Rig Veda (translation and commentary)

by H. H. Wilson | 1866 | 1,999,864 words | ISBN-10: 8171101380 | ISBN-13: 9788171101382

The Rig-Veda, English translation, including the commentary of Sayana and grammatical analysis. The hyms of the Rigveda Samhita represents some of the oldest and complex of Hindu Sanskrit literature. In ten books, these mantras form the core essence of rituals and ceremonies once widely performed throughout ancient India. This edition contains the...

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Rig Veda 6.52.11

Sanskrit text [Accents, Plain, Transliterated]:

स्तो॒त्रमिन्द्रो॑ म॒रुद्ग॑ण॒स्त्वष्टृ॑मान्मि॒त्रो अ॑र्य॒मा । इ॒मा ह॒व्या जु॑षन्त नः ॥
स्तोत्रमिन्द्रो मरुद्गणस्त्वष्टृमान्मित्रो अर्यमा । इमा हव्या जुषन्त नः ॥
stotram indro marudgaṇas tvaṣṭṛmān mitro aryamā | imā havyā juṣanta naḥ ||

English translation:

Indra, with the company of the Maruts, Mitra, with Tvaṣṭā and Aryaman, accept our praise and these our oblations.”


Ṛṣi (sage/seer): ṛjiśvāḥ;
Devatā (deity/subject-matter): viśvedevā:;
Chandas (meter): gāyatrī;
Svara (tone/note): Swar;

Padapatha [Accents, Plain, Transliterated]:

स्तो॒त्रम् । इन्द्रः॑ । म॒रुत्ऽग॑णः । त्वष्टृ॑ऽमान् । मि॒त्रः । अ॒र्य॒मा । इ॒मा । ह॒व्या । जु॒ष॒न्त॒ । नः॒ ॥
स्तोत्रम् । इन्द्रः । मरुत्गणः । त्वष्टृमान् । मित्रः । अर्यमा । इमा । हव्या । जुषन्त । नः ॥
stotram | indraḥ | marut-gaṇaḥ | tvaṣṭṛ-mān | mitraḥ | aryamā | imā | havyā | juṣanta | naḥ

Multi-layer Annotation of the Ṛgveda

[Rigveda 6.52.11 English analysis of grammar]

stotram < stotra

[noun], accusative, singular, neuter

“hymn; praise.”

indro < indraḥ < indra

[noun], nominative, singular, masculine

“Indra; leader; best; king; first; head; self; indra [word]; Indra; sapphire; fourteen; guru.”

marudgaṇas < marut

[noun], masculine

“Marut; vāta; wind; Vayu.”

marudgaṇas < gaṇaḥ < gaṇa

[noun], nominative, singular, masculine

“group; varga; troop; troop; battalion; flock; herd; gaṇa [word]; corporation; gaṇa; herd; sect; swarm; set; party; gaṇa; series; Ganesa; flight.”

tvaṣṭṛmān < tvaṣṭṛmat

[noun], nominative, singular, masculine

mitro < mitraḥ < mitra

[noun], nominative, singular, masculine

“friend; Mitra; mitra [word]; sun; ally.”

aryamā < aryaman

[noun], nominative, singular, masculine

“Aryaman; aryaman [word]; sun.”

imā < idam

[noun], accusative, plural, neuter

“this; he,she,it (pers. pron.); here.”

havyā < havya

[noun], accusative, plural, neuter

“Havya; offering; havya [word].”

juṣanta < juṣ

[verb], plural, Present injunctive

“enjoy; endow; possess; frequent; accompany; induce; consume; approve; affect; attend; befit; blend; contract.”

naḥ < mad

[noun], genitive, plural

“I; mine.”

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