Sita became pregnant when Ram was of ~39 years of age.
Was Sita pregnant with Ravana?
While Ramas trust and affection for Sita never wavered, it soon became evident that some people in Ayodhya could not accept Sitas long captivity under Ravana. Sita, who was pregnant, was given refuge in the hermitage of Valmiki, where she delivered twin sons named Kusha and Lava.
Why did RAM leave Sita when she was pregnant?
Rama, fearing ill repute, orders an unwilling Lakshmana to take the pregnant Sita into forest on the pretext of showing her the hermitage of the pious sage Valmiki and leave her there.
How did Sita prove her purity?
Sita proves her purity by undergoing a fire ordeal, as seen in a mural detail at the Emerald Buddha Temple. Sita stands calmly in a gated area with flames burning around the lotus blossom platform on which she stands. In order to prove that she has been faithful, Sita willingly undergoes an ordeal, or trial by fire.
Did Ravana touch Sita kidnapping?
Devotees could not bear that Sita – the consort of Rama and the chief goddess of Rama-centric sects – was kidnapped by the demon Ravana and had to suffer his imprisonment and was defiled by his touch.
Why did Ravana not touch Sita?
When Kubera came to know this, he cursed Ravana, that, O Ravana, after today, if you touch any woman without her will, then your head will be cut into a hundred pieces. For this reason, daughter Sita Ravana cannot even touch you without your consent.