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Hymns of the Atharva Veda, by Ralph T.H. Griffith, [1895], at

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A prayer for peace and security

1Indra, give us security from that whereof we are afraid.
  Help us, O Maghavan, let thy succour grant us this: drive foes
   and enemies afar.
2We call on Indra, on the liberal giver: we will be prosperous in
   men and cattle.
  Let not the hosts of cruel fiends approach us. Drive of the
  Druhs to every side, O Indra.
3Best, making household wealth increase. Indra our saviour, kills
   the foe.
  May he from outmost point be our potector, and from the
   centre and from west and eastward.
4Lead us to ample room. O thou who knowest, to happiness
   security, and sunlight.
  Strong, Indra, are the arms of thee the mighty: may we betake
   us to their lofty shelter.
5May air's mid-region give us peace and safety, safety may both
   these, Heaven and Earth, afford us.
  Security be ours from west, from eastward, from north and
   south may we be free from danger.
6Safety be ours from friend and from the unfriendly, safety from
   what we know and what we know not.
  Safety be ours by night and in the day-time! friendly to me be
   all my hopes and wishes!

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