Mandavi

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The four sons of Dasaratha circumbulate the altar during their marriage rites - It shows Mandavi also.
Not to be confused with Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach or Mandvi in Gujarat.

In the Hindu epic Ramayana, Mandavi was the daughter of Kushadhwaja, a brother of King Janaka of Mithila and hence a cousin of Sita. She was the wife of Bharata, the younger brother of Lord Rama. They had two sons, Taksha and Pushkal.