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Begin typing here..... beLagu : "Inspired by the beautiful scenery of Dharwad district. Written as though sung by an ever happy nomad (traveller/wanderer)." swAtantrya dEvi : "This poem is in the style of one of Jayadeva's ashtapadhis, not new to Kannada. Every third line of the vaardhika has been broken into two pieces. This (Freedom) is the dream of all great people."
ashtapadhi = octet ?, vaardhika=stanza, quartet ? hakki hArutide nODidirA ? "An expression of awe at the strange wonders that happen in our world as the bird of Time flaps it's wings" iruLiruLaLidu dina dina beLage suttumuttalU mElake keLage gAvuda gAvuda gAvuda munde eveteredikkuva hottina oLage hakki hArutide nODidirA ? karinere baNNada puchchagaLuntu biLi-hoLe baNNada gari-gariyuntu kennana honnana baNNa-baNNagaLa rekkegaLeraDU pakkadaluntu hakki hArutide nODidirA ? nIlamEGamanDala-sama baNNa ! mugilige rekkegaLoDedavo aNNA ! chikkeya mAleya sekkisikonDu sUrya-chandraranu mADide kaNNA hakki hArutide nODidirA ? rAjyada sAmrAjyada tene okki manDala-ginDalagaLa gada mukki tElisi muLugisi khanDa-khanDagaLa sArvabhoumarA nettiya kukki hakki hArutide nODidirA ? yuga-yugagaLa haNebarahava orasi manvantaragaLa bhAgyava teresi rekkeya bIsuta chEtanagoLisi hosagAlada hasumakkaLa harasi hakki hArutide nODidirA ? beLLiya haLLiya mEreya mIri tigaLinUrina nIranu hIri ADalu hADalu tA hArADalu mangaLalOkada angaLakEri hakki hArutide nODidirA ? muTTide digmanDalagaLa ancha Achege chAchide tanmaya chuncha brahmAnDagaLanu oDeyalu endO ballaru yArA hAkida honcha hakki hArutide nODidirA ? -------------------------------------------- nArI ninna mArImyAga nagInavilu ADatitta ADatitta ODatitta mugila kaDege nODatitta. mina mina mina minchatitta mUDatitta muLugatitta muLugatitta toLagatitta nelA jalA beLagatitta. kaNNinyAga baNNada nOTa takataka kuNidADatitta kuNititta maNititta onapile onadADatitta. manada mAmarada konige kOkilondu kUDatitta kUDutitta hADa biTTu barE ninna nODatitta. ondu jIvA nondukonDu hagaliruLu miDukADatitta miDukatitta toDakatitta EnO ondu huDukatitta. kaNNIrina maLeya...kUDa tanna du:kha tODatitta tODatitta bEDatitta... dorakadakka bADatitta. -------------------------------------------- mugila mArige rAgaratiya nanja Eritta -Aga-sanjeyAgitta; nelada anchige manjina musuku hyAngO bidditta gALige mElakkedditta bidige chandrana chogache nagi hu mellage mUdiththa myAlake beLLina kODiththa iruLa heraLina araLa maiilge jALige hAngiththa sUsyAva chikke haththiththa bogasegaNNina bayakeya heNNu neerige hOgiththa thirugi manege sAgiththa kAmini bekkinhAnga bhAmvI hAdi kAlAga suLititta eragi hindakuLithiththa maLLagALi suLi kaLLa kaili seraganu hiDidiththa mathamaththe beragile biDathiththa ondamanada giNi hinda neLLige bennili baraliththa thanna maimana marathiththa