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Sita (Sanskrit: सीता; IAST: Sītā) is a Hindu goddess and the female protagonist of the Hindu epic, Ramayana. She is the consort of Rama, the avatar of the god Vishnu and is regarded as a form of Vishnu's wife Lakshmi. She is also the chief goddess of Rama-centric Hindu traditions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sita has received more than 3,495,339 page views. Her biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Sita is the 112th most popular companion (down from 42nd in 2019), the 46th most popular biography from India (down from 24th in 2019) and the most popular Indian Companion.

Sita is most famous for being the wife of Lord Rama in the Hindu epic Ramayana.

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Among companions, Sita ranks 112 out of 687Before her are Gala Dalí, Carlos, Prince of Asturias, Anne of Denmark, Adelaide of Italy, Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, and Julia Domna. After her are Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Bianca Maria Sforza, Anne of Kiev, Maria Amalia of Saxony, Julia the Elder, and Dinah.

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Among people born in India, Sita ranks 46 out of 1,227Before her are Bhāskara II (1114), Tulsidas (1532), Valmiki (-80), Julie Christie (1940), Sariputta (-568), and Vallabhbhai Patel (1875). After her are Ghalib (1797), Salman Rushdie (1947), Augustus De Morgan (1806), Mahākāśyapa (-550), Tipu Sultan (1750), and Mumtaz Mahal (1593).


Among companions born in India, Sita ranks 1After her are Mumtaz Mahal (1593), Mariam-uz-Zamani (1542), and Brian Horrocks (1895).