Rig Veda Chapter 9 Hymn 3

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9.3.1
एष देवो अमर्त्यः पर्णवीरिव दीयति |
eṣa devo amartyaḥ parṇavīriva dīyati |
1. HERE present this Immortal God flies, like a bird upon her wings,
9.3.2
अभि दरोणान्यासदम ||
abhi droṇānyāsadam ||
To settle in the vats of wood.
9.3.3
एष देवो विपा कर्तो.अति हवरांसि धावति |
eṣa devo vipā kṛto.ati hvarāṃsi dhāvati |
2 This God, made ready with the hymn, runs swiftly through the winding ways,
9.3.4
पवमानो अदाभ्यः ||
pavamāno adābhyaḥ ||
Inviolable as he flows.
9.3.5
एष देवो विपन्युभिः पवमान रतायुभिः |
eṣa devo vipanyubhiḥ pavamāna ṛtāyubhiḥ |
3 This God while flowing is adorned, like a bay steed for war, by men
9.3.6
हरिर्वाजाय मर्ज्यते ||
harirvājāya mṛjyate ||
Devout and skilled in holy songs.
9.3.7
एष विश्वानि वार्या शूरो यन्निव सत्वभिः |
eṣa viśvāni vāryā śūro yanniva satvabhiḥ |
4 He, like a warrior going forth with heroes, as he flows along
9.3.8
पवमानःसिषासति ||
pavamānaḥsiṣāsati ||
Is fain to win all precious boons.
9.3.9
एष देवो रथर्यति पवमानो दशस्यति |
eṣa devo ratharyati pavamāno daśasyati |
5 This God, as he is flowing on, speeds like a car and gives his gifts:
9.3.10
आविष कर्णोति वग्वनुम ||
āviṣ kṛṇoti vaghvanum ||
He lets his voice be heard of all
9.3.11
एष विप्रैरभिष्टुतो.अपो देवो वि गाहते |
eṣa viprairabhiṣṭuto.apo devo vi ghāhate |
6 Praised by the sacred bards, this God dives into waters, and bestows
9.3.12
दधद रत्नानिदाशुषे ||
dadhad ratnānidāśuṣe ||
Rich gifts upon the worshipper.
9.3.13
एष दिवं वि धावति तिरो रजांसि धारया |
eṣa divaṃ vi dhāvati tiro rajāṃsi dhārayā |
7 Away he rushes with his stream, across the regions, into heaven,
9.3.14
पवमानःकनिक्रदत ||
pavamānaḥkanikradat ||
And roars as he is flowing on.
9.3.15
एष दिवं वयासरत तिरो रजाण्स्यस्प्र्तः |
eṣa divaṃ vyāsarat tiro rajāṇsyaspṛtaḥ |
8 While flowing, meet for sacrifice, he hath gone up to heaven across
9.3.16
पवमानः सवध्वरः ||
pavamānaḥ svadhvaraḥ ||
The regions, irresistible.
9.3.17
एष परत्नेन जन्मना देवो देवेभ्यः सुतः |
eṣa pratnena janmanā devo devebhyaḥ sutaḥ |
9 After the 'way of ancient time, this God, pressed out for Deities,
9.3.18
हरिः पवित्रेर्षति ||
hariḥ pavitrearṣati ||
Flows tawny to the straining-cloth.
9.3.19
एष उ सय पुरुव्रतो जज्ञानो जनयन्निषः |
eṣa u sya puruvrato jajñāno janayanniṣaḥ |
10 This Lord of many Holy Laws, even at his birth engendering strength,
9.3.20
धारया पवते सुतः ||
dhārayā pavate sutaḥ ||
Effused, flows onward in a stream.