Rig Veda Chapter 7 Hymn 11

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7.11.1
महानस्यध्वरस्य परकेतो न रते तवदम्र्ता मादयन्ते |
mahānasyadhvarasya praketo na ṛte tvadamṛtā mādayante |
1. GREAT art thou, Agni, sacrifice's Herald: not without thee are deathless Gods made joyful.
7.11.2
आ विश्वेभिः सरथं याहि देवैर्न्यग्ने होता परथमः सदेह ||
ā viśvebhiḥ sarathaṃ yāhi devairnyaghne hotā prathamaḥ sadeha ||
Come hither with all Deities about thee here take thy seat, the first, as Priest, O Agni.
7.11.3
तवामीळते अजिरं दूत्याय हविष्मन्तः सदमिन मानुषासः |
tvāmīḷate ajiraṃ dūtyāya haviṣmantaḥ sadamin mānuṣāsaḥ |
2 Men with oblations evermore entreat thee, the swift, to undertake an envoy's duty.
7.11.4
यस्य देवैरासदो बर्हिरग्ने.अहान्यस्मै सुदिना भवन्ति ||
yasya devairāsado barhiraghne.ahānyasmai sudinā bhavanti ||
He on whose sacred grass with Gods thou sittest, to him, O Agni, are the days propitious.
7.11.5
तरिश्चिदक्तोः पर चिकितुर्वसूनि तवे अन्तर्दाशुषे मर्त्याय |
triścidaktoḥ pra cikiturvasūni tve antardāśuṣe martyāya |
3 Three times a day in thee are shown the treasures sent for the mortal who presents oblation.
7.11.6
मनुष्वदग्न इह यक्षि देवान भवा नो दूतो अधिशस्तिपावा ||
manuṣvadaghna iha yakṣi devān bhavā no dūto adhiśastipāvā ||
Bring the Gods hither like a man, O Agni: be thou our envoy, guarding us from curses.
7.11.7
अग्निरीशे बर्हतो अध्वरस्याग्निर्विश्वस्य हविषः कर्तस्य |
aghnirīśe bṛhato adhvarasyāghnirviśvasya haviṣaḥ kṛtasya |
4 Lord of the lofty sacrifice is Agni, Agni is Lord of every gift presented.
7.11.8
करतुं हयस्य वसवो जुषन्ताथा देवा दधिरे हव्यवाहम ||
kratuṃ hyasya vasavo juṣantāthā devā dadhire havyavāham ||
The Vasus were contented with his wisdom, so the Gods made him their oblationbearer.
7.11.9
आग्ने वह हविरद्याय देवानिन्द्रज्येष्ठास इह मादयन्ताम |
āghne vaha haviradyāya devānindrajyeṣṭhāsa iha mādayantām |
5 O Agni, bring the Gods to taste our presents: with Indra leading, here let them be joyful.
7.11.10
इमं यज्ञं दिवि देवेषु धेहि यूयं पात ... ||
imaṃ yajñaṃ divi deveṣu dhehi yūyaṃ pāta ... ||
Convey this sacrifice to Gods in heaven. Ye Gods, preserve us evermore with blessings.