Hymns of the Atharva Veda, by Ralph T.H. Griffith, , at sacred-texts.com
1Solicit with your hymns, for aid, Agni the God with piercing
For riches famous Agni, Purmilha ‘and ye men, Agni to light
our dwelling well.
2Agni, come hither with thy fires: we choose thee as our Hotai-
Let the extended ladle full of oil balm thee, best priest, to sit on
3For unto thee, O Angiras, O Son of Strength, move ladles in the
To Agni, Child of Force, whose locks drop oil, we seek, fore-
most in sacrificial rites.