1. 26

    अश्वत्थः सर्ववृक्षाणां देवर्षीणां च नारदः । गन्धर्वाणां चित्ररथः सिद्धानां कपिलो मुनिः ॥ १०-२६॥

    Among all trees (I am) the Asvatha (peepul), and Narada among the divine sages. Among the Gandharvas (the celestial musicians), (I am) Citraratha; among the perfected ones, the sage Kapila.

  2. 27

    उच्चैःश्रवसमश्वानां विद्धि माममृतोद्भवम् । ऐरावतं गजेन्द्राणां नराणां च नराधिपम् ॥ १०-२७॥

    Among horses, know Me to be Uccaihsravas, born of Ambrosia (Ambrosia was obtained by the gods by churning the ocean ); Airavata among the lordly elephants; and among men, the Kind of men. [Uccaihsravas and Airavata are respectively the divine horse and elephant of Indra.]

  3. 28

    आयुधानामहं वज्रं धेनूनामस्मि कामधुक् । प्रजनश्चास्मि कन्दर्पः सर्पाणामस्मि वासुकिः ॥ १०-२८॥

    Among weapons I am the Vajra ( thunderbolt ); among cows I am kamadhenu (the wish-fulfilling cow called Kamadhenu ). I am Kandarpa (Kamadeva, the god of love), the Progenitor, and among serpents I am Vasuki.

  4. 29

    अनन्तश्चास्मि नागानां वरुणो यादसामहम् । पितॄणामर्यमा चास्मि यमः संयमतामहम् ॥ १०-२९॥

    Among snakes I am Ananta ( Sheshnag ), and Varuna among gods of the waters. Among the manes I am Aryama, and among the maintainers of law and order I am Yamraj (King of death).

  5. 30

    प्रह्लादश्चास्मि दैत्यानां कालः कलयतामहम् । मृगाणां च मृगेन्द्रोऽहं वैनतेयश्च पक्षिणाम् ॥ १०-३०॥

    I am Prahlada among the demons, among the reckoners I am time; among beasts I am the lion ( Mrigendra ), and Vainateya (Garuda) among birds.