Rig Veda Chapter 6 Hymn 57

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6.57.1
इन्द्रा नु पूषणा वयं सख्याय सवस्तये |
indrā nu pūṣaṇā vayaṃ sakhyāya svastaye |
1. INDRA and Pūṣan will we call for friend ship and prosperity
6.57.2
हुवेम वाजसातये ||
huvema vājasātaye ||
And for the winning of the spoil.
6.57.3
सोममन्य उपासदत पातवे चम्वोः सुतम |
somamanya upāsadat pātave camvoḥ sutam |
2 One by the Soma sits to drink juice which the mortar hath expressed:
6.57.4
करम्भमन्य इछति ||
karambhamanya ichati ||
The other longs for curd and meal.
6.57.5
अजा अन्यस्य वह्नयो हरी अन्यस्य सम्भ्र्ता |
ajā anyasya vahnayo harī anyasya sambhṛtā |
3 Goats are the team that draws the one: the other hath Bay Steeds at hand;
6.57.6
ताभ्यां वर्त्राणि जिघ्नते ||
tābhyāṃ vṛtrāṇi jighnate ||
With both of these he slays the fiends.
6.57.7
यदिन्द्रो अनयद रितो महीरपो वर्षन्तमः |
yadindro anayad rito mahīrapo vṛṣantamaḥ |
4 When Indra, wondrous strong, brought down the streams, the mighty waterfloods,
6.57.8
तत्र पूषाभवत सचा ||
tatra pūṣābhavat sacā ||
Pūṣan was standing by his side.
6.57.9
तां पूष्णः सुमतिं वयं वर्क्षस्य पर वयामिव |
tāṃ pūṣṇaḥ sumatiṃ vayaṃ vṛkṣasya pra vayāmiva |
5 To this, to Pūṣan's favouring love, and Indra's, may we closely cling,
6.57.10
इन्द्रस्य चा रभामहे ||
indrasya cā rabhāmahe ||
As to a tree's extended bough.
6.57.11
उत पूषणं युवामहे.अभीशून्रिव सारथिः |
ut pūṣaṇaṃ yuvāmahe.abhīśūnriva sārathiḥ |
6 As one who drives a car draws in his reins, may we draw Pūṣan near,
6.57.12
मह्या इन्द्रं सवस्तये ||
mahyā indraṃ svastaye ||
And Indra, for our great success.