Resham comes to Jodha and requests her to convince Akbar to leave Mahamanga in the prison itself. She wants Akbar to take back his decision regarding shifting Mahamanga to Delhi. Jodha is in a dilemma and decides to talk to Akbar's mother first. Rukaiyya and Akbar's mother are against this wish as they feel that Akbar is hurt by Mahamanga's actions and feel that if Jodha goes to him with such a request it will only hurt him further. Later, Akbar's mother goes to visit Mahamanga and Mahamanga asks her to take care of Javeda's baby. Mahamanga realizes that the news about Javeda's pregnancy was a lie by Jodha and realizing this Mahamanga gets all the more upset with Jodha. What will Jodha's reaction be when she finds out that her lies have come out in front of everybody?
Jodha Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a political marriage of convenience saga between a Mughal emperor, Akbar, and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa. But much more then that it's the marriage of contrasts.