1. 41

    ब्राह्मणैः क्षत्रियैर्वैश्यैः स्वकर्मनिरतैः सदा | जितेन्द्रियैर्महोत्साहैर्वृतामात्यैः सहस्रशः || २-१००-४१

    - its thousands of venerable, selfcontrolled and highly energetic brahmins, kshatriyas and vaisyas engaged in their respective professions,..... - [2-100-41]

  2. 42

    प्रासादैर्विविधाकारैर्वृतां वैद्यजनाकुलाम् | कच्चित्सुमुदितां स्फीतामयोध्यां परिरक्षसि || २-१००-४२

    - filled with palaces of various kinds, abounding in learned people and a prosperous city where everything is available in abundance, I trust you are protecting this (impregnable) city of Ayodhya. [2-100-42]

  3. 43

    कच्चिच्चैत्यशतैर्जुष्टः सुनिविष्टजनाकुलः | देवस्थानैः प्रपाभिश्च तटाकैश्चोपशोभितः || २-१००-४३

    Marked with hundreds of sanctuaries near villages where life of the people is made comfortable, where there are shrines, graced with water distribution facilities and tanks,..... - [2-100-43]

  4. 44

    प्रहृष्टनरनारीकः समाजोत्सवशोभितः | सुकृष्टसीमा पशुमान्हिंसाभिः परिवर्जितः || २-१००-४४

    - with happy men and women, graced by social festivities, with land well-tilled, abiding in cattle which are totally free from cruelties,..... - [2-100-44]

  5. 45

    अदेवमातृको रम्यः श्वापदैः परिवर्जितः | परित्यक्तो भयैस्सर्वैः खनिभिश्चोपशोभितः || २-१००-४५

    - and independent of rain. It is enchanting. It is safe from wild animals. With fears expelled, free from sinful people, adorned with mines and..... - [2-100-45]