Mara Vairi Ramani

 

Ragam: Nasikabhooshani (70th Melakartha Raga)

ARO: S R3 G3 M2 P D2 N2 S ||

AVA: S N2 D2 P M2 G3 R3 S ||

 

Talam: Rupakam (or Thrisra Jati Adi)

Composer: <a disciple of tyajaraja ?>

Version: Ram Kaushik

Meaning Courtesy: Thyagaraja Vaibhavam

 

Pallavi:

mAra vairi ramaNI manju bhAshiNI

 

Anupallavi:

krUra dAnav(E)bha vAraN(A)ri gaurI (mAra)

 

Charanam:

kArma bandha vAraNa nishkAma citta varadE
dharma saMvardhani sadA vadana hAsE Shubha Vadane

 

In some versions, "sadaa vadana haasE shubha phaladE" is replaced with "tyaagaraaja vinutha."

 

Meaning: (Thyagaraja Vaibhavam: http://thyagaraja-vaibhavam.blogspot.in/2008/10/thyagaraja-kriti-maara-vairi-ramani.html)

O Beloved (ramaNI) of Lord Siva enemy (vairi) of cupid (mAra)! O Sweet (manju) Spoken (bhAshiNI)!

O Mother gaurI the Lioness enemy (ari) of elephant (vAraNa) (vAraNAri) - to the cruel (krUra) elephantine (ibha) demons (dAnava) (dAnavEbha)!
O Beloved of Lord Siva! O Sweet-spoken!

O Mother who is an obstacle (vAraNa) to those bound (bandha) by desires (kAma)! O Bestower of Boons (varadE) to those whose minds (citta) - literally intellect - are bereft of desires (nishkAma)!
O Mother dharma saMvardhani abiding at tiruvaiyAru! O Mother who has ever (sadA) smiling (hAsE) (literally laughing) face (vadanE)! O Bestower of auspicious (Subha) results (phaladE) to this tyAgarAja! O Beloved of Lord Siva! O Sweet-spoken!

 

Pallavi:

mAra vairi ramaNI manju bhAshiNI

 

O Beloved (ramaNI) of Lord Siva enemy (vairi) of cupid (mAra)!

1 2 3 1 2 3

pmG G , - r ; S || , r R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

pmG G , - s R S || , g R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

mpd-m pm- gm g-gr s || G R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - - Vai - -- ri Rama ni - - -

 

O Sweet (manju) Spoken (bhAshiNI)!

 

G M P mp D - P || P ; ; ; ; ; ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - -

 

pmG G , - s R S || , g R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

G M P mp D - P || P ; ; ; ; ; ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - -

 

mpd-m pm- gm g-gr s || G R gMg ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - - Vai - -- ri Rama ni - - -

 

gmP P mp D - N || ndD ; ; ; ; ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - -

 

mpd-m pm- gm g-gr s || G R GM G ; ||

Ma-- ra - - Vai - -- ri Rama ni - - -

 

GM P mp D - N || ndD ; ; DP ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - -

 

mpd n s- nd p m-gr s || , g R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- - - ra- Vai - - -ri Rama ni - - -

 

gmpd N dn S - N || S ; ; ; ; ; ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - -

 

mpd n s- nd p m-gr s || , g R GM G ; ||

Ma-- - - ra- Vai - - -ri Rama ni - - -

 

GM P mp D - N || NS ; ; ; ; ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - -

 

mpd n s- nd p m-gr s || , g R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- - - ra- Vai - - -ri Rama ni - - -

 

gmpd N dn S - sr || rS-r s-sn-n d-dpd ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - - - -

 

pmG G , - s R S || , g R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

gmpd N dn S - sr || rS-r s nd-s n-dpd ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - - - -

 

pmG G , - s R S || , n D P ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

 

Anupallavi:

krUra dAnav(E)bha vAraN(A)ri gaurI (mAra)

 

Enemy to the cruel (krUra) elephantine (ibha) demons (dAnava) (dAnavEbha)!

 

D N D dp P P || dn S N S ; ; ||

KrU- ra dA - na vE - - - bha - -

 

D N D dp P P || dn S N N S ; ||

KrU- ra dA - na vE - - - bha - -

 

dns- p dn mp d- gmp || dn S N N S ; ||

KrU-ra - - dA- - na - - vE - - - bha - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn S N N S ; ||

KrU-ra - dA- - - na - - vE - - - bha - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn sr rn S R ; ||

KrU-ra - dA- - - na - - vE - - - bha - -

 

O Mother gaurI the Lioness enemy (ari) of elephant (vAraNa) (vAraNAri)

 

G , r ; - sn dn S || sn dn sr rs ndpm ||

vA-ra - NA- - - ri gau- - - - - - rI- - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn sr rn S R ; ||

KrU-ra - dA- - - na - - vE - - - bha - -

 

gM - g ; - sn dn S || sn dn sr rs ndpd ||

vA- ra - NA- - - ri gau- - - - - - rI- - -

 

pmG G , - s R S || , n D P ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn sr rn S R ; ||

KrU-ra - dA- - - na - - vE - - - bha - -

 

gM - g ; - sn dn S || sn dn sr rs ndpd ||

vA- ra - NA- - - ri gau- - - - - - rI- - -

 

mpd n s- nd p m-gr s || , g R G ; ; ; ||

Ma-- - - ra- Vai - - -ri Rama ni - - -

 

gmpd N dn S - sr || rS-r s nd-s n-dpd ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - - - -

 

pmG G , - s R S || , n D P ; ; ; ||

Ma-- ra - Vai - ri - Rama ni - - -

 

Charanam:

kArma bandha vAraNa nishkAma citta varadE
dharma saMvardhani sadA vadana hAsE Shubha Vadane

 

O Mother who is an obstacle (vAraNa) to those bound (bandha) by desires (kAma)!

P ; Dnd dpP ; pm || gmdp pm- G ; rs ||

kA- rma- ban- - dha vA- - ra- Na - nish

 

O Bestower of Boons (varadE) to those whose minds (citta) - literally intellect - are bereft of desires (nishkAma)!

 

S , r G , g ; M || , p M P ; ; ; ||

kA-- ma ci - tta - va ra dE - - -

 

P ; D P ; pm || gmdp pm- G ; rs ||

kA- rma- ban- - dha vA- - ra- Na - nish

 

S , r G , g ; M || , p M P ; ; ; ||

kA-- ma ci - tta - va ra dE - - -

 

P ; Dnd dppm ; M || pmG G - R ; rs ||

kA- rma- ban- - dha vA- - ra- Na - nish

 

S r -g ; G , M , || N D P ; ; ; ||

kA-ma - ci - tta va ra dE - - -

 

P ; Dnd dpP ; pm || gmdp dm- mg R- rs ||

kA- rma- ban- - dha vA- - ra- Na - nish

 

S r -g ; G , M , || N D dpP ; ; ||

kA-ma - ci - tta va ra dE - - -

 

O Mother dharma saMvardhani abiding at tiruvaiyAru!

 

D N D dp M P || dn S N S ; ; ||
dha- rma saM - - var- - dha ni - -

 

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---- - - - - - - - - - -

 

D N D dp M P || dn S N S ; ; ||
dha- rma saM - - var- - dha ni - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn S N N S ; ||

dha- rma - saM - - - - - var- - dha ni - -

 

dns- p dn mp d- gmp || dn S N N S ; ||

dha- rma - - saM - - - - - var- - dha ni - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn sr rn S R ; ||

dha- rma - saM - - - - - - var- - dha ni - -

 

O Mother who has ever (sadA) smiling (hAsE) (literally laughing) face (vadanE)!

 

gG- r ; - sn dn S || sn dn sr rs ndpm ||

vada na - hA- - - sE Shu-bha- Va- da ne - -

 

dns- p d-p mg r- gmp || dn sr rn S R ; ||

dha- rma - saM - - - - - - var- - dha ni - -

 

gM - g ; - sn dn S || sn dn sr rs ndpd ||

vada na - hA- - - sE Shu-bha- Va- da ne - -

 

mpd n s- nd p m-gr s || , n D P ; ; ; ||

Ma-- - - ra- Vai - - -ri Rama ni - - -

 

gmpd N dn S - sr || rS-r s nd-s n-dpd ||

Man- ju bhA- - shi NI - - - - - -

 

pmG G ; ; ; || ; ; ; sr , rS ||

Ma-- ra - - - - - - Vai ri -

 

; ; ; ; , n D || D ; ; ; DN ||

Rama ni - - - - -

 

dpP ; ; , p M || grG ; ; , r S ||

Rama ni - - - ra ma

 

R ; ; ; ; ; || S R S ; ; ; ||

Ni - - - - - - - - - - -