1. 11

    रथमारोह भद्रं ते राजपुत्र महायशः | क्षिप्रं त्वां प्रापयिष्यामि यत्र मां राम वक्ष्यसि || २-४०-११

    - 'Oh Illustrious prince, wish you well, mount the chariot. I shall convey you speedily where ever you want. [2-40-11]

  2. 12

    चतुर्दश हि वर्षाणि वस्तव्यानि वने त्वया | तान्युपक्रमितव्यानि यानि देव्यासि चोदितः || २-४०-१२

    You have been directed by Kaikeyi to live in the forest for fourteen years. Accordingly you must now commence counting those years as directed.' [2-40-12]

  3. 13

    तं रथं सूर्यसङ्काशं सीता हृष्टेन चेतसा | आरुरोह वरारोहा कृत्वालङ्कारमात्मनः || २-४०-१३

    Sita of lovely limbs decorated herself and with a cheerful mind boarded the chariot which was shining like the Sun. [2-40-13]

  4. 14

    अथो ज्वलनसङ्काशं चामीकरविभूषितम् | तमारुरुहतुस्तूर्णं भ्रातरौ रामलक्ष्मणौ || २-४०-१४

    Thereafter, Rama and Lakshmana also boarded that chariot decorated with gold and shining like blazing fire. [2-40-14]

  5. 15

    वनवासं हि संख्याय वासांस्याभरणानि च | भर्तारमनुगच्छन्त्यै सीतायै श्वशुरो ददौ || २-४०-१५

    For Sita who was accompanying with her husband, Father-in-law ( Dasaratha ) gave away garments and jewellery, taking into consideration the period for which she had to stay in the forest. [2-40-15]