- (in the Ramayana) the wife of Ramachandra, abducted by Ravana and later rescued.
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Examples from the Web for sita
And Sita was carried off, weeping bitterly, to the treasurer's palace.Vikram and the Vampire
Richard F. Burton
The origin of one of them was the forcible carrying off of Sita, the wife of Ram.Confessions of a Thug
Philip Meadows Taylor
He wept, and Sita hid her face in his bosom and soft embrace.
But Sita prayed that the fire should not injure Hanuman, and her prayer was heard.
First of all he hastened towards the Asoka grove to slay Sita.
- Hinduism goddess consort of the god Vishnu in the incarnation of Rama
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