1. 16

    दहेद्दहनभूतेन वृत्रमिन्द्राशनिर्यथा | सर्पमाशीविषं बद्ध्वा वस्त्रान्ते नावबुध्यसे || ३-५०-१६

    - you should be burnt down like demon Vrtra by the thunderbolt of Indra. You are not aware that you are tying a venomous snake with the fringe of your cloth. [3-50-16]

  2. 17

    ग्रीवायां प्रतिसक्तं च कालपाशं न पश्यसि | स भारस्सौम्य भर्तव्यो यो नरं नावसादयेत् || ३-५०-१७

    You are not able to see the noose of death tightened around your neck. Oh ! gentle Ravana one should carry that much of weight which does not tire him. [3-50-17]

  3. 18

    तदन्नमपि भोक्तव्यं जीर्यते यदनामयम् | यत्कृत्वा न भवेद्धर्मो न कीर्तिर्न यशो भुवि || ३-५०-१८

    One should eat only that wholesome food which can be easily digested. Who will do such a deed which cannot beget dharma, fame or glory in the world? [3-50-18]

  4. 19

    शरीरस्य भवेत्खेदः कस्तत्कर्म समाचरेत् | षष्टिर्वर्षसहस्राणि मम जातस्य रावण || ३-५०-१९

    Who will do such deeds that bring only exhaustion to the body? Sixty thousand years ago I was born, Oh ! Ravana. [3-50-19]

  5. 20

    पितृपैतामहं राज्यं यथावदनुतिष्ठतः | वृद्धोऽहं त्वं युवा धन्वी सशरः कवची रथी || ३-५०-२०

    Since then I have ruled justly my hereditary kingdom. I am old, you are young, wielding a bow and arrows, with shield to protect and chariot to ride. [3-50-20]