Sita facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSita
Sita in exile by Raja Ravi Varma.
|Affiliation||Avatar of Lakshmi, Devi, Panchakanya|
|Texts||Ramayana and its other versions|
|Festivals||Sita Navami, Janaki Jayanti, Vivaha Panchami, Diwali, Dussehra|
|Dynasty||Videha (by birth)
Raghuvanshi-Ikshvaku-Suryavanshi (by marriage)
In Hinduism, Sita was the daughter of Janaka and wife of Rama, an avatar of god Vishnu. The word Sita means “furrow”, that is, the line created on the farm when it is ploughed. She is believed to be the daughter of Bhūmi in many legends.
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