We all know about Sita Mata. How many of us know Sita Mata’s family tree.
Now we go thru Sita Mata’s family tree After Vasishta’s brief narration about Suryavamsa, Now King Janaka narrates the history of his dynasty – consents to give Sita & Urmila in marriage to Rama & Lakshmana
Now Lets learn Sita Mata’s ancestors –
There was a great man of religion King Nimi, strongest of men & well known in the three worlds by his own acts. Nimi’s son Mithi – who constructed Mithila. He was the first Janaka.
Mithi’s son Udavasu
Udavasu’s son Nandivardhana
Nandivardhana’s son Suketu
Suketu’s son Devarata who was righteous & powerful
Devarata’s son Brihadradha
Brihadradha’s son Mahavira who was heroic & powerful
Mahavira’s son Sudhruti, who was armed with courage & the power of truth
Sudhruti’s son Drishtaketu, who was righteous & committed to Dharma
Rajarshi Drishtaketu’s son Haryasva
Haryasva’s son Maru
Maru’s son Pratindhaka
Pratindhaka’s son was the righteous king Kirtirata
Kirtirata’s son Devamidha
Devamidha’s son Vibudha
Vibudha’s son Mahidhraka
Mahidhraka’s son Kirtiratha who was a Rajarshi
Kirtiratha’s son Maharoma
Maharoma’s son Swarnaroma
Swarnaroma’s son was Hrasvaroma
Hrasvaroma, was a religious king. He was a great soul. Of his two sons. I am the eldest & valiant Kusadhwaja is my younger brother.