Rig Veda Chapter 9 Hymn 54

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9.54.1
अस्य परत्नामनु दयुतं शुक्रं दुदुह्रे अह्रयः |
asya pratnāmanu dyutaṃ śukraṃ duduhre ahrayaḥ |
1. AFTER his ancient splendour, they, the bold, have drawn the bright milk from
9.54.2
पयः सहस्रसां रषिम ||
payaḥ sahasrasāṃ ṛṣim ||
The Sage who wins a thousand gifts.
9.54.3
अयं सूर्य इवोपद्र्गयं सरांसि धावति |
ayaṃ sūrya ivopadṛghayaṃ sarāṃsi dhāvati |
2 In aspect he is like the Sun; he runneth forward to the lakes,
9.54.4
सप्त परवता दिवम ||
sapta pravataā divam ||
Seven currents flowing through the sky.
9.54.5
अयं विश्वानि तिष्ठति पुनानो भुवनोपरि |
ayaṃ viśvāni tiṣṭhati punāno bhuvanopari |
3 He, shining in his splendour, stands high over all things that exist-
9.54.6
सोमो देवो नसूर्यः ||
somo devo nasūryaḥ ||
Soma, a God as Sūrya is.
9.54.7
परि णो देववीतये वाजानर्षसि गोमतः |
pari ṇo devavītaye vājānarṣasi ghomataḥ |
4 Thou, Indu, in thy brilliancy, pourest on us, as Indra's Friend,
9.54.8
पुनान इन्दविन्द्रयुः ||
punāna indavindrayuḥ ||
Wealth from the kine to feast the Gods.