Kahanikaar narrates a story, from the Indian mythological epic, Mahabharata, of the learned teacher Dronacharya and Prince Draupada. The two meet at a Gurukul as young boys and became best friends. Prince Draupada promises to share half of his empire with his poor friend after becoming the ruler, but conveniently forgets his promise once he is crowned the king. Years later, Dronacharya comes to meet his old friend and asks for his help, but King Draupada humiliates him instead. Agitated, Dronacharya vows to take revenge. Watch how Dronacharya responds to the king's arrogance and ends up sowing seeds of vengeance and power play.