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There are two short Sanskrit (puranic) excerpts below. I would appreciate very much if anyone can translate these into English.    Thank you very much.

AGNI PURANA - 190

atha navatyadhikaśatatamo 'dhyāyaḥakhaṇḍadvādaśīvrataṃ

agnir uvācaakhaṇḍadvādaśīṃ vakṣye vratasampūrṇatākṛtaṃ /mārgaśīrṣe site viṣṇuṃ dvādaśyāṃ samupoṣitaḥ //pañcagavyajale snāto yajettatprāśano vratī /yavavrīhiyutampātrandvādaśyāṃ hi dvije 'rpayet //saptajanmani yat kiñcinmayā khaṇḍaṃ vrataṃ kṛtaṃ /bhagavaṃstvatprasādena tadakhaṇḍamihāstu me //yathākhaṇḍaṃ jagat sarvaṃ tvameva puruṣottama /tathākhilānyakhaṇḍāni vratāni mama santu vai //evamevānumāsañca cāturmāsyo vidhiḥ smṛtaḥ /anyaccaitrādimāseṣu śaktupātrāṇi(1) cārpayet //śrāvaṇādiṣu cārabhya kārttikānteṣu pāraṇaṃ /saptajanmasu vaikalyaṃ vratānāṃ saphalaṃ kṛte //āyurārogyasaubhāgyarājyabhogādimāpnuyāt(2) /

:e ity āgneye mahāpurāṇe akhaṇḍadvādaśīvrataṃ nāma navatyadhikaśatatamo 'dhyāyaḥ ||

1 svarṇapātrāṇi iti kha.. , gha.. , ña.. ca2 agnir uvāca / akhaṇḍadvādaśīṃ vakṣye ity ādiḥ, rājyabhogādimāpnuyādityantaḥ pāṭhaḥ jha.. pustake nāsti

GARUDA PURANA - 118

śrīgaruḍamahāpurāṇam- 118brahmovāca /vrataṃ kaivalyaśamanamakhaṇḍadvādaśīṃ vade /māgaśīrṣe site pakṣe gavyāśī samupoṣitaḥ //dvādaśyāṃ pūjaye dviṣṇuṃ dadyānmāsacatuṣṭayam /pañcavrīhiyutaṃ pātraṃ viprāyedamudāharet // saptajanmani he viṣṇo yanmayā hi vrataṃ kṛtam /bhagavaṃstvatprasādena tadakhaṇḍamihāstu me // yathākhaṇḍaṃ jagatsarvaṃ tvameva puruṣottama /tathākhilānyakhaṇḍāni vritāni mama santi vai // saktupātrāṇi caitrādau śrāvaṇādau ghṛtānvitān /vratakṛdvatapūrṇastu strīputrasvargabhāgbhavet //

iti śrīgāruḍe mahāpurāṇe pūrvakhaṇḍe prathamāṃśākhye ācārakāṇḍe 'khaṇḍadvādaśīvratakathanaṃnāmāṣṭādaśottara śatatamo 'dhyāyaḥ