Ulagelaam."

  • Genre: tirumurai Deity: Siva
  • Artists: Rajkumar Manickam
  • Original Script

    உலகெலாம் உணர்ந்து ஓதற்கு அரியவன்
    நிலவு உலாவிய நீர்மலி வேணியன்
    அலகில் சோதியன் அம்பலத்து ஆடுவான்
    மலர் சிலம்படி வாழ்த்தி வணங்குவாம்.

    Transliteration

    Ulagelaam uNarnthu ohthurku ariyavan
    Nilavu ulaaviya neermali veyNiyan
    Alagil johthiyan ambalatthu aaduvaan
    Malar chilambadi vaal.tthi vaNanguvaam.

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