Different Names of Goddess Sita
Goddess Sita is also spelled as Seeta or Seetha, she is also known as Vaidehi, Janaki, Maithili or Bhoomija. Sita is daughter of King Janak of Janakpur and his wife queen Sunayana. She was the elder sister of Urmila and cousins Mandavi and Shrutakirti
Sita is avatar of Goddess Lakshmi ( Goddess of wealth and wife of vishnu ) . Goddess sita is known for her courage, purity, dedication and self-sacrifice.
Goddess sita is described as daughter of the earth goddess bhumi and the adopted daughter of King Janaka of Mithila and Queen Sunayna. Prince of Ayodhya Lord Rama married Goddess Sita, Soon after her marriage, she goes exile with her husband and brother-in-law Lakshmana. While in exile, the trio settle in the Dandaka forest, from where she is abducted by Rakshasa king of lanka Ravana,She is imprisoned in the Ashoka Vatika of Lanka by Ravana. Sita is finally rescued by Rama in a war where Rama kills Ravana. Sita goes into fire for her human body to come out of fire-god’s protection and her imitation, abducted by ravan, gets back in the fire. Thereafter, Rama and Sita return to Ayodhya, where they are crowned as king and queen.
However, Lord Rama subjected to the kingly duty and pressure abandons a pregnant Sita when one of his subjects casts doubt over her chastity. In the refuge of Sage Valmiki’s hermitage Sita gives birth to twins Lava and Kusha. After her sons grow up and unite with their father, Sita returns to her mother, the Earth’s womb, for release from a cruel world as a testimony of her purity. Her other names are Bhumija and Janaki.
Below mentioned are many names of goddess Sita.