Rig Veda Chapter 3 Hymn 12

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3.12.1
इन्द्राग्नी आ गतं सुतं गीर्भिर्नभो वरेण्यम |
indrāghnī ā ghataṃ sutaṃ ghīrbhirnabho vareṇyam |
1. MOVED, Indra-Agni, by our hymn, come to the juice, the precious dew:
3.12.2
अस्य पातं धियेषिता ||
asya pātaṃ dhiyeṣitā ||
Drink ye thereof, impelled by song.
3.12.3
इन्द्राग्नी जरितुः सचा यज्ञो जिगाति चेतनः |
indrāghnī jarituḥ sacā yajño jighāti cetanaḥ |
2 O Indra-Agni, with the man who lauds you comes the wakening rite:
3.12.4
अया पातमिमं सुतम ||
ayā pātamimaṃ sutam ||
So drink ye both this juice assured.
3.12.5
इन्द्रमग्निं कविछदा यज्ञस्य जूत्या वर्णे |
indramaghniṃ kavichadā yajñasya jūtyā vṛṇe |
3 Through force of sacrifice I choose Indra-Agni who love the wise:
3.12.6
ता सोमस्येह तर्म्पताम ||
tā somasyeha tṛmpatām ||
With Soma let these sate them here.
3.12.7
तोशा वर्त्रहणा हुवे सजित्वानापराजिता |
tośā vṛtrahaṇā huve sajitvānāparājitā |
4 Indra and Agni I invoke, joint-victors, bounteous, unsubdued,
3.12.8
इन्द्राग्नी वाजसातमा ||
indrāghnī vājasātamā ||
Foe-slayers, best to win the spoil.
3.12.9
पर वामर्चन्त्युक्थिनो नीथाविदो जरितारः |
pra vāmarcantyukthino nīthāvido jaritāraḥ |
5 Indra and Agni, singers skilled in melody hymn you, bringing lauds:
3.12.10
इन्द्राग्नी इष आ वर्णे ||
indrāghnī iṣa ā vṛṇe ||
I choose you for the sacred food.
3.12.11
इन्द्राग्नी नवतिं पुरो दासपत्नीरधूनुतम |
indrāghnī navatiṃ puro dāsapatnīradhūnutam |
6 Indra and Agni, ye cast down the ninety forts which Dāsas held,
3.12.12
साकमेकेन कर्मणा ||
sākamekena karmaṇā ||
Together, with one mighty deed.
3.12.13
इन्द्राग्नी अपसस पर्युप पर यन्ति धीतयः |
indrāghnī apasas paryupa pra yanti dhītayaḥ |
7 To Indra-Agni reverent thoughts go forward from the holy task
3.12.14
रतस्य पथ्या अनु ||
ṛtasya pathyā anu ||
Along the path of sacred Law.
3.12.15
इन्द्राग्नी तविषाणि वां सधस्थानि परयांसि च |
indrāghnī taviṣāṇi vāṃ sadhasthāni prayāṃsi ca |
8 O Indra-Agni, powers are yours, and dwellings and delightful food
3.12.16
युवोरप्तूर्यं हितम ||
yuvoraptūryaṃ hitam ||
Good is your readiness to act.
3.12.17
इन्द्राग्नी रोचना दिवः परि वाजेषु भूषथः |
indrāghnī rocanā divaḥ pari vājeṣu bhūṣathaḥ |
9 Indra and Agni, in your deeds of might ye deck heaven's lucid realms:
3.12.18
तद वांचेति पर वीर्यम ||
tad vāṃceti pra vīryam ||
Famed is that hero strength of yours.