Created by Jijith Nadumuri at 28 Aug 2011 17:25 and updated at 28 Aug 2011 17:25


vrm.1.45 "Once in Krita era, oh, Rama, the sons of Lady Diti were extremely energetic, whereas the sons of her younger sister Lady Aditi were vigorous and highly righteous.
vrm.1.45 "Oh, Rama, the sons of Diti, namely Asura s, have not espoused that daughter of Rain god, but oh, brave Rama, the sons of Aditi on their part, namely sura s, have espoused that impeccable Vaaruni.
vrm.1.45 "Thereby the sons of Diti are called a suraa s, and the sons of Aditi are called Sura s, and Gods are delighted and rejoiced on espousing Vaaruni.
vrm.1.45 "Owing to the dispute regarding the possession of that Ambrosia, oh, Rama, then there chanced a rampant ethnic havoc, and then the sons of Aditi have havocked the sons of Diti.
vrm.1.45 "In this horrendous war between the progeny of Diti, namely Daityas, and the progeny of Aditi, namely Adityas, the sons of Aditi being Gods, have altogether massacred the sons of Diti.
vrm.1.45 "On eliminating the sons of Diti and on acquiring kingdom of heaven, that eliminator of enemy cities, namely Indra, happily ruled the worlds that are inclusive of sages and Caarana s.
vrm.1.46 "Oh, Rama, Lady Diti was highly anguished for those sons that are killed and said this to her husband, Sage Kashyapa, the son of Sage Marichi.
vrm.1.46 Thus Diti spoke to her husband Kaashyapa.
vrm.1.46 On hearing her request the great resplendent sage Kaashyapa, the son of Sage Marichi, replied Diti, who is deeply mournful.
vrm.1.46 Thus Sage Kaashyapa advised his wife Diti.
vrm.1.46 "On the exit of Sage Kaashyapa, oh, best one among men Rama, highly elated Diti reached the sacred place called Kushaplava, on which the present City of Vishala is now standing, and practised a highly rigorous asceticism.
vrm.1.46 "All the time Indra indeed served Diti by massaging her body, and other means of removing her bodily strain resulting from her arduous practises.
vrm.1.46 "Oh, Rama, the descendent of Raghu, when ten years are less to complete the thousand years span of her ascetics, Diti is highly rejoiced as her ambition is going to fructify in just ten more years, and then she spoke to the Thousand eyed god, Indra.
vrm.1.46 "When Diti was saying thus, the noontime sun was reigning high that lady is stolen over by sleep keeping her feet headward.
vrm.1.46 "Oh, Rama, being a highly courageous one, Indra the destroyer of enemy fastnesses, entered the body of Diti through her vaginal aperture and rent her foetus asunder into seven fragments.
vrm.1.46 "Oh, Rama, then that foetus wailed clamorously while being sliced with Thunderbolt that has hundred cutting edges, and then Diti woke up.
vrm.1.46 thus Diti raved in that way, and then Indra fell out of the womb honouring his stepmother s entreaty.
vrm.1.46 Indra" humbly folding his palms that are still handling his bloody Thunderbolt spoke to Diti, oh, lady, you have become impious when your braid touched your feet and when you have gone to sleep in midday, and you vow is thwarted.
vrm.1.46 So said Indra to lady Diti.
vrm.1.47 Diti" was highly anguished when her foetus is rendered into sevenfold, and spoke these appeasing words to the indomitable Thousand eyed Indra.
vrm.1.47 Thus Diti started speaking to Indra.
vrm.1.47 Thus Diti said to Indra.
vrm.1.47 a "On hearing her words, the Thousand eyed destroyer of enemy s citadels and a named Bali, namely Indra, spoke this word to Diti, humbly adjoining his palms.
vrm.1.47 Thus Indra assured Diti.
vrm.1.47 Those two, the stepmother Diti and the stepson Indra, on arriving at a decision in that ascetic forest, departed to heaven fulfilling their purposes.
vrm.1.47 b, a "Oh, Rama of Kakutstha, this province is that one which was once presided over by Indra, and where he rendered services to that accomplished one in her asceticism, namely lady Diti.
vrm.3.14 "Of them Kashyapa accepted eight slender waisted daughters of Daksha Prajapati, namely Aditi, Diti, Danu, Kaalaka and Taamra, Krodhavasha, also thus Manu and even Anala also as wives.
vrm.3.14 b, a "Oh, dextrous Rama, Aditi, Diti, Kaalaka and Danu have agreed for that, but others became unheedful of Kashyapa s words.
vrm.3.14 "Oh, boy Rama, Diti gave birth to well known Daitya s, the so called Rakshasas, and earlier this earth with forests and oceans belonged to them.
vrm.4.1 "Even if he enters the womb of Diti along with Seetha, and if he does not give away Seetha, even there I wish to slay him,.
vrm.4.4 One named Danu, son of Diti, who acquired Rakshasa hood by curse had said that Sugreeva, the chief of Vanaras, is a capable one, and he even said, that great valorous Sugreeva can know about the abductor of your wife.
vrm.7.11 Notwithstanding the fraternal relationship between Devas and the Daityas their mothers Aditi and Diti also being sisters the daughters of Daksha by Dharani the Devas got the Daityas killed through Vishnu and got this earth also and became the Lords of all the three worlds.
vrm.7.12 And having given her away, the Raksha was wandeing about for the purpose of hunting, when, Rama, he happened to see Diti s son, named Maya.
vrm.7.74 O king, formerly in the Krita age, there was a magnanimous ofspring of Diti, the mighty Asura, Madhu, the eldest son of Lota.

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