Rig Veda Chapter 7 Hymn 7

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7.7.1
पर वो देवं चित सहसानमग्निमश्वं न वाजिनं हिषे नमोभिः |
pra vo devaṃ cit sahasānamaghnimaśvaṃ na vājinaṃ hiṣe namobhiḥ |
1. I SEND forth even your God, victorious Agni, like a strong courser, with mine adoration.
7.7.2
भवा नो दूतो अध्वरस्य विद्वान तमना देवेषु विविदे मितद्रुः ||
bhavā no dūto adhvarasya vidvān tmanā deveṣu vivide mitadruḥ ||
Herald of sacrifice be he who knoweth he hath reached Gods, himself, with measured motion.
7.7.3
आ याह्यग्ने पथ्या अनु सवा मन्द्रो देवानां सख्यं जुषाणः |
ā yāhyaghne pathyā anu svā mandro devānāṃ sakhyaṃ juṣāṇaḥ |
2 By paths that are thine own come hither, Agni, joyous, delighting in the Gods’ alliance,
7.7.4
आ सानु शुष्मैर्नदयन पर्थिव्या जम्भेभिर्विश्वमुशधग वनानि ||
ā sānu śuṣmairnadayan pṛthivyā jambhebhirviśvamuśadhagh vanāni ||
Making the heights of earth roar with thy fury, burning with eager teeth the woods and forests.
7.7.5
पराचीनो यज्ञः सुधितं हि बर्हिः परीणीते अग्निरीळितो न होता |
prācīno yajñaḥ sudhitaṃ hi barhiḥ prīṇīte aghnirīḷito na hotā |
3 The grass is strewn; the sacrifice advances adored as Priest, Agni is made propitious,
7.7.6
आ मातरा विश्ववारे हुवानो यतो यविष्ठ जज्ञिषे सुशेवः ||
ā mātarā viśvavāre huvāno yato yaviṣṭha jajñiṣe suśevaḥ ||
Invoking both All-boon-bestowing Mothers of whom, Most Youthful! thou wast born to help us.
7.7.7
सद्यो अध्वरे रथिरं जनन्त मानुषासो विचेतसो य एषाम |
sadyo adhvare rathiraṃ jananta mānuṣāso vicetaso ya eṣām |
4 Forthwith the men, the best of these for wisdom, have made him leader in the solemn worship.
7.7.8
विशामधायि विश्पतिर्दुरोणे.अग्निर्मन्द्रो मधुवचा रतावा ||
viśāmadhāyi viśpatirduroṇe.aghnirmandro madhuvacā ṛtāvā ||
As Lord in homes of men is Agni stablished, the Holy One, the joyous, sweetly speaking.
7.7.9
असादि वर्तो वह्निराजगन्वानग्निर्ब्रह्मा नर्षदने विधर्ता |
asādi vṛto vahnirājaghanvānaghnirbrahmā nṛṣadane vidhartā |
5 He hath come, chosen bearer, and is seated in man's home, Brahman, Agni, the Supporter,
7.7.10
दयौश्च यं पर्थिवी वाव्र्धाते आ यं होता यजति विश्ववारम ||
dyauśca yaṃ pṛthivī vāvṛdhāte ā yaṃ hotā yajati viśvavāram ||
He whom both Heaven anct Earth exalt and strengthenwhom, Giver of all boons, the Hotar worships.
7.7.11
एते दयुम्नेभिर्विश्वमातिरन्त मन्त्रं ये वारं नर्या अतक्षन |
ete dyumnebhirviśvamātiranta mantraṃ ye vāraṃ naryā atakṣan |
6 These have passed all in glory, who, the manly, have wrought with skill the hymn of adoration;
7.7.12
पर ये विशस्तिरन्त शरोषमाणा आ ये मे अस्य दीधयन्न्र्तस्य ||
pra ye viśastiranta śroṣamāṇā ā ye me asya dīdhayannṛtasya ||
Who, listening, have advanced the people's welfare, and set their thoughts on this my holy statute.
7.7.13
नू तवामग्न ईमहे वसिष्ठा ईशानं सूनो सहसो वसूनाम |
nū tvāmaghna īmahe vasiṣṭhā īśānaṃ sūno sahaso vasūnām |
7 We, the Vasisthas, now implore thee, Agni, O Son of Strength, the Lord of wealth and treasure.
7.7.14
इषं सतोत्र्भ्यो मघवद्भ्य आनड यूयं पात सवस्तिभिः सदा नः ||
iṣaṃ stotṛbhyo maghavadbhya ānaḍ yūyaṃ pāta svastibhiḥ sadā naḥ ||
Thou hast brought food to singers and to nobles. Ye Gods, preserve us evermore with blessings.