Rig Veda Chapter 7 Hymn 74

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7.74.1
इमा उ वां दिविष्टय उस्रा हवन्ते अश्विना |
imā u vāṃ diviṣṭaya usrā havante aśvinā |
1. THESE morning sacrifices call you, Aśvins, at the break of day.
7.74.2
अयं वामह्वे.अवसे शचीवसू विशं-विशं हि गछथः ||
ayaṃ vāmahve.avase śacīvasū viśaṃ-viśaṃ hi ghachathaḥ ||
For help have I invoked you rich in power and might: for, house by house ye visit all.
7.74.3
युवं चित्रं ददथुर्भोजनं नरा चोदेथां सून्र्तावते |
yuvaṃ citraṃ dadathurbhojanaṃ narā codethāṃ sūnṛtāvate |
2 O Heroes, ye bestow wonderful nourishment. send it to him whose songs are sweet
7.74.4
अर्वाग रथं समनसा नि यछतं पिबतं सोम्यं मधु ||
arvāgh rathaṃ samanasā ni yachataṃ pibataṃ somyaṃ madhu ||
Accordant, both of you, drive your car down to us, and drink the savoury Soma juice.
7.74.5
आ यातमुप भूषतं मध्वः पिबतमश्विना |
ā yātamupa bhūṣataṃ madhvaḥ pibatamaśvinā |
3 Approach ye and be near to us. drink, O ye Aśvins, of the meath.
7.74.6
दुग्धं पयोव्र्षणा जेन्यावसू मा नो मर्धिष्टमा गतम ||
dughdhaṃ payovṛṣaṇā jenyāvasū mā no mardhiṣṭamā ghatam ||
Draw forth the milk, ye Mighty, rich in genuine wealth: injure us not, and come to us.
7.74.7
अश्वासो ये वामुप दाशुषो गर्हं युवां दीयन्ति बिभ्रतः |
aśvāso ye vāmupa dāśuṣo ghṛhaṃ yuvāṃ dīyanti bibhrataḥ |
4 The horses that convey you in their rapid flight down to the worshipper's abode,
7.74.8
मक्षूयुभिर्नरा हयेभिरश्विना देवा यातमस्मयू ||
makṣūyubhirnarā hayebhiraśvinā devā yātamasmayū ||
With these your speedy coursers, Heroes, Aśvins, come, ye Gods, come well-inclined to us.
7.74.9
अधा ह यन्तो अश्विना पर्क्षः सचन्त सूरयः |
adhā ha yanto aśvinā pṛkṣaḥ sacanta sūrayaḥ |
5 Yea, verily, our princes seek the Aśvins in pursuit of food.
7.74.10
ता यंसतो मघवद्भ्यो धरुवं यशश्छर्दिरस्मभ्यं नासत्या ||
tā yaṃsato maghavadbhyo dhruvaṃ yaśaśchardirasmabhyaṃ nāsatyā ||
These shall give lasting glory to our liberal lords, and, both Nāsatyas, shelter us.
7.74.11
पर ये ययुरव्र्कासो रथा इव नर्पातारो जनानाम |
pra ye yayuravṛkāso rathā iva nṛpātāro janānām |
6 Those who have led the way, like cars, offending none, those who are guardians of the men-
7.74.12
उत सवेन शवसा शूशुवुर्नर उत कषियन्ति सुक्षितिम ||
uta svena śavasā śūśuvurnara uta kṣiyanti sukṣitim ||
Also through their own might the heroes have grown strong, and dwell in safe and happy homes.