1. 6

    शांतया प्रययौ सार्धमृष्यशृङ्गः सुपूजितः | अनुगम्यमानो राज्ञा च सानुयात्रेण धीमता || १-१८-६

    Well adored by king Dasharatha sage Rishyasringa also travelled along with his wife Shanta, accompanied by the wise king and his followers upto some distance to set out for his country. [1-18-6]

  2. 7

    एवं विसृज्य तान् सर्वान् राजा संपूर्णमानसः | उवास सुखितस्तत्र पुत्रोत्पत्तिं विचिंतयन् || १-१८-७

    When they (guests) all departed in this manner, Dasharatha with his desire fulfilled, his thought centred on begetting sons lived happily. [1-18-7]

  3. 8

    ततो यज्ञे समाप्ते तु ऋतूनां षट् समत्ययुः | ततश्च द्वादशे मासे चैत्रे नावमिके तिथौ || १-१८-८

    Six seasons (one year) passed after the completion of the sacrifice. In the twelfth month of Chaitra on the ninth day (of the bright fortnight), when it is punarvasu-nakshatrayukta-navamI tithi, i.e., when the ruling star of that ninth day is punarvasu,.....- [1-18-8]

  4. 9

    नक्षत्रेऽदितिदैवत्ये स्वोच्चसंस्थेषु पंचसु | ग्रहेषु कर्कटे लग्ने वाक्पताविंदुना सह || १-१८-९

    - with Aditi as presiding deity when the star Punarvasu was in the ascendent and the five planets Sun, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter and Venus, were exalted in their own house in karkata lagna, when Brihaspati was in conjunction with the Moon,.....- [1-18-9]

  5. 10

    प्रोद्यमाने जगन्नाथं सर्वलोकनमस्कृतम् | कौसल्याजनयद्रामं सर्वलक्षणसंयुतम् || १-१८-१०

    - Kaushalya gave birth to a son: namely Rama, a facet of Visnu, Lord of the entire universe who received obeisance from all the worlds and was adorned with all auspicious signs,.....- [1-18-10]