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1. saptānāmṛīṇām śarīrāṇi divi rājamānāni dṛśyanti

of-7-stars bodies in-sky great-bears were-seen

 

2. catvāra: vedā: vidyante aṭādaśa purāṇāni

4 vedas are-known, 8 puranas,

ṣaṭtriṃśat-smṛtaya: a-darśanāni iti viduām matam

36 law-books, 6 philosophies, of-scholars is-thought

 

3. caturṇām vedānām tu bahava: śākhā vartante

but of-4-vedas many branches exist

 

4. tadyathā / ṛgvedasya paca śākhā yajurvedasya aaśīti:

namely, of-rigveda 5 brances, of-yajurveda 86,

sāmavedasya sapta atharvavedasya nava iti

of-samaveda 7, of-atharveda 9

 

5. sarvā: samkalayya sapta ittaram śatam śākhānām śrūyate

all put-together-add 7, another-100 of-branches is-heard

 

6. sāmpratam catvāri sahasrāṇi nava śatāni tryaśoti: ca

at-present 4983

kaliyugasya parāṇi atidrāntāni

of-ages years pass

 

 

7. śrovikramāt iti ādanantaram pacapacāśādhike

from-Shrovikrama after 55 more

śatatame saṃvatsare śakānām rājā abhiikta:

in-100th-year of-Scythians king anointed

 

8. adhunā tu aṭādaśa śatāni catvāri

but now 18 hundred 4

śakānām rāja: varṣāṇi gatāni

of-Scythians kings years went

 

9. trīṇi lakāṇi gavām oaśagrāmā: ca ṛabhadattena brāhmanebhya: dattāni

300,000 cows and 16 villiages with-ṛsabhatatta to-priests gave

 

10.                 sa eva varṣe varṣe śatasahasram brāhmaṇānām abhojayat

year-after-year 100,000 of-priests injoyed