1. 16

    मरोः प्रतीपकस्तस्माज्जातः कृतरथो यतः । देवमीढस्तस्य पुत्रो विश्रुतोऽथ महाधृतिः ।। ९-१३-१६ ।।

    The son of Maru was Pratīpaka, and the son of Pratīpaka was Kṛtaratha. From Kṛtaratha came Devamīḍha; from Devamīḍha, Viśruta; and from Viśruta, Mahādhṛti. ।। 9-13-16 ।।

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    कृतिरातस्ततस्तस्मान्महारोमाथ तत्सुतः । स्वर्णरोमा सुतस्तस्य ह्रस्वरोमा व्यजायत ।। ९-१३-१७ ।।

    From Mahādhṛti was born a son named Kṛtirāta, from Kṛtirāta was born Mahāromā, from Mahāromā came a son named Svarṇaromā, and from Svarṇaromā came Hrasvaromā. ।। 9-13-17 ।।

  3. 18

    ततः सीरध्वजो जज्ञे यज्ञार्थं कर्षतो महीम् । सीता सीराग्रतो जाता तस्मात्सीरध्वजः स्मृतः ।। ९-१३-१८ ।।

    From Hrasvaromā came a son named Śīradhvaja [also called Janaka]. When Śīradhvaja was plowing a field, from the front of his plow [śīra] appeared a daughter named Sītādevī, who later became the wife of Lord Rāmacandra. Thus he was known as Śīradhvaja. ।। 9-13-18 ।।

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    कुशध्वजस्तस्य पुत्रस्ततो धर्मध्वजो नृपः । धर्मध्वजस्य द्वौ पुत्रौ कृतध्वजमितध्वजौ ।। ९-१३-१९ ।।

    The son of Śīradhvaja was Kuśadhvaja, and the son of Kuśadhvaja was King Dharmadhvaja, who had two sons, namely Kṛtadhvaja and Mitadhvaja. ।। 9-13-19 ।।

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    कृतध्वजात्केशिध्वजः खाण्डिक्यस्तु मितध्वजात् । कृतध्वजसुतो राजन्नात्मविद्याविशारदः ।। ९-१३-२० ।।

    O Mahārāja Parīkṣit, the son of Kṛtadhvaja was Keśidhvaja, and the son of Mitadhvaja was Khāṇḍikya. The son of Kṛtadhvaja was expert in spiritual knowledge, ।। 9-13-20 ।।