Onnam Raagam Paadi Lyrics Meaning — Thoovanathumbikal


Onnam Ragam Padi Onnine Mathram Thedee
Singing a sweet song and seeking only one thing
Vannuvallo Innale Nee Vadakkunadhante Munpil
you came to the temple yesterday to meet The Lord.

Paduvathum Ragam Nin Theduvathum Ragamay
You sing a song and you seek love.
Dhevanumanuragiyam Ambala Prave
Oh, little dove, whom the Lord favors.

Onnam Ragam Padi Onnine Mathram Thedee
Singing a sweet song and seeking only one thing
Vannuvallo Innale Nee Vadakkunadhante Munpil
you came to the temple yesterday to meet The Lord.

Paduvathum Ragam Nin Theduvathum Ragamay
You sing a song and you seek love.
Dhevanumanuragiyam Ambala Prave
Oh, little dove, whom the Lord favors.

Ee Pradhakshina Veedhikal Idaririnda Pathakal
These circular paths with their age-old floors
Ennum Hrudhaya Sangamathin Shivelikal Thozhuthu
bore witness to many a morning veneration of love.

Ee Pradhakshina Veedhikal Idaririnda Pathakal, Ennum Hrudhaya Sangamathin Shivelikal Thozhuthu
Many a dawn devotion of love was seen by these circular walks with their age-old flooring.
Kannukalal Archana Mounangalal Keerthanam, Ellamellam Ariyunnee Gopura Vathil
Eyes gave offerings and silence sang the hymns. These tower gates know it all.

Onnam Ragam Padi Onnine Mathram Thedee
singing a lovely song, desiring solely to meet the Lord,
Vannuvallo Innale Nee Vadakkunadhante Munpil
You went to the temple yesterday,

Paduvathum Ragam Nin Theduvathum Ragamay
You sing a song while looking for love.
Dhevanumanuragiyam Ambala Prave
Oh, sweet bird that the Lord loves.

Ninte Neela Rajanikal Nidhrayodumidayave
While your blue eyes resist sleep,
Ullilulla Kovilile Nada Thurannu Kidannu
your mind remains awake with his thoughts.

Ninte Neela Rajanikal Nidhrayodumidayave, Ullilulla Kovilile Nada Thurannu Kidannu
While your blue eyes fight sleep, your mind is preoccupied with his thoughts.
Annu Kanda Neeyaro Innu Kanda Neeyaro, Ellamella Kalathin Indrajalangal
The you I saw back then, and the present you are nothing but the magic of time.

Onnam Ragam Padi Onnine Mathram Thedee, Vannuvallo Innale Nee Vadakkunadhante Munpil
You came to the temple yesterday, singing a wonderful melody and desiring only one thing: to meet The Lord.
Paduvathum Ragam Nin Theduvathum Ragamay, Dhevanumanuragiyam Ambala Prave
You sing a song and look for love. Oh, tiny dove, beloved of the Lord.