Rig Veda Chapter 10 Hymn 176

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10.176.1
पर सूनव रभूणां बर्हन नवन्त वर्जना |
pra sūnava ṛbhūṇāṃ bṛhan navanta vṛjanā |
1. WITH hymns of praise their sons have told aloud the Ṛbhus' mighty deeds.
10.176.2
कषामा येविश्वधायसो.अश्नन धेनुं न मातरम ||
kṣāmā yeviśvadhāyaso.aśnan dhenuṃ na mātaram ||
Who, all-supporting, have enjoyed the earth as, twere a mother cow.
10.176.3
पर देवं देव्या धिया भरता जातवेदसम |
pra devaṃ devyā dhiyā bharatā jātavedasam |
2 Bring forth the God with song divine, being Jātavedas hitherward,
10.176.4
हव्या नोवक्षदानुषक ||
havyā novakṣadānuṣak ||
To bear our gifts at once to heaven.
10.176.5
अयमु षय पर देवयुर्होता यज्ञाय नीयते |
ayamu ṣya pra devayurhotā yajñāya nīyate |
3 He here, a God-devoted Priest, led forward comes to sacrifice.
10.176.6
रथो नयोरभीव्र्तो घर्णीवाञ्चेतति तमना ||
ratho nayorabhīvṛto ghṛṇīvāñcetati tmanā ||
Like a car covered for the road, he, glowing, knows, himself, the way.
10.176.7
अयमग्निरुरुष्यत्यम्र्तादिव जन्मनः |
ayamaghniruruṣyatyamṛtādiva janmanaḥ |
4 This Agni rescues from distress, as ’twere from the Immortal Race,
10.176.8
सहसश्चिद्सहीयान देवो जीवातवे कर्तः ||
sahasaścidsahīyān devo jīvātave kṛtaḥ ||
A God yet mightier than strength, a God who hath been made for life.