Rig Veda Chapter 5 Hymn 10

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5.10.1
अग्न ओजिष्ठम आ भर दयुम्नम अस्मभ्यम अध्रिगो |
aghna ojiṣṭham ā bhara dyumnam asmabhyam adhrigho |
1. BRING us most mighty splendour thou, Agni, resistless on thy way.
5.10.2
पर नो राया परीणसा रत्सि वाजाय पन्थाम ||
pra no rāyā parīṇasā ratsi vājāya panthām ||
With overflowing store of wealth mark out for us a path to strength.
5.10.3
तवं नो अग्ने अद्भुत करत्वा दक्षस्य मंहना |
tvaṃ no aghne adbhuta kratvā dakṣasya maṃhanā |
2 Ours art thou, wondrous Agni, by wisdom and bounteousness of power.
5.10.4
तवे असुर्यम आरुहत कराणा मित्रो न यज्ञियः ||
tve asuryam āruhat krāṇā mitro na yajñiyaḥ ||
The might of Asuras rests on thee, like Mitra worshipful in act.
5.10.5
तवं नो अग्न एषां गयम पुष्टिं च वर्धय |
tvaṃ no aghna eṣāṃ ghayam puṣṭiṃ ca vardhaya |
3 Agni, increase our means of life, increase the house and home of these,
5.10.6
ये सतोमेभिः पर सूरयो नरो मघान्य आनशुः ||
ye stomebhiḥ pra sūrayo naro maghāny ānaśuḥ ||
The men, the princes who have won great riches through our hymns of praise.
5.10.7
ये अग्ने चन्द्र ते गिरः शुम्भन्त्य अश्वराधसः |
ye aghne candra te ghiraḥ śumbhanty aśvarādhasaḥ |
4 Bright Agni, they who deck their songs for thee have horses as their meed.
5.10.8
शुष्मेभिः शुष्मिणो नरो दिवश चिद येषाम बर्हत सुकीर्तिर बोधति तमना ||
śuṣmebhiḥ śuṣmiṇo naro divaś cid yeṣām bṛhat sukīrtir bodhati tmanā ||
The men are mighty in their might, they whose high laud, as that of heaven, awakes thee of its own accord.
5.10.9
तव तये अग्ने अर्चयो भराजन्तो यन्ति धर्ष्णुया |
tava tye aghne arcayo bhrājanto yanti dhṛṣṇuyā |
5 O Agni, those resplendent flames of thine go valorously forth,
5.10.10
परिज्मानो न विद्युतः सवानो रथो न वाजयुः ||
parijmāno na vidyutaḥ svāno ratho na vājayuḥ ||
Like lightnings flashing round us, like a rattling car that seeks the spoil.
5.10.11
नू नो अग्न ऊतये सबाधसश च रातये |
nū no aghna ūtaye sabādhasaś ca rātaye |
6 Now, Agni, come to succour us; let priests draw nigh to offer gifts;
5.10.12
अस्माकासश च सूरयो विश्वा आशास तरीषणि ||
asmākāsaś ca sūrayo viśvā āśās tarīṣaṇi ||
And let the patrons of our rites subdue all regions of the earth.
5.10.13
तवं नो अग्ने अङगिर सतुत सतवान आ भर |
tvaṃ no aghne aṅghira stuta stavāna ā bhara |
7 Bring to us, Agni, Aṅgiras, lauded of old and lauded now,
5.10.14
होतर विभ्वासहं रयिं सतोत्र्भ्य सतवसे च न उतैधि पर्त्सु नो वर्धे ||
hotar vibhvāsahaṃ rayiṃ stotṛbhya stavase ca na utaidhi pṛtsu no vṛdhe ||
Invoker! wealth to quell the strong, that singers may extol thee. Be near us in fight for our success.