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1.yāvanti hatasya paśo: carmai lomāni vidyanti

as-many of-killed-animals hairs are-known

tāvanti varāi hantā narake vaset

that-many years for-killing in-hell he-should-dwell

 

2.bhŗtyā: balavantam rājānam āyuman iti vadantu

servants strong king long-live let-say

 

3.bhākhantam sūryam dine dine dvijātaya: pūjayantu

(the)radiant sun every-day Aryans let-honor

 

4.kiyata: māsān bhavān kābhyām nyavasat

how-many months You in-Banares lived

 

5.ke cid yataya: bhasmanā bharīram mārjayanti

some ascetics with-ashes body smears

 

6.karma balavat iti matimata: daridrān paśyata: me mati:

karma powerful, prudent poor of-seeing my mind

( my insightful thought to the poor ones of shrewd minds is, fate is powerful )

7.tvayi rāji tiṣṭhati asmākam sarvāsām ca prajānām

in-you in-king stands and of-all-our subjects

 

sukham na vinaśyet

happiness no should-be-lost

 

8.ekasmin janmani ye śūdrā ajāyanta te ātmanām

in-whos-birth those śūdras were-born, they of-souls

dharmān samyak anutiṣṭhanta: dvitīye janmani dvijātaya: bhaveyu:

dharmas good, understanding, in-second-birth Aryans let-become

 

9. grāme parivrāga tiṣṭhet vane paribhramanbrahma dhyāyet

in-village wandering-ascetic should-stay

in-forest wandering-brāmin should-ponder

 

10.                 etasyām puri śrīmata: rājo: samāgama: ajāyata

in-this-city celebrated of-2kings encounter happened

 

11.                 brahmā jagata: sraṣṭā vedeu śrūyate

Brahma of-2worlds creator in-Vedas was-heard

 

10.yān pakia: vanasya sīmani vŗkāt utpatata: apaśyata

those birds of-forest in-outskirts from-tree flying-up were-seen

 

te sarve mayā bhrātrā ca śai: jīvanta

they-all and by-my-brother with-snares living

 

eva abadhyanta mātrā ca asmabhyam apacyanta

were-caught and by-mother for-us cooked