Tuesday, September 18, 2007

జగదోద్ధారణ - కాపి



jagadOddhaaraNaa
raagam: dhanakaapi

22 kharaharapriyaa janya
Aa: S R2 M1 P N2 S (varies)
Av: S N2 D2 N2 P M1 G2 R2 S (varies)

OR

kaapi

22 kharaharapriya janya
Aa: S R2 M1 P N3 S
Av: S N2 D2 N2 P M1 G2 R2 S

taaLam: aadi
Composer: Purandara Daasar
Language: KannaDa

pallavi

jagadOddhAraNa ADisidaLe yashOde
(jagadO)

anupallavi

jagadOddhAraNa maganendu tiLiyuta suguNAnta ranganA AdisidaLe yashOde
(jagadO)

caraNam 1

nigamakE silukada agaNita mahimana magugaLa mANikyana ADisidaLa yashOde
(jagadO)

caraNam 2

aNOraNIyana mahatO mahImana apramEyana na ADisidaLa yashOde
(jagadO)

caraNam 3

parama puruSana paravAsudEvana purandara viThalana ADisidaLu yashOde
(jagadO)


Here goes the word to word meaning of the song:

P: jagadOddhArana ADisidaLeshOde

jagadOddhArana : the person who takes care of the whole world
ADisidaLeshOde : Yashoda played with him

A: jagadOddhArana maganendu tiLiyuta suguNAnta ranganA AdisidaLeshOde

jagadOddhArana : the person who takes care of the whole world
maganendu tiLiyuta: thinking that he was nothing more than her son
suguNAnta rangana : the person who is complete with all the virtues
AdisidaLeshOde : Yashoda played with him

yashoda played with Krishna, who is full of virtue and care taker of the whole world himself, thinking that he was a mere boy and her son!

C1: nigamakE silukada agaNita mahimana magugaLa mANikyana ADisidaLeshOde

nigamakE : to the vedas
silukada : not caught
agaNita : who is beyond count (gaNita is to count, agaNita is countless)
mahimana : bigger than
magugaLa : among children
mANikyana : gem
ADisidaLeshOde : Yashoda played with him

Yashoda played with Krishna, who can not be caught even with the vedas (who is beyond the Vedas), who is bigger than infinite, gem among all the children.

2: aNOraNIyana mahatO mahImana apramEyana ADisidaLeshOde

aNOraNIyana : aNu - atom, aNIyana - smaller
mahatO : Big
mahImana : bigger
apramEyana : immeasurable, unlimited
ADisidaLeshOde : played yashoda with him

Yashoda played with Krishna who is smaller than an atom, bigger that the biggest and beyond limit and immeasurable.

3: parama puruSana paravAsudEvana purandara viTTalana ADisidaLeshOde

parama puruSana : Best among men
paravAsudEvana : who is beyond the realm of norms
purandara viTTalana : vittala at pandarapura
ADisidaLeshOde : Yashoda played with him

Yashoda played with Krishna from Pandarapura vittala who is best among men and beyond the realms of norms.