Best-known film by the Bose husband and wife teams. Set in Feudal Manipur, presumably to display Bose's abilities in tile famous classical dance form of [he reglon. The story pivots around Prince Chandrakriti's (Prakash/Kapoor) responsibilities to his kingdom requiring him to marry the princess of Tripur although he loves the court dancer Madhuchanda (Bose). The mystical head of a temple sect persuades Madhuchanda to give up her hold on the prince. She does so at the cost of her reputation and becomes a public outcast. One of the few Indian films made also in English and released in the USA.