Vinai thitpam-67th chapter of Thirukural-
(Strong sincerity towards work)
( In spite of all other important aspects mentioned in earlier, a job cannot be completed unless we have sincerity. Valluvar says , that sincerity indicates job means strength of mind and unless it is there no job can be completed.)
1.Vinai thitpam yenpa thoruvan mana thitpam,
Mathathaya yellam pira
1.Sincerity towards work indicates strength of mind,
All other things come only next to it.
2.OoRoraal uththa pin olkaamai ivvirandin ,
AArenpar aainthavar kol.
2.Removing likely problem first and not getting weak when it comes,
Is the strength of mind of a person, say those who have thought about it.
3,Kadai kotka cheithakkathu aanmai idai kotkin,
Yeththaa vizhumam tharum,
3,Masculinity consists of not withdrawing from a job ,
Till it is complete, if he withdraws it would only cause sorrow to him.
3.Sincerity in doing work consists of hiding it from others ,
Till it is complete otherwise that job would only cause sorrow to him.
4,Cholluthal aarkkum yeliya, ariyavaam,
Cholliya vannam cheyal.
4.It is easy to tell but difficult ,
To complete it as told by us.
5.Veereithi maandaar vinai thitpam venthan kan,
OOreithi ulla padum.
5,Since the king is impressed by efficiency of work of
A person who is sincere , they would be respected by others also.
6,Yenniya yenniyaangu yeithuba yenniyaar,
Thinniya raka perin.
6.If those who plan a job sincerely, complete it as planned,
They would get rewards as they wished.
7,Uruvu kandu yeLLamai vendum urul peruntherkku,
Achani annar udaithu.
7,We should not laugh seeing the form of a person, For a nail,
In the axis is really holding the big chariot.
8.Kalangaathu kanda vinaikan thuLangathu,
Thookam kadinthu cheyal.
8.A job chosen without confusion should be completed,
Without getting tired and without any time delay.
9,THunbam uravarinum cheika thunivaaththi ,
Inbam payakkum vinai.
9. Even if sorrow comes in between , if it at the end gives pleasure ,
It should be completed without depression .
10.Yenai thitpam yeithiya kaNNum vinai thitpam,
Vendaarai vendaathu ulagu.
1o, The world would not want a person, whatever may be his strength,
Unless he is strong in sincerity in doing his job,