1. 6

    तेषामपि महातेजा रामो रतिकरः पितुः | स्वयम्भूरिव भूतानां बभूव गुणवत्तरः || २-१-६

    Rama, like the Brahma among all the living beings, the most virtuous among those brothers and the mightiest was a great source of joy for his father. [2-1-6]

  2. 7

    स हि देवैरुदीर्णस्य रावणस्य वधार्थिभिः | अर्थितो मानुषे लोके जज्ञे विष्णुः सनातनः || २-१-७

    Entreated by the devatas desirous of slaying arrogant Ravana, the eternal Vishnu was indeed born in the mortal world as Rama. [2-1-7]

  3. 8

    कौसल्या शुशुभे तेन पुत्रेणामिततेजसा | यथा वरेण देवानामदितिर्वज्रपाणिना || २-१-८

    Kaushalya looked splendid with her son, Rama of boundless energy, as did Aditi with the chief of the gods Indra, wielder of thunder. [2-1-8]

  4. 9

    स हि रूपोपपन्नश्च वीर्यवाननसूयकः | भूमावनुपमः सूनुर्गुणैर्दशरथोपमः || २-१-९

    Endowed with beauty and strengh, free from envy, and in virtues equal to Dasharatha, Rama was verily an incomparable son on earth. [2-1-9]

  5. 10

    स च नित्यं प्रशान्तात्मा मृदुपूर्वं तु भाषते | उच्यमानोऽपि परुषं नोत्तरं प्रतिपद्यते || २-१-१०

    That Rama was always peaceful in mind and spoke softly. He did not react even to the hard words spoken by others. [2-1-10]