††† 7.20††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Indra†††††††††††††††††††† a lotofJoel Breretonhere

 

1. †††ugras††† jajŮe††† vīryāya††† svadhāvān

††††††††††† the-fierce-one†††† was-born†††† for-heroic-activity†††† possessing- self-establasher

†††††††††††††††††††††† nom. sing.†††††††††† jan††† perf.†† sing.3†† mid.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† dhā†††††† nom.sing.†††† vant

†††††† cakris††† apas††† naryas††† yat †††kariṣyan

†††††††††††††† has-done†† work††††† manly-man†††† which††††† is-to-be-done

†††††††††††††††††† kṛ†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††kṛ††† c5††† fut. pp††† act.

†††††† jagmis††† yu††† nṛsadanam††† avobhis

†††††††††††††† has-gone†††† youngster(Indra)††††† to-agentís-seat†††† with-favors

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† gam†††††††††††††† nom. sing. m†† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††avas††† favor

†††††† trātā††† nas††† indras††† enasas††† mahas†† cit

††††††††††††††† rescues††† us†††† Indra†††† from-great-calamity†††† even

††††††††††††††††††††††††† nom.†† sing.††† trātṛ†††† trāc4†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† abl.

 

 

2. †††hantā††† vṛtram††† indras††† śūśuvānas

††††††††† indra††††† slays††† dragon †††††††††††††††swelling

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †† c2†† pap††† swell†† mid.

†††††††† pra †††āvīt†† nu††† vīras††† jaritāram††† ūtī

†††††††††††††††††††† now†††† has-aided††† the-hero†††† adourer-singer†††† with-help

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† av†† c1†† isao.†† sing.3††

†††††† kartā††† sudāse††† aha††† vai†† u†† lokam

†††††††††††††† maker††† to-the-good-giver†††† just†† indeed††† wide-space

†††††† dā††† vasu††† muhus ††ā ††dāśuṣe††† bhūt

††††††††††††† giver†††† riches†† instantly†††††† to-giver†††††† he-has-been

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††bhū††† rootao.†† inj††† sing.3†† be

 

3.  ††yudhmas††† anarvā††† khajakt††† samadvā

††††††††††††††† soldier-combatant†††† resistless††††† creating-tumult††† combat-hardened

††† śūras††† satrāṣāt††† janu†† īm††† aṣālhas

††††††††††† hero††† victorious-over-foes†††††††††† with-his-birth††† invincible

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† nom.†† sing.

††† vi††† āse††† indras††† ptanās††† suojās†††

†††††††††††† has-scattered†† Indra†† armies-enemies††† very-strong

†††††††††††††††††† as†† c4/1†† perf.†† sing.3†† mid.†††† throw††††††††††††††††††††††††† su†† ojā†††††

†††† adhaviśvam††† śatruyantam††† jaghāna

†††††††††††††††††† now-moreover††††† all†††† who-seek-to-be-his-enemy†††† has-destroyed

††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††han†† c2††††† perf.††† sing.3††

 

4. ††††ubhe††† cit††† indra††† rodasī††† mahitvā†† ā

††††††††††††† both†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† heaven-earth†††† with-great†††

††† paprātha††† taviṣībhis††† tuviṣmas

†††††††† youhave-filled†††† by-with-energies-might†††† O most mighty

†††††††† prath†† c1†††† perf.sing.2act.

ni††††† vajram††† indras††† harivān††† mimikṣant

†††††††††††††††††††† mace††††† Indra††††††††† lord-of-horses††† brandishing-send-down

††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††mikś†† c3†† pap†††† mix

†† sam††† andhasā††† madeṣu††† ††† uvoca

†††††††††††††††††††††† with-soma†††††††† in-the-ecstasies††††† has-been-pleased-gratified

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† uc†† c4†† perf.sing.3†††† be pleased

 

5. ††††vṣā††† janāna††† vṣaṇam††† raṇāya††

†††††††† bull††††††† has-generated††† bull††††† for-battling

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† jan††† c1/4/2††† perf.†† sing.3

††† tam††† u†† cit††† nā††† naryam††† sasūva

†††††††††††††††† him††††††††††††††† woman-Aditi†††††† the-manly-one††††† has-generated

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† acc.††††††††††††††††††† †† c2/6†† perf.†† sing.3†† act.generate

††††††† pra††† yas††† senānīs††† adha††† nbhyas††††† asti

†††††††††††††††††††††† who††††† leader-of-army†††††††††††††††† for-men†††† is

††††††inas††† satvā††† gaveṣaṇas††† sas††† dhṛṣṇus

††††††††††††††† master†††† bold†† plunderer-of-cows-seeker-of-ray-cows†† he†††† subduer-of-foes-general

††††††††††††††† stands out from the (other) superior men,a powerful warrior,he is the daring seeker of cattle

 

6. †††††nu††† cit†† sas†† bhreṣate††† janas†† na††† reṣat

†††††††††††††††† now††† the person(who)††† falters-falls-fails††† shall-not†††† be-hurt - suffer-sorrow

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† bhramś††† c1†††† sing.3 ††mid.†† fall††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† riṣ†† c4/1††† inj.†† sing.3†† be hurt

††† manas††† yas††† asya††† ghoram††† āvivāsāt

††††††††††††††††††††† who†††††††††† his†††††††† terrific mind††††† will-want-to-win

††††††††††††††††† acc.†† sing.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† van†† c1/6††††† ā visa†††† desi.†† subj.†† sing.3†††† desire to win

††† yajŮais††† yas††† indre††† dadhate††† duvāmsi

††††††††††††† with-sacrifices†††† who†††† in-Indra††† establishes-puts†††† friendships

†††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††dhā†† c3††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† nom.pl.

††† kṣayat†† sas††† rāye††† ṛtapā††† ṛtejās

††††††††††††††††† will-possess-rule††††††† over-in-wealth††††† truth-protector††† truth-born

††††††††††††††††††††††††††† kṣi†† c2/6/1†† subj.†† sing.2†† possess

 

7. †††††yat††† indra††† pūrvas††† aparāya †††śikṣan

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† elder†††††††† to-younger†††††††† aiding-instructing

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††śikṣ†††† pap††† be helpful

††† ayat††† jyāyān††† kanīyasas††† deṣṇam

†††††††††† will-go-approaches††† elders-betters†††† younger-lesser†††† present-gift††

†††††††††††††††† i†† c2†† subj.†††††††† acc. pl.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† nom.sing.†††††††††††††††† acc.sing.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††it is likethe richeshanded downfromtheelderly personstotheyounger ones

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† the†† juniorpersonapproachestheseniorpersonísgift†††††††††††††

††† amta††† it††† pari††† āsīta††† dūram†† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

†††††††††† immortal†††† as-if-indeed-assuredly†††† may-sit††††††† afar

†††††††††† †††††††should the immortal be the only one sitting it out far away ?

††††††††††††††††† shouldthen†† evenanimmortalgodstayaway (from his worshipper)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ās†† c2/1††† op.†† mid.††† sit

††† ā ††citra††† citrayam††† bhara††† rayim††† nas

††††††††††††††† O bright-one†††††† brilliant-wonderous-precious††††† bring†††† wealth†††† to-us

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† bhṛ†† c1/3†† imper.

 

8. ††††yas††† te††† indra††† priyas††† janas††† dadāśat

††††††††††† ††††††††††to-you†††††††††††††††† dear†† personwho†††††† will-have-offered

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††dāś†† c1/2/5††† perf.†† subj.†† sing.3††††† make offering

†††† asat††† nireke††† adrivas††† sakhā††† te

††††††††† he-will-be††† exclusively††††††† O thunderbolt wielder†††† your††† friend†††

††††††††††††††† as††† c2†† subj.††††††† be†††††††††

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† enjoy†† yourbounty to the extreme-in-foremost-place

 

††vayam††† te††† asyām††† sumatau††† caniṣṭhās

††††† †††††††we†††††† your††††† ††in-this-good-thought-favor††††† most-pleasing-delightful

†† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††loc.†††††††††††††††††† can†† c1to delight in

††syāma††† varūthe††† aghnatas††† npītau

†††††††††††††††† may-we-be†† in-(your)-defense†††† being-unharmed††† in-(your)man-protection

†††††††††††† †††††††††††††††as†† c2†† op.†† pl.1†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† han††† c2††† pap†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† pīti††††† loc.sing.f

 

9.  ††††esas††† stomas††† acikradat††† vṣā††† te

†††††††††††††††† this †††††hymn-praise†††††† has-bellowed†††††† mighty(bull like)††† to-you

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† krand†† c1 ††redup.ao.†† sing.3†††††† cryout

††† uta††† stāmus††† maghavan††† akrapiṣṭa

†††††††† ††and†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† has-been-recited

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† kṛp†† c1†† iṣao.†† sing.3†† mid.††††† lament

††† rāyas††† kāmas††† jaritāram††† te††† ā†† agan

††††††††† of-wealth††† the-desire††† to-your-bard††††††† has-come

††††††††† †††††††gen.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† gam†† c1††† root†† ao.††††

 

††† tvam††† aṅga††† śakra††† vasvas††† ā††† śakas††† nas

††††††††††† you††† alone†††† O powerful one†††† riches††††††† you-will-have-abled††††† to-us

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† emphatic†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† śak†† c5†† root†† ao.subj.†† sing.2††††† be able

 

10.              †††sas††† nas††† indra††† tvayatāyai††† iṣe††† dhās

††††††††††††††††††††††† so††††††† us††††† O Indra†††††† offered-by-you†††† for-refreshment††† have-established

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††dhā†† c3†† rootao.††† sing.2††††

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††position us for refreshment

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

†††††††† tma††† ca†† ye††† maghavānas††† junanti

††††††††††††††††† and†† by-own-nature†† they-who††††† O maghavān†††††† they-be-swift

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††† c9††† be swift

††††††† vasvī††† u†† te††† jaretre††† astu††† śaktis

†††††††††††††††††††† excellent-goodly†††† for-your-bard††††† let-there-be††† strength-skill

††††††††††††††††††††††††††

††††††† yūyam††† pāta††† svastibhis††† sa††† nas

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† protect†††††† with-blessings-states-of-happy-being†††† allways††† us