Prayer to God
(Original poem by Bharaithyar)
How many crores1 of joy You fashioned!
Our Lord! O, Lord! O, Lord!
Spirit with matter – You melded
To forge the Five Elements,
Creating Heaven and Earth,
All those worlds, a treasure of colors –
A profusion of resplendent beauty.
Blissfulness is a state You created,
Where the awakened soul is fully realized,
Piety is a state You created –
Our Supreme! O, Supreme! O, Supreme!
1 – One crore is equal to ten million units. Continue reading “Bharathiyar Poem Translation – Prayer to God”