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    स रमो रथमास्थाय सम्प्रहृष्टसुहृञनः | पताकाध्वजसंपन्नं महार्हगुरुधूपितम् || २-१७-१

    Surrounded by friends overwhelmed with great joy, that Rama aboard the chariot. Decorated with banners and pennants, made fragrant with expensive incense and agaru..... - [2-17-1]

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    अपश्यन्नगरं श्रीमान् नानाजनसमाकुलम् | स गृहैरभ्रसंकाशैः पांडुरैरुपशोभितम् || २-१७-२

    - and crowded with multitudes of people, the city was beheld by the glorious one ( Rama ). Lined with houses gleaming pale white like cloud..... - [2-17-2]

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    राजमार्गं ययौ रामो मध्येनगरुधूपितम् | चन्दनानाम् च मुख्यानामगुरूणाम् च संचयैः || २-१७-३

    - and made fragrant with agaru and incense, he ( Rama ) proceeded down the middle of the highway. With heaps of sandal and agaru of the highest quality,..... - [2-17-3]

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    उत्तमानां च गन्धानां क्षौमकौशाम्बरस्य च | अविद्धाभिश्च मुक्ताभिरुत्तमैः स्फाटिकैरपि || २-१७-४

    - excellent fragrant substances and bundles of white silken cloth, gleamed with unholed (pristine) pearls, articles made of crystals ( Sphatika ),..... - [2-17-4]

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    शोभमानसम्बाधं तं राजपथमुत्तमम् | संवृतं विविधैः पुष्पैभ्रुक्ष्यैरुच्चावचैरपि || २-१७-५

    - flowers of every kind and articles of food of every variety, The highway (Rama entered) was splendid and spacious. [2-17-5]