When Ushas shines forth, the birds fly up from their nests and men seek nourishment.
Ushas is a radiant maiden, born in the sky, daughter of Dyaus.
These rays are for them a beautiful pair of twins, the brothers of Ushas, the morning glow, the sons of the sky.
The principal Vedic deities are male and the few goddesses that are mentioned such as Ushas.
Ushas with her crimson fingers oped the portals of the day, Nations armed for mortal combat in the field of battle lay!
The bright beam of Ushas breaks through the dark veil of black night at the edge of heaven.
On the day following my arrival, Ushas explained to me the relationship in which we were to stand towards each other.
Ushas used a stronger expression here, but out of consideration for my old mahatma friends, I suppress it.
The story of Elijah ascending to heaven in a chariot of fire may also be compared to the fiery, flame-red chariot of Ushas.
Vaginîvatî is chiefly applied to Ushas, Sarasvatî, and here to the river Sindhu.