1. 11

    वरिष्ठा सर्वनारीणामेषा च दिवि देवता | रोहिणी न विनाचन्द्रं मुहूर्तमपि दृश्यते || २-११८-११

    Rohini, the very best among all women and the goddess of heaven, is never seen in the sky separated from the moon even for a moment. [2-118-11]

  2. 12

    एवंविधाश्च प्रवराः स्त्रियो भर्तृदृढव्रताः | देवलोके महीयन्ते पुण्येन स्वेन कर्मणा || २-११८-१२

    Execellent women such as these, firm in their vows to their husband are highly revered in the world of gods through their own meritorious deeds.' [2-118-12]

  3. 13

    ततोऽनसूया संहृष्टा श्रुत्वोक्तं सीतया वचः | शिरस्याघ्राय चोवाच मैथिलीं हर्षयन्त्युत || २-११८-१३

    Thereafter hearing Sita's words, Anasuya affectionately kissed her forehead and said this in order to make her happy : - [2-118-13]

  4. 14

    नियमैर्विविधैराप्तं तपो हि महदस्ति मे | तत्संश्रित्य बलं सीते छन्दये त्वां शुचिव्रते || २-११८-१४

    - 'Oh ! Sita of pure conduct, I have great ascetic power obtained through practising various austerities. With its strength I shall give what you want for your enjoyment. [2-118-14]

  5. 15

    उपपन्नं मनोज्ञं च वचनं तव मैथिलि | प्रीता चास्म्युचितं किं ते करवाणि ब्रवीहि मे || २-११८-१५

    Oh ! Maithili ( Sita ), I am glad to hear your befitting and pleasing words. Tell me what appropriate thing you desire and I shall give you.' [2-118-15]