Nandriyil chelvam-101st chapter Of Thirukural-
(This chapter is about the wealth that has not been used properly. According to Thiuvalluvar it is perfect lady becoming a hag without getting married.)
1.Vaithan vaaichandra perumporul akthunnaan ,
Chettan cheyakidanthathu yil.
1,If a person dies without enjoying the great wealth
He has at home, that wealth would not be able to help him.
2,Porulaanaam yellamendru yeeyathu ivarum,
MaruLaanaam maaNAA pirappu .
2.A person who feels that wealth is everything and,
Does not give anything to others, would later get a low birth.
3.Yeettm ivari isai vendaa aadavar,
Thoththam nilakku porai.
3,Those who desires to save wealth and due to that,
Does not want any fame by giving it to others,
Would remain as a burden to the earth.
4,Yechamendru yen yeNNUm kollo oruvaraal,
4.What does a person who never helps others ,
Think about as to what would remain after his death?
5.KOduppathoom thuippathoom illarkku adukkiya ,
Kodi yundayinum yil.
5,The wealth of those who do not give it nor enjoy it,
Even though it is in crores is equal to nothing.
6.Yetham peruchelvam thaanthuvvan thakkarkondru,
6,He who does not enjoy his great wealth nor give it,
To others is a disease to that wealth.
7,Aththaar kondru aaththaathaan chelvam mika nalam,
Peththaal thamiyal moothaththu.
7.The wealth of a person who does not give even a little is like,
The life of a faultless lady becoming old without marrying.
8.Nacha padaathavan chelvam naduvooruL,
Nachu maram pazhuthaththu.
8.If there is wealth with a miser who is not like others,
It is similar to poison tree with fruits in middle of the street.
9.Anboree tharcheththu aram nokkathu yeettiya,
ONporul kolvaar pirar.
9.The wealth earned by losing affection ,by suffering oneself ,
And without thought of doing dharma, would be taken away by others.
10.Cheerudai chelvar chiru thuli maari ,
Varam koornthanayathu udaithu.
10.If wealthy people who are great become poor for sometime ,
It would be similar to the sorrow caused by cloud refusing to rain ,