In the October 17 Episode of Jodha-Akbar, Akbar bows down in front of the idol in temple and apologises to Jodha for desecrating it. Resham tells Mahamanga about Jodha and Akbar's visit to the temple. Mahamanga gets furious. She yells at Jodha for trying to change Akbar's religion and beliefs. She also questions Akbar for visiting a temple. Akbar tells Mahamanga that it was a political decision.