Set against the backdrop of the Ramayana, this action-oriented silent film revolves around Mahi Ravana, a rakshasa or daemon of extraordinary power, who was the brother of Ravana and the king of the underworld. When Ravana, the king of Lanka was faced with the death of his brave son, Indrajit, he calls upon his brother, Mahi Ravana for an assistance in the war against Lord Rama. Mahi Ravana uses his powers as a sorcerer to kidnap Rama and Lakshmana. Now, it is up to Lord Hanuman to come to the rescue. Will he succeed in defeating the seemingly invincible Mahi Ravana?