remaining portion of the inscription (verses 47 to 72) mentions the benefaction which
Tripurantaka made in order to provide for the service of the temple and rules regarding
the worship. This section offers considerable difficulties because the rules regarding the
worship are awkwardly arranged and obscure.
chance of clearing up all the difficulties would be enquiries on the spot among the
priests of Somanatha and other Shaiva establishments in Kathiawar and Gujarat.
The enumeration of the benefaction and the rules runs as
Verse 47. -"In order to cleanse the gods daily-two
kavidas of water and a broom of Ziziphus Jujuba [Kolini =-kolamayi=made of kola (Ziziphus
Jujuba) for sweeping the buildings" [Jagati=Vastu (given for the word in the
Vaijayanti of Yadava- prakasha)].