Rig Veda Chapter 7 Hymn 10

Useful Tips!

  • The home page has links to all Hymns
  • Play the next verse using <RIGHT ARROW>
  • Play the previous verse using <LEFT ARROW>
  • Verses can also be played using
  • Spread the word about this resource!
7.10.1
उषो न जारः पर्थु पाजो अश्रेद दविद्युतद दीद्यच्छोशुचानः |
uṣo na jāraḥ pṛthu pājo aśred davidyutad dīdyacchośucānaḥ |
1. HE hath sent forth, bright, radiant, and refulgent, like the Dawn's Lover, his far-spreading lustre.
7.10.2
वर्षा हरिः शुचिरा भाति भासा धियो हिन्वान उशतीरजीगः ||
vṛṣā hariḥ śucirā bhāti bhāsā dhiyo hinvāna uśatīrajīghaḥ ||
Pure in his splendour shines the golden Hero: our longing thoughts hath he aroused and wakened.
7.10.3
सवर्ण वस्तोरुषसामरोचि यज्ञं तन्वाना उशिजो न मन्म |
svarṇa vastoruṣasāmaroci yajñaṃ tanvānā uśijo na manma |
2 He, like the Sun, hath shone while Morn is breaking, and priests who weave the sacrifice sing praises,
7.10.4
अग्निर्जन्मानि देव आ वि विद्वान दरवद दूतो देवयावा वनिष्ठः ||
aghnirjanmāni deva ā vi vidvān dravad dūto devayāvā vaniṣṭhaḥ ||
Agni, the God, who knows their generations and visits Gods, most bounteous, rapid envoy.
7.10.5
अछा गिरो मतयो देवयन्तीरग्निं यन्ति दरविणं भिक्षमाणाः |
achā ghiro matayo devayantīraghniṃ yanti draviṇaṃ bhikṣamāṇāḥ |
3 Our songs and holy hymns go forth to Agni, seeking the God and asking him for riches,
7.10.6
सुसन्द्र्शं सुप्रतीकं सवञ्चं हव्यवाहमरतिम्मानुषाणाम ||
susandṛśaṃ supratīkaṃ svañcaṃ havyavāhamaratimmānuṣāṇām ||
Him fair to see, of goodly aspect, mighty, men's messenger who carries their oblations.
7.10.7
इन्द्रं नो अग्ने वसुभिः सजोषा रुद्रं रुद्रेभिरा वहा बर्हन्तम |
indraṃ no aghne vasubhiḥ sajoṣā rudraṃ rudrebhirā vahā bṛhantam |
4 joined with the Vasus, Agni, bring thou Indra bring hither mighty Rudra with the Rudras,
7.10.8
आदित्येभिरदितिं विश्वजन्यां बर्हस्पतिं रक्वभिर्विश्ववारम ||
ādityebhiraditiṃ viśvajanyāṃ bṛhaspatiṃ ṛkvabhirviśvavāram ||
Aditi good to all men with Ādityas, Bṛhaspati All-bounteous, with the Singers.
7.10.9
मन्द्रं होतारमुशिजो यविष्ठमग्निं विश ईळते अध्वरेषु |
mandraṃ hotāramuśijo yaviṣṭhamaghniṃ viśa īḷate adhvareṣu |
5 Men eagerly implore at sacrifices Agni, Most Youthful God, the joyous Herald.
7.10.10
स हि कषपावानभवद रयीणामतन्द्रो दूतो यजथाय देवान ||
sa hi kṣapāvānabhavad rayīṇāmatandro dūto yajathāya devān ||
For he is Lord and Ruler over riches, and for Gods’ worship an unwearied envoy.