Sita, in her youth, marries Lord Rama, the prince of Ayodhya.
After marriage, she goes to exile with her husband and brother-in-law Lakshmana.
Thus, Janaka tries to find the best husband for Sita.
At this time, Vishvamitra had brought Rama and his brother Lakshmana to the forest for the protection of sacrifice.
Some time after the wedding, Kaikeyi, Rama's stepmother, compelled Dasharatha to make Bharata king, prompted by the coaxing of her maid Manthara, and forced Rama to leave Ayodhya and spend a period of exile in the forests of Dandaka and later Panchavati.
Sita and Lakshmana willingly renounced the comforts of the palace and joined Rama in exile.
Some scriptures also mention her previous birth being Vedavati, a woman Ravana tries to molest.
After proving her purity, Rama and Sita return to Ayodhya, where they are crowned as king and queen.
She is described as the daughter of the earth goddess, Bhūmi and the adopted daughter of King Janaka of Videha and his wife, Queen Sunaina.
, Sanskrit: सीता, IAST: Sītā) or Seeta, is the consort of Lord Rama (incarnation of Vishnu) and an avatar of Sri Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess that denotes good sign, good fortune, prosperity, success, happiness.
She is esteemed as the paragon of spousal and feminine virtues for all Hindu women.
Some versions of the Ramayana describe Sita taking refuge with the fire-god Agni, while Maya Sita, her illusionary double, is kidnapped by the demon-king.
Jatayu, the vulture-king, tried to protect Sita but Ravana chopped off his wings.