1. 11

    तद्राजगुणसम्पन्नं मुख्यैश्चागुरुचन्दनैः | महाजनैः समाकीर्णां सिंहैरिव महद्वनम् || ५-६-११

    The place was full of eminent demons with royal traits like a dense forest infested with lions. It carried the fragrance of agaru and sandal of good quality. [5-6-11]

  2. 12

    भेरीमृदङ्गाभिरुतं शङ्खघोषनिनादितम् | नित्यार्चितं पर्वहुतं पूजितं राक्षसैः सदा || ५-६-१२

    Reverberating with the sounds of trumpets, mridangam and conches, there the demons daily performed worships and sacrifices on new and fullmoon days. [5-6-12]

  3. 13

    समुद्रमिव गम्भीरं समुद्रमिव निस्स्वनम् | महात्मनो महाद्वेश्म महारत्नपरिच्छदम् || ५-६-१३

    The place produced deep sounds like the sea. Those mighty ogres wore gems-studded ornaments. The residence of the great self, Ravana..... - [5-6-13]

  4. 14

    महारत्नसमाकीर्णं ददर्श स महाकपिः | विराजमानं वपुषा गजाश्वरथसङ्कुलम् || ५-६-१४

    - rich with precious gems was seen by the great vanara. He saw the royal mansion looking brilliant with elephants, horses and chariots. [5-6-14]

  5. 15

    लङ्काभरणमित्येव सोऽमन्यत महाकपिः | चचार हनुमांस्तत्र रावणस्य समीपतः || ५-६-१५

    Hanuman, the great monkey thought that the palace was the very ornament of Lanka. He moved unnoticed into the close quarters of Ravana. [5-6-15]