7.88                          Varuna

 

1.  pra   śundhyuvam   varuṇāya   prayiṣṭhām

        pure-radiant    to-Varuṇa     most-preened-delightful-dear

                                                             acc.    f

matim   vasiṣṭha   mīlhuṣe   bharasva

      thought,               to-generous      present

          f                        dat.                   bhṛ      imper.  sing.2  mid.   bear

   yas   īm   arvāńcam   karate   yajatram 

        who   to-him,      in-front-at-hand      will-have-made       sacrifice

                            acc.                  kṛ   root  ao.  subj.  sing.3  mid.                        yaj.   acc.

  sahasrāmagham   vṣaṇam   bṛhantam

  a thousand rewards      bull             sun

                           acc.                       acc.                        acc.

 

2.   adhā   nu   asya   samdśam   jaganvān

            now then,     to-the-sight   of-him       when-i-had-come

                                                                 perf.  part.    gam

agnes   anīkam   varuṇasya   mamsi

        the-face   of-Agni (to be that)      of-Varuṇa   i-have-thought

      gen.                                                          man   s.  ao.   sing.1  mid.   think

   svar   yad   aśman   adhipās   u   andhas

       when  sun   in-rock     master     and  darkness

     svas                                        nom.                       take me to see the  sun  in  the  rocky cave

                                                                   may he drink  the  beautiful soma  released by the stones

   abhi      vapus   dṛśaye   ninīyāt

                me     the-wonder(master)       to-see      may-have-lead-taken

                            nom.          dat.  inf.               perf.  op.  sing.3

 

3.  ā   yad   ruhāva   varuṇas   ca  nāvam

            when   we2-will-board,  Varuṇa  and I,  the-boat

                     ruh   ao.  subj.  du.1  

pra   yat   samudram   īrayāva   madhyam

         when      we2-will-raise-urge-impel    to-middle-of-sea

                                     īr   caus.  subj.  du.1   set in motion

   adhi   yad   apām   sanubhis   carāva

         when we2 will voyage through the crests of the waters

 

   pra   preǹkha   īǹkhayāvahai   śubhe   kam

              we  will swing on the swing for beauty

 

 

4.  vasiṣṭham   ha   varuṇas   nāvi   ādhāt

            Varuṇa  placed  Vasiṣṭha  on the boat

 

  ṣim   cakāra   sau   mahobhis

           skillful in his work, he made him a seer through his great powers

 

   stotāram   vipras   sudinatve   ahnām

        the  inspired poet(made him) a praise singer on the brightest  day

 

   yāt   nu   dyāvas    tatanan   yād   uṣāsas

         of  days for so far as the heavens, for so long as the dawns  wil extend

 

 

5.  kuva   tyāni   nau   sakiyā   babhūvas

        where  have these companionshps of ours come to be

 

sacāvahe   yad   avṛkam   purā   cit

  when  previously we would have accompanied one another without wolfish hostility ?

 

   bṛhantam   mānam   varuṇa   svadhāvas

    of  independent will,  I went into your lofty mansion

 

   sahasradvāram   jagamā   gṛham   te

  your  house  with its thousand doors

 

 

6.  ya   āpir   nityas   varuṇa   priyas   san

though one be your very own dear friend and your companion

 

tuvām   āgāmsi   kṛṇavat   sakhā   te

  if  he  will  commit   offenses  against you

 

   mā   ta   enasvantas   yakṣin   bhujema

   you  uncanny one.  as an inspired poet

 

   yandhi   ṣmā   vipra   stuvate   varūtham

   ever offer protection  to him  praising  you

 

 

7.  dhruvāsu   tvāsu   kṣitiṣu   kṣiyantas

       dwelling in enduring peaceful dwellings

 

vi  asmat   pāśam   varuṇas   mumocat

  (we will win)you  Varuill release his fetter  from us

 

   avas   vanvānā   aditer   upasthād

(we)  winning help from the lap of Aditi

 

   yūyam   pāta   suastibhis   sa   nas

   do you protect us alwys with your blessings