daśarathaḥ putram icchati

daśaratho rājā. daśaratho 'yodhyāyā balavān rājā.

daśarathasya bahvyaḥ priyāḥ patnyaḥ. daśarathasya bahavo mantriṇaḥ.

kintu daśarathasya na bahavaḥ putrāḥ. daśarathasya na putraḥ.

rājā daśaratho na sukhī. daśarathaḥ putram icchati. daśaratho balavantaṃ putram icchati.

daśarathaḥ:

ahaṃ na sukhī. ahaṃ pūrvam abhavaṃ patiḥ kausalyāyāḥ. ahaṃ pūrvaṃ kausalyāyāḥ sumitrāyāḥ kaikeyyāś ca patir abhavam.

kausalyā sumitrā kaikeyī ca mama priyāḥ patnyaḥ. kintu mama na putraḥ.

daśarathaḥ:

aham ayodhyāyā rājā. ayodhyāyā rājā. kintv ayodhyāyā na rāja­putraḥ.

ahaṃ putram icchāmi. ahaṃ balavantaṃ putram icchāmi.

daśarathaḥ:

kena mama putro bhavet? ahaṃ na jānāmi.

kena mama balavān priyaḥ putro bhavet? ahaṃ na jānāmi.

kintv ahaṃ jñātum icchāmi.

kena daśarathasya putro bhavet? kena daśarathasya balavān putro bhavet?