Rig Veda Chapter 9 Hymn 48

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9.48.1
तं तवा नर्म्णानि बिभ्रतं सधस्थेषु महो दिवः |
taṃ tvā nṛmṇāni bibhrataṃ sadhastheṣu maho divaḥ |
1. WITH sacrifice we seek to thee kind Cherisher of manly might
9.48.2
चारुं सुक्र्त्ययेमहे ||
cāruṃ sukṛtyayemahe ||
In mansions of the lofty heavens;
9.48.3
संव्र्क्तध्र्ष्णुमुक्थ्यं महामहिव्रतं मदम |
saṃvṛktadhṛṣṇumukthyaṃ mahāmahivrataṃ madam |
2 Gladdening crusher of the bold, ruling with very mighty sway,
9.48.4
शतं पुरो रुरुक्षणिम ||
śataṃ puro rurukṣaṇim ||
Destroyer of a hundred forts.
9.48.5
अतस्त्वा रयिमभि राजानं सुक्रतो दिवः |
atastvā rayimabhi rājānaṃ sukrato divaḥ |
3 Hence, Sapient One! the Falcon, strong of wing, unwearied, brought thee down,
9.48.6
सुपर्णो अव्यथिर्भरत ||
suparṇo avyathirbharat ||
Lord over riches, from the sky.
9.48.7
विश्वस्मा इत सवर्द्र्शे साधारणं रजस्तुरम |
viśvasmā it svardṛśe sādhāraṇaṃ rajasturam |
4 That each may see the light, the Bird brought us the guard of Law, the Friend
9.48.8
गोपां रतस्य विर्भरत ||
ghopāṃ ṛtasya virbharat ||
Of all, the speeder through the air.
9.48.9
अधा हिन्वान इन्द्रियं जयायो महित्वमानशे |
adhā hinvāna indriyaṃ jyāyo mahitvamānaśe |
5 And now, sent forth, it hath attained to mighty power and majesty,
9.48.10
अभिष्टिक्र्द्विचर्षणिः ||
abhiṣṭikṛdvicarṣaṇiḥ ||
Most active, ready to assist.