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The Hymns of the Atharvaveda

Book IX

tr. by Ralph T.H. Griffith


Hymn 1: A glorification of the Asvins' whip and a prayer for blessings
Hymn 2: A glorification of Kāma as God of desire of all that is good
Hymn 3: On the consecration of a newly built house
Hymn 4: A glorification of the typical sacrificial bull
Hymn 5: A glorification of a sacrificial goat
Hymn 6: A glorification of hospitable reception of guests
Hymn 7: A glorification of the typically bull and cow
Hymn 8: A charm for the cure of various diseases connected with Consumption
Hymn 9: Enunciation of mystico-theological and cosmological doctrine
Hymn 10: Continuation of Hymn 9