Varaivin makalir-92nd chapter of Thirukural-
(Common women )
(This chapter about courtesans/harlots /common women .)
1.Anbin vizhayaar porul vizhayum aaithodiyaar ,
In sol izhukku tharum.
1.The sweet words of common women who do not have love
But only want person’s wealth, would cause only trouble to him.
2.Payan thooki panpu uraikkum panpil makalir ,
Nayan thooki nalla vidal.
2.Those uncultured women who talk sweet words based only ,
On the compensation she gets ,should not be desired after proper judgment.
3.Porut pendir poimmai muyakkam iruttarayil,
Yethil pinam thazhee yathu,
3.The pleasure that you get of women who only like riches,
But not the one gives them , is like the pleasure ,
Thar a person he gets by hugging a corpse in a dark room.
4,Porut porulaar punnalam thoyaar arutporul ,
4.Wise People who are bothered about wealth of Dharma would not enjoy
The silly pleasure from those ladies who are only bothered by the wealth.
5.Pothu nallathaar punnalam thoyaar mathi nalathin,
Manda arivinavar .
5,Those learned people who are naturally wise would not enjoy,
The silly pleasure given by common women.
6.Thannalam parippar thoyaar nakai cherukki ,
Punnalam parippar thol.
6.Those wise men who protect their character would not hug the body,
Of those ladies who sell themselves using dance , song and beauty.
7.Nirai nenjam illavar thoivar , pira nenjil,
Peni punarpavar thol.
7.Those who are not able to control their minds would only hug,
A common woman who has desire in everything except love.
8.AAyum arivinar allarkku aNangenpa ,
Maya makalir muyakku.
8,Those thinking wise people would consider joining with ,
Common women who are cheaters as illusory faint.
9,Varaivilaa maaNizhayaar men thol purai ilaa ,
Pooriyarkal aazhum aLaru.
10.Irumana pendirum kallum kavarum,
THiru neekka pattaar thodarpu.
10. Only those who are by Goddess of prosperity ,
Would have connection with two minded women, toddy and gambling.