Rig Veda Chapter 10 Hymn 26

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10.26.1
पर हयछा मनीषा सपार्ह यन्ति नियुतः |
pra hyachā manīṣā spārha yanti niyutaḥ |
1. FORWARD upon their way proceed the ready teams, the lovely songs.
10.26.2
पर दस्रानियुद्रथः पूषा अविष्टु माहिनः ||
pra dasrāniyudrathaḥ pūṣā aviṣṭu māhinaḥ ||
Further them glorious Pūṣan with yoked chariot, and the Mighty Twain!
10.26.3
यस्य तयन महित्वं वताप्यमयं जनः |
yasya tyan mahitvaṃ vatāpyamayaṃ janaḥ |
2 With sacred hymns let this man here, this singer, win the God to whom
10.26.4
विप्र आ वंसद्धीतिभिश्चिकेत सुष्टुतीनाम ||
vipra ā vaṃsaddhītibhiściketa suṣṭutīnām ||
Belong this majesty and might. He hath observed our eulogies.
10.26.5
स वेद सुष्टुतीनामिन्दुर्न पूष वर्षा |
sa veda suṣṭutīnāmindurna pūṣa vṛṣā |
3 Pūṣan the Strong hath knowledge of sweet praises even as Indu hath.
10.26.6
अभि पसुरःप्रुषायति वरजं न आ परुषायति ||
abhi psuraḥpruṣāyati vrajaṃ na ā pruṣāyati ||
He dews our corn with moisture, he bedews the pasture of our kine.
10.26.7
मंसीमहि तवा वयमस्माकं देव पूषन |
maṃsīmahi tvā vayamasmākaṃ deva pūṣan |
4 We will bethink ourselves of thee, O Pūṣan, O thou God, as One.
10.26.8
मत्मां चसाधनं विप्राणां चाधवम ||
matmāṃ casādhanaṃ viprāṇāṃ cādhavam ||
Who brings fulfilment of our hymns, and stirs the singer and the sage.
10.26.9
परत्यर्धिर्यज्ञनामश्वहयो रथानाम |
pratyardhiryajñanāmaśvahayo rathānām |
5 joint-sharer of each sacrifice, the driver of the chariot steeds;
10.26.10
रषिः स योमनुर्हितो विप्रस्य यावयत्सखः ||
ṛṣiḥ sa yomanurhito viprasya yāvayatsakhaḥ ||
The Ṛṣi who is good to man, the singer's Friend and faithful Guard.
10.26.11
अधीषमाणायाः पतिः शुचायाश्च शुचस्य च |
adhīṣamāṇāyāḥ patiḥ śucāyāśca śucasya ca |
6 One who is Lord of Suca, Lord of Suca caring for herself:
10.26.12
वासोवयो.अवीनामा वासांसि मर्म्र्जत ||
vāsovayo.avīnāmā vāsāṃsi marmṛjat ||
Weaving the raiment of the sheep and making raiment beautiful.
10.26.13
इनो वाजानां पतिरिनः पुष्टीनं सख |
ino vājānāṃ patirinaḥ puṣṭīnaṃ sakha |
7 The mighty Lord of spoil and wealth, Strong Friend of all prosperity;
10.26.14
पर शमश्रुहर्यतो दूधोद वि वर्थ यो अदाभ्यः ||
pra śmaśruharyato dūdhod vi vṛtha yo adābhyaḥ ||
He with light movement shakes his beard, lovely and ne’er to be deceived.
10.26.15
आ ते रथस्य पूषन्नजा धुरं वव्र्त्युः |
ā te rathasya pūṣannajā dhuraṃ vavṛtyuḥ |
8 O Pūṣan, may those goats of thine turn hitherward thy chariot-pole.
10.26.16
विश्वस्यार्थिनः सखा सनोजा अनपच्युतः ||
viśvasyārthinaḥ sakhā sanojā anapacyutaḥ ||
Friend of all suppliants; art thou, born in old time, and arm and sure.
10.26.17
अस्मकमुर्जा रथं पूषा अविष्टु माहिनः |
asmakamurjā rathaṃ pūṣā aviṣṭu māhinaḥ |
9 May the majestic Pūṣan speed our chariot with his power and might.
10.26.18
भुवद्वजनां वर्ध इमं नः शर्णवद धवम ||
bhuvadvajanāṃ vṛdha imaṃ naḥ śṛṇavad dhavam ||
May he increase our store of wealth and listen to this call of ours.