Set against the artistic backdrop of classical music and dance, this boldly radical relationship drama delves into the twists and turns in the life of Sudha, a classical dancer, who is involved in an intimate relationship with a wealthy, older man, N. S. Ananthapadmanabhan. Their relationship irks Padmini, Ananthapadmanabhan's wife, who has an adult son Hari, with him, but soon, all of them come to terms with their special bond.
When Hari, a true connoisseur of art and beauty is introduced to Sudha, both of them are deeply impressed by each other's artistic knowledge and ability. Gradually, this causes Ammu, Hari's lover to become jealous of Sudha. Is Ammu right to suspect the nature of the relationship between Hari and Sudha, who is supposed to be like his step-mother? How will the evolving relationship between Hari and Sudha affect Ananthapadmanabhan and the others in the family?