Jodha goes to meet Bakshi Banu. Jodha learns that Bakshi Banu is pregnant. Akbar is busy discussing about the unfair means his royal soldeirs are practicing when he suddenly hears Jodha singing. He goes to her. Jodha decides to wash Akbar's feet. Akbar is reluctant but, agress. While Jodha is washing his feet he gets ticklish. Jodha informs Akbar that she had gone to visit Bakshi Banu. Akbar gets upset with Jodha. Jodha then informs him that his sister is expecting a baby. Akbar is happy that he is going to turn Mamu. Shareef-ud-din too gets the news of Bakshi's pregnancy. He finds this to be an oppurtunity to escape prison. Jodha tries to convince Akbar's mother to convince Akbar to forgive Bakshi Banu and Shareef-ud-din.
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.