alakalalla lADaga gani keerthana
alakalalla lADaga gani yA rANmuni yeTu pongenO
celuchu mIraganu mArIcuni mada manacuvEla
muni kanu saiga delisi shivadhanuvunu viricE
samayamuna tyAgarAja vinutuni mOmuna ranjillu
pallavi, anupallavi: What profound extacy should have thrilled sage Vishvamitra when, after the subjugation of Maricha, he was gazing on the curly forlocks gamboling on Shri Rama's forehead?
charaNam: Again, later on, responding to the gesture of the sage, when Rama effortlessly lifted and broke the ponerous bow of Shiva. Whar rapturous delight the sage should have experienced at the sight of the victorious sport of the forlocks on Shri Rama's forehead?