This film follows the life of Sambhaji Maharaj, who lost his mother at a young age of one and half years old, and was raised by his grandmother until she passed on. His father, Chhatrapati Shivaji, kept him in hiding and away from the kingdom, in an attempt to keep the young price safe. Due to various struggles as a child, he grew up to be aggressive and forbearing in nature. Meanwhile, Shivaji's second wife and Sambhaji's step-mother, started to conspire against him trying to get her own son on the throne. Sambhaji overthrew all his rivals and became the Maratha empire following his father's rule. The Mughal empire feared Sambhaji's brutal nature, and wanted to capture him. Thus, began the Maratha War of Independence against the Mughal empire, Sambhaji's epic and final battle.