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    ततः स मध्यंगतमंशुमन्तं ज्योत्स्नावितानं महदुद्वमन्तम् | ददर्श धीमान् दिवि भानुमन्तं गोष्ठे वृषं मत्तमिव भ्रमन्तम् || ५-५-१

    Then intelligent Hanuman observed the Moon in the central part of the sky spreading a canopy of his luminescence like the Sun, and looking like an intoxicated mighty (white) bull moving in a stable. [5-5-1]

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    लोकस्य पापानि विनाशयन्तं महोदधिं चापि समेधयन्तम् | भूतानि सर्वाणि विराजयन्तं ददर्श शीतांशुमथाभियान्तम् || ५-५-२

    While moving forward, Hanuman saw the Moon spreading his light, thereby warding off the agony of all creatures, causing the swelling of the ocean and illuminating the earth as well as the sky. [5-5-2]

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    या भाति लक्ष्मीर्भुवि मन्दरस्था तथा प्रदोषेषु च सागरस्था | तथैव तोयेषु च पुष्करस्था रराज सा चारुनिशाकरस्था || ५-५-३

    The same splendour on the Mandara mountain on earth, which glows at dusk lay on the ocean is there, on lotuses in the lakes and on the beautiful Moon also. [5-5-3]

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    हंसो यथा राजतपञ्जरस्थः सिंहो यथा मन्दरकन्दरस्थः | वीरो यथा गर्वितकुञ्जरस्थ चन्द्रोऽपि बभ्राज तथाम्बरस्थः || ५-५-४

    Like a swan in a cage of silver, like a lion in a cave of Mandara mountain, like a hero on a proud, intoxicated elephant, the Moon shone in the sky. [5-5-4]

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    स्थितः ककुद्मानिव तीक्ष्णशृङ्गो महाचलः श्वेत इवोच्चशृङ्गः | हस्तीव जाम्बूनदबद्धशृङ्गो रराज चन्द्रः परिपूर्णशृङ्गः || ५-५-५

    The fullmoon with its hornlike spot shone like a bull with sharp horns, like the white Himalayan mountain with its lofty peaks, and like an elephant with gold plated tusks. [5-5-5]