Jodha Akbar 22 May 2021: Bharmal is worried about elephant fiasco and relieved that Jalal did not get hurt, Atga Khan also tells Jalal to be careful but Jalal says that he will face everything and cant run from Amer, Bharmal assures that the culprit will get caught.
MA signals to Hameeda that Jalal should leave Agra but both have a face off , H says that she has given birth to Jalal and rite now the time is not conducive to leave Agra. MA is exasperated to hear this but restrains herself and agrees that its okay to use her mind more than the heart in this situation.
Bharmal orders his soldiers to find the culprit asap.
Menavati goes into Hyper mode and asks Jodha to see if Jalal is angry with the situation.
A hakim comes with some ark for Hawai and Jalal says tha he will give it to Hawai himself.
Atga Khan comes and informs Jalal that the culprit is not found and Jalal says he cant trust either Rajvanshis or the Mughals.
Jodha comes and requests Jalal to leave Amer because if something happens to him then it will malign the image of Amer. Jalal is hurt that she doesnt care for him. He gives her his robe, shamsheer, and pagdi and asks her what she will do in such a situation. Jodha taunts him and tells him that she pity him when Jalal gives her the befitting reply that destiny chose him to be the emperor. She leaves.
At the mehendi ceremony, the sisters tease Jodha , the chhoti fauj also comes for mehendi, they too talk about Jalal, MA gets angry at Jaaveda as she is taking an active part in the mehendi ceremony, threatens her and leaves the venue.
Jalal in a contemplative when chhoti fauj comes and ask him how is their mehendi, they tell him that Jodha’s mehendi is most beautiful and she will be dancing in the function, he asks them where and they show him the direction to the hall but tell him that men are not allowed in the function, and it will go nightlong.
Jalal thinks if Jodha is dancing then he will definitely watch it as he is a king and her husband.
the sangeet function in the hall, Jodha dancing on the mehendi song, Javeda wants to join the dance and MA scolds her,Jalal is being a peeping Tom and smiles like a love-struck teenage boy. Jodha is lost in dancing and spots Jalal and the function comes to an end.The chhoti fauj tells her that Jalal knew that he is not allowed to watch the dance.
Jalal in his room, takes the dupatta and thinks about Jodha’s dance. She comes and scolds him as to why he watched the dance. He asks her to punish him, she says NO, again he riles her by asking if she has started liking him and then Jodha had to give him a punishment of 500 push-up. He started to remove his clothes, Jodha gets awkward, he starts doing the push ups and gives out suggestive moans and sounds,
Jodha gets worried and tells him to stop it as people might take out a different meaning. He then tells her to massage his shoulders and again teases her and then Jodha leaves in anger—-Such a typical husband-wife scene
Sukanya tells Jodha that Jalal is such a nice person and saved her marriage once again, Jodha-Sukanya share an emotional moment. The baaraat comes, Amer clan and Agra welcomes the groom and his family, Jalal thinks about his marriage with Jodha. Menavati puts tilak on jalal too, some of it falls on his nose, Jodha signals him to wipe it but he doesnt understand, one of the chhoti fauj goes and helps him. Jodha tells her that Jalal is a fool. Jalal too does the same with Jodha and she also wipes her nose, then the same litle girl tells Jodha that Jalal made a fool of her–A very cute, light moment between Jodha -Jalal
Shariffuddin is playing with sand , AK comes and S tells that the dhamaka is going to explode soon, AK asks if he fails and S tells to bide the time when the groom’s father will ask for the fort from Jalal as that fort is very important for Mughal sultanate.
Everyone is gathered in the hall and the dowry list is being announced, the groom’s father asks for Ratanpur fort, Jalal tells that it cannot be given, the groom’s father tells that Shariffuddin promised the same. Shariffuddin does a volte-face, Bharmal tries to talk to the father, but he says that he wants his kingdom to be protected from Mughals as well as Rajputs. Jalal is quite angry with the turn of events.
Sharif asks FIL if he has any evidence that there was a promise made for the fort and threatens him, the FIL also gives a tit for tat reply and once again reminds him the promise. Ak also takes Sharif’s side. The future son in law takes a vow on Ambe Mata that the promise was made,the FIL says no Rajput can lie on the name of Ambe Mata. Pratap leaves the palace.
MA comes in and says that its Rajputs who are lying, FIL accuses MA, AK and Sharif and then Jalal loses the temper. He says that he wont listen to anything against his MA and S and now he has decided that he wont give the fort and will find another groom for Sukanya.
Bharmal and company discuss about all the happenings in the hall. They are very tensed as both Jalal and FIL are not ready to budge from their position.
Jodha takes Jalal’s side, the battle between adhikaar and vachan, Bharmal and BDas wonder how to tackle the situation so that the baaraat doesnt go without Sukanya.
Pratap tells FIL that its vyaapaar which is happening and not vivaah so he wont take their side. He says that if he wants a fort then he should wage a war to acquire it. Pratap once again gives gyaan to FIL to give respect to the bride and asks the groom to go back to his kingdom with his bride.
MA gives a sherbet to Jalal and Jalal is furious at the way FIL behaved. MA instigates Jalal further and asks him to return to Agra the next morning. He agrees as he says that he was disrespected in Amer.
Bharmal asks Pratap to not leave Amer but Pratap disagrees as he doesnt want to see a Rajput daughter being traded in such a lowly manner.
Bharmal once again requests FIL , they have a tu tu main main, the groom tries to pacify but his father stops him from speaking, FIL finally gives him some time to talk to Jalal.
Moti bai gives a message to Jodha, Jodha reads it and tells her that she has to go somewhere so that Suku’s marriage will be saved, she asks for Moti’s clothes, she goes to meet the prospective groom, he tells her that he wanted to marry and Sharif’s duplicity to Rajputs as well as Mughals. Jodha recalls Bharmal’s words and the ones she overheard from Shariffudin , she puts two and two together and decides to meet Shariffuddin.