Rig Veda Chapter 5 Hymn 16

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5.16.1
बर्हद वयो हि भानवे ऽरचा देवायाग्नये |
bṛhad vayo hi bhānave 'rcā devāyāghnaye |
1. GREAT power is in the beam of light, sing praise to, Agni, to the God
5.16.2
यम मित्रं न परशस्तिभिर मर्तासो दधिरे पुरः ||
yam mitraṃ na praśastibhir martāso dadhire puraḥ ||
Whom men have set in foremost place like Mitra with their eulogies.
5.16.3
स हि दयुभिर जनानां होता दक्षस्य बाह्वोः |
sa hi dyubhir janānāṃ hotā dakṣasya bāhvoḥ |
2 He by the splendour of his arms is Priest of every able man.
5.16.4
वि हव्यम अग्निर आनुषग भगो न वारम रण्वति ||
vi havyam aghnir ānuṣagh bhagho na vāram ṛṇvati ||
Agni conveys oblation straight, and deals, as Bhaga deals, his boons.
5.16.5
अस्य सतोमे मघोनः सख्ये वर्द्धशोचिषः |
asya stome maghonaḥ sakhye vṛddhaśociṣaḥ |
3 All rests upon the laud and love of him the rich, high-flaming God,
5.16.6
विश्वा यस्मिन तुविष्वणि सम अर्ये शुष्मम आदधुः ||
viśvā yasmin tuviṣvaṇi sam arye śuṣmam ādadhuḥ ||
On whom, loud-roaring, men have laid great strength as on a faithful friend.
5.16.7
अधा हय अग्न एषां सुवीर्यस्य मंहना |
adhā hy aghna eṣāṃ suvīryasya maṃhanā |
4 So, Agni, be the Friend of these with liberal gift of hero strength.
5.16.8
तम इद यह्वं न रोदसी परि शरवो बभूवतुः ||
tam id yahvaṃ na rodasī pari śravo babhūvatuḥ ||
Yea, Heaven and Earth have not surpassed this Youthful One in glorious fame.
5.16.9
नू न एहि वार्यम अग्ने गर्णान आ भर |
nū na ehi vāryam aghne ghṛṇāna ā bhara |
5 O Agni, quickly come to us, and, glorified, bring precious wealth.
5.16.10
ये वयं ये च सूरयः सवस्ति धामहे सचोतैधि पर्त्सु नो वर्धे ||
ye vayaṃ ye ca sūrayaḥ svasti dhāmahe sacotaidhi pṛtsu no vṛdhe ||
So we and these our princes will assemble for the good of all. Be near in fight to prosper us.