7.87 Varuna

 

1. radat pathas varuṇas sūriyāya

Varuna dug paths for-the-sun

rad c1/2 inj. sing.3 act.

pra arṇāmsi samidri nadīnām

forth the floods of-rivers to the sea

sargas na sṛṣṭas arvatīs ṛtāyan

galloping mares like discharged-surged-flowed truth-going-following

ṛta yan i pap

cakāra mahīs avanīs ahabhyas

he-made geat streambeds(rivers) for-the-days

kṛ c5 perf. sing.3

 

2. ātmā te vātas rajas ā navīnot

your breath , the wind , airy space repeatedly-roared

ātmin acc. sing. n nu int. imperf. sing.3 act

paśur na bhūrṇis yavase sasavān

like an impetuous beast on-pasture land victorious

antar mahī bṛhatī rodasī ime

between these 2 great and lofty worlds

viśvā te dhāma varuṇa priyāṇi

(here are) all your dear abodes-domains

n

 

3. pari spaśas varuṇasya smadiṣṭās

the spies of-Varuna with-united-desire similar-intentions

smat together iṣ ppp nom. pl.

ubhe paśyanti rodasī surneke

survey both well-supported worlds

ṛtāvānas kavayas yajadhīrās

truth-possessing the poets insightful in sacrifices

pracetasas yas iṣayanta manma

conscious-ones who sent thoughts

iṣ caus. imperf. pl.3 mid.

 

4. uvāca me varuṇas medhirāya

Varuna has-said for-my-understanding

vac c2/3 perf. sing.3

tris sapta nāma aghniyā bibharti

3 times 7 names the invoilable-cow bears

nom. sing. f bhṛ c3

vidvān padasya guhiyā na vocat

knowing of its track, (its names like secrets) he-will-speak

acc. pl. vac c2 ao. subj.

yuyāya vipra uparāya śikṣan

he the inspired poet who strives o behalf of the later generation

 

 

5. tisras dyāvas nihitā antar asmin

3 heavens are hidden within him

tisras bhūmīr uparā: aḍvidhānā:

and below are 3 earths arranged in sixes

gtisas rā varuṇas cakra etam

the clever king varuna created this

divi preǹkham hiraṇyayam śubhe kam

the golden swing in heaven(the sun) for the sake of beauty

 

6. ava sindhum varuṇas dyaur iva sthāt

like heaven varuna has descended to the river

drapsas na śvetas mṛgas tuviṣmān

he, the powerful wild animal, like a bright drop

gambhīraśamsas rajasas vimāna:

he of deep recitation, who takes the measure of the airy space

supārakṣatra: satas asya rā

he the king of what is , whose lordship offers good passage

 

7. yas mṛṛlayāti cakruṣe cit āgas

might we be without offense within varuna

vayam siyāma varuṇe anāgā:

who will have mercy even on him who has committed an offense

anu varatāni aditer ṛdhantas

as we obedientl fulfill the commandmants of Aditi

yūyam pāta suastibhis sa nas

you-all protect us always with-good-beings