Hymns of the Atharva Veda, by Ralph T.H. Griffith, , at sacred-texts.com
1Ye who are present, unto you I offer this treasure brought to
us by Jātavedas
Happily will the sacrificer follow: do ye acknowledge him in
2Do ye acknowledge him in highest heaven: ye know the world
here present in assembly.
In peace will he who sacrifices follow: show him the joy which
comes from pious actions.
3Gods are the Fathers, and the Fathers Gods. I am the very man
4I cook, I give, I offer up oblation. From what I gave let me
not be disparted.
5O King, take thou thy stand in heaven, there also let that gift
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Recognize, King, the gift which we have given, and be gracious,