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1.I pay homage to the Sun, the brightshining One, the maker of the day, enemyof darkness, destroyer of evils, resembling aChinese rose, descendent of Kashyapa.
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2.I pay homage to the Moon, Soma, whoserves as an ornament on Shiva's crown,who was born from the ocean of milk andwhose color is that of curd, conch, orsnow.
3.I pay homage to Mangala, thehandsome youth with weapon in hand,born from mother earth, whose lusterresembles the lightning in the sky.
4.I pay homage to Budha, son of theMoon, resembling the dark green bud of the priyangu flower, unrivaled in beauty,of calm and collected disposition.
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5.I pay homage to Brhaspati, the guru of gods and rishis, who shines with goldenluster, the embodiment of cosmicintelligence, the guiding light of the threeworlds.
6.I pay homage to Shukra, descendant of Bhrigu, the supreme guru of the demons,the greatest expounder of all shastras,whose complexion resembles the whitelotus, the jasmine flower, or snow.
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7.I pay homage to Shani, the slow-moving, son of the Sun, born from Chayaand Martanda, Yama's elder brother, who isof dark complexion like the blue eyeointment.
8.I pay homage to Rahu, the half-bodiedone, offspring of Simhika, possessing greatstrength, the sworn enemy of the Sun andMoon.
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9.I pay homage to Ketu, one of theeleven Rudras, chief among planets andstars, resembling the palasha flower, and of dreadful appearance.