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


A hymn to Kāla; a continuation of the preceding hymn

1From Kāla sprang the Waters, sprang the regions, Brahma,
  Holy Fire.
  The Sun ascends by Kāla, and in Kāla sinks again to rest.
2By Kāla freshly blows the wind, mighty through Kāla is the
  Earth: on Kāla rests the mighty Sky.
3In Kāla erst the text produced what is and what is yet to be.
  From Kāla sprang the Richas, and from Kāla was the Yajus
   born. p. 256
4They formed in Kāla sacrifice, eternal portion for the Gods.
  In Kāla the Gandharvas and Apsarasas and worlds abide.
5Atharvan and this Angiras in Kāla are supreme o'er heaven.
  Both this world and the world that is most lofty, the pure
   worlds and pure intermediate spaces,—
6Yea, having conquered all the worlds by Brahma, Kāla as God
  Supreme is supplicated.

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