Rig Veda Chapter 7 Hymn 89

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7.89.1
मो षु वरुण मर्न्मयं गर्हं राजन्नहं गमम |
mo ṣu varuṇa mṛnmayaṃ ghṛhaṃ rājannahaṃ ghamam |
1. LET me not yet, King Varuṇa, enter into the house of clay:
7.89.2
मर्ळा सुक्षत्र मर्ळय ||
mṛḷā sukṣatra mṛḷaya ||
Have mercy, spare me, Mighty Lord.
7.89.3
यदेमि परस्फुरन्निव दर्तिर्न धमातो अद्रिवः |
yademi prasphuranniva dṛtirna dhmāto adrivaḥ |
2 When, Thunderer! I move along tremulous like a wind-blown skin,
7.89.4
मर्ळा स. म. ||
mṛḷā s. m. ||
Have mercy, spare me, Mighty Lord.
7.89.5
करत्वः समह दीनता परतीपं जगमा शुचे |
kratvaḥ samaha dīnatā pratīpaṃ jaghamā śuce |
3 O Bright and Powerful God, through want of strength I erred and went astray
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मर्ळा स. म. ||
mṛḷā s. m. ||
Have mercy, spare me, Mighty Lord.
7.89.7
अपां मध्ये तस्थिवांसं तर्ष्णाविदज्जरितारम |
apāṃ madhye tasthivāṃsaṃ tṛṣṇāvidajjaritāram |
4 Thirst found thy worshipper though he stood in the midst of water-fijods:
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मर्ळा स. म. ||
mṛḷā s. m. ||
Have mercy, spare me, Mighty Lord.
7.89.9
यत किं चेदं वरुण दैव्ये जने.अभिद्रोहं मनुष्याश्चरामसि |
yat kiṃ cedaṃ varuṇa daivye jane.abhidrohaṃ manuṣyāścarāmasi |
5 O Varuṇa, whatever the offence may be which we as men commit against the heavenly host,
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अचित्ती यत तव धर्मा युयोपिम मा नस्तस्मादेनसो देव रीरिषः ||
acittī yat tava dharmā yuyopima mā nastasmādenaso deva rīriṣaḥ ||
When through our want of thought we violate thy laws, punish us not, O God, for that iniquity.