ततः शुभं तापसभोज्यमन्नं स्वयं सुतीक्ष्णः पुरुषर्षभाभ्याम् । ताभ्यां सुसत्कृत्य ददौ महात्मा सन्ध्यानिवृत्तौ रजनीमवेक्ष्य ॥

श्रीमद्वाल्मीकिरामायणे अरण्यकाण्डे सप्तमस्सर्गः (२४ श्लोक)

This shloka means that after Seeta-Raama-Lakshmana and Sutikshna maharshi finished their (respective) evening Sandhyavandanam, the maharshi offered atithi-satkarams, with great respect and affection, like arghya-paadya-saatvika-aahaaram to them.

This shloka highlights the importance of daily duties like Sandhya-vandanam and serving the Atithis.

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