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Grindmill songs of Maharashtra — Song #50991 by Vayal Sakhu

Village: निवळी - Nivali

H:XXI-5.2ai (H21-05-02a01) - Ambedkar / Ramābai, the first wife / Āheva / Kuṅkū, Ramā’s auspicious symbol

Cross-references:H:XXI-5.1a (H21-05-01a) - Ambedkar / Struggles for the dalits / Takes sides for his people
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वायाळ सखुबाई - Vayal Sakhu
रमाबाई कुंकू लेती पिंपळाच पान
भीमा तुमच चांगुलपण
ramābāī kuṅkū lētī pimpaḷāca pāna
bhīmā tumaca cāṅgulapaṇa
Ramabai applies kunku* like the leaf of Pimpal (the sacred fig tree)
Bhim*, it’s your goodness
▷  Ramabai kunku (लेती)(पिंपळाच)(पान)
▷  Bhim (तुमच)(चांगुलपण)
Ramābāī applique du kumku tel une feuille de figuier sacré
Bhīm, votre excellence.
kunkuA red spot applied on the forehead by married women whose husband is alive as a mark of good fortune. This powder is also applied to God as a part of worship. It is prepared from turmeric, lemon juice, alum etc.
BhimA name given to Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar

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