Rig Veda Chapter 5 Hymn 13

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5.13.1
अर्चन्तस तवा हवामहे ऽरचन्तः सम इधीमहि |
arcantas tvā havāmahe 'rcantaḥ sam idhīmahi |
1. WITH songs of praise we call on thee, we kindle thee with songs of praise,
5.13.2
अग्ने अर्चन्त ऊतये ||
aghne arcanta ūtaye ||
Agni, with songs of praise, for help.
5.13.3
अग्ने सतोमम मनामहे सिध्रम अद्य दिविस्प्र्शः |
aghne stomam manāmahe sidhram adya divispṛśaḥ |
2 Eager for wealth, we meditate Agni's effectual praise to-day,
5.13.4
देवस्य दरविणस्यवः ||
devasya draviṇasyavaḥ ||
Praise of the God who touches heaven.
5.13.5
अग्निर जुषत नो गिरो होता यो मानुषेष्व आ |
aghnir juṣata no ghiro hotā yo mānuṣeṣv ā |
3 May Agni, Priest among mankind, take pleasure in our songs of praise,
5.13.6
स यक्षद दैव्यं जनम ||
sa yakṣad daivyaṃ janam ||
And worship the Celestial Folk.
5.13.7
तवम अग्ने सप्रथा असि जुष्टो होता वरेण्यः |
tvam aghne saprathā asi juṣṭo hotā vareṇyaḥ |
4 Thou, Agni, art spread widely forth, Priest dear and excellent; through thee
5.13.8
तवया यज्ञं वि तन्वते ||
tvayā yajñaṃ vi tanvate ||
Men make the sacrifice complete.
5.13.9
तवाम अग्ने वाजसातमं विप्रा वर्धन्ति सुष्टुतम |
tvām aghne vājasātamaṃ viprā vardhanti suṣṭutam |
5 Singers exalt thee, Agni, well lauded, best giver of our strength:
5.13.10
स नो रास्व सुवीर्यम ||
sa no rāsva suvīryam ||
So grant thou us heroic might.
5.13.11
अग्ने नेमिर अरां इव देवांस तवम परिभूर असि |
aghne nemir arāṃ iva devāṃs tvam paribhūr asi |
6 Thou Agni, as the felly rings the spokes, encompassest the Gods.
5.13.12
आ राधश चित्रम रञ्जसे ||
ā rādhaś citram ṛñjase ||
I yearn for bounty manifold.