1. 1

    वीक्षमाणस्ततो लङ्कां कपिः कृतमनोरथः | वर्धमानसमुत्साहः कार्यशेषमचिन्तयत् || ५-५४-१

    With his objectives achieved, the monkey gazed at Lanka with growing zeal and pondered over the remaining work. [5-54-1]

  2. 2

    किन्नु खल्ववशिष्टं मे कर्तव्यमिह साम्प्रतम् | यदेषां रक्षसां भूयः सन्तापजननं भवेत् || ५-५४-२

    'Is there anything still left which can further torment the demons here? [5-54-2]

  3. 3

    वनं तावत्प्रमथितं प्रकृष्टा राक्षसा हताः | बलैकदेशः क्षपितश्शेषं दुर्गविनाशनम् || ५-५४-३

    'All the trees of the garden are broken, powerful demons have been killed, and a contingent of the army is destroyed. Only the destruction of the citadel is left. [5-54-3]

  4. 4

    दुर्गे विनाशिते कर्म भवेत्सुखपरिश्रमम् | अल्पयत्नेन कार्येऽस्मिन् मम स्यात्सफलश्श्रमः || ५-५४-४

    'If the citadel is destroyed it would be a happy conclusion with a little effort. I can successfully complete my task. [5-54-4]

  5. 5

    यो ह्ययं मम लाङ्गूले दीप्यते हव्यवाहनः | अस्य सन्तर्पणं न्याय्यं कर्तुमेभिर्गृहोत्तमैः || ५-५४-५

    'It would be proper to satiate this fire at the end of my tail by offering it to these excellent mansions (I shall set fire to these houses).' [5-54-5]