Rig Veda Chapter 9 Hymn 27

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9.27.1
एष कविरभिष्टुतः पवित्रे अधि तोशते |
eṣa kavirabhiṣṭutaḥ pavitre adhi tośate |
1. THIS Sage, exalted by our lauds, flows to the purifying cloth,
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पुनानो घनन्नप सरिधः ||
punāno ghnannapa sridhaḥ ||
Scattering foes as he is cleansed.
9.27.3
एष इन्द्राय वायवे सवर्जित परि षिच्यते |
eṣa indrāya vāyave svarjit pari ṣicyate |
2 As giving power and winning light, for Indra and for Vāyu he
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पवित्रे दक्षसाधनः ||
pavitre dakṣasādhanaḥ ||
Is poured upon the filtering-cloth.
9.27.5
एष नर्भिर्वि नीयते दिवो मूर्धा वर्षा सुतः |
eṣa nṛbhirvi nīyate divo mūrdhā vṛṣā sutaḥ |
3 The men conduct him, Soma, Steer, Omniscient, and the Head of Heaven,
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सोमो वनेषु विश्ववित ||
somo vaneṣu viśvavit ||
Effused into the vats of wood.
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एष गव्युरचिक्रदत पवमानो हिरण्ययुः |
eṣa ghavyuracikradat pavamāno hiraṇyayuḥ |
4 Longing for kine, longing for gold hath Indu Pavamana lowed,
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इन्दुः सत्राजिदस्त्र्तः ||
induḥ satrājidastṛtaḥ ||
Still Conqueror, never overcome.
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एष सूर्येण हासते पवमानो अधि दयवि |
eṣa sūryeṇa hāsate pavamāno adhi dyavi |
5 This Pavamana, gladdening draught, drops on the filtering cloth, and then
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पवित्रे मत्सरो मदः ||
pavitre matsaro madaḥ ||
Mounts up with Sūrya to the sky.
9.27.11
एष शुष्म्यसिष्यददन्तरिक्षे वर्षा हरिः |
eṣa śuṣmyasiṣyadadantarikṣe vṛṣā hariḥ |
6 To Indra in the firmament this mighty tawny Steer hath flowed,
9.27.12
पुनान इन्दुरिन्द्रमा ||
punāna indurindramā ||
This Indu, being purified.