Ravan asks Meghnath to join the battlefield who says he will join after he has concluded his worship of Maya Shakti. The battle between Ravan and Indira begins. Kumbhakarna falls asleep and Indra succeeds in holding Ravan captive. Meghnath arrives and defeats the Gods and imprisons them. In Ayodhya King Dashrath with his queens names his children. Narad informs Laxmi that her hour to descend on earth has arrived. Laxmi manifests as earth\'s daughter on Earth. King Janak plows the fields, where he finds the girl child.
The Brahmins of Mithila oppose King Janak\'s accepting the girl child but he convinces them and names teh child \'Sita\'. Manthara attempts to kill young Ram but fails. Ravan summons all the captive Gods and Goddesses to his palace and orders Kaal to be tied to his bed. King Dashrath sends his sons Ram, Lakshman, Bharat and Shatrughna to the Ashram of Sage Vashista.
At Rishi Vashista ashram Ram expresses a strong desire for knowledge and ask the meaning of relegion. King Janak informs his wife Sunanya that he has invited Sage Gautam to the palace to train Sita on the decorum of the royal palace.
When Sage Gautam arrive at King Janak court all rise to welcome him but Sita turns her face away from him. She reminds him of wrongly accusing and punishing his pretty wife Ahilya and turning her into a stone. Gautam remembers the incident when he had found her with Indra who has deceived her by coming in the form of Gautam. Sita refuses to respect Gautam and accept him as Guru.