Jodha Akbar 20th August written episode: Hamida scolds Jalal for losing his mind in anger. He ignores her and remains strict in his decision of Talaq. Rukaiya comes to Jodha’s chamber, where she is sitting in isolation. She tells Jodha that she is feeling guilty, as Jodha is getting divorced when she has stood for her. She wishes that Akbar changes his decision of talaq.
The Qazis decide that they will dethrone Jalaluddin after the Eid. The Mughal palace celebrates Eid. Akbar sees Atifa with some men. She says that they came with her from Kabul.
Atifa tells Akbar that the men are her well wishers. They are happy seeing that she is getting liberated from a painful married life and also getting new love in her life. She asks for his permission so that they can be present with her in the marriage venue. He permits.
Moti sees Jodha sitting alone in her room. Jodha tells her that she has become strong by now, because she is a mother. She tells Moti that she has decided to go back to Ajmer, being a rejected Mughal Begum!
Man Singh comes to Jodha and tells her that he has been loyal to Akbar only because she has got married to him. Jodha tells him that he should continue his service, as Akbar is quite distracted now and needs protection.
Akbar gives instruction to Atgah and Todarmal for his marriage arrangements. He says that Jodha should not be present there, as she is against the marriage. Jodha hears it and feels insulted.
Jodha comes to Hamida to say good bye. Hamida tries to prevent her from leaving Agra. Jodha requests her not to prevent her, as she would not be able to bear the scene of Akbar’s marriage with Atifa.
Maham becomes tensed seeing that Chand Begum is missing in the prison. She shares her worry with Adam and tells him to find her out as soon as possible.
Jodha would be shattered hearing Jalal's words.
Rukhaiya too would be shattered to hear Jalal's harsh words.
Hamida begum tries to intervene and sort the situation but Jalal would not be ready to listen.
Jalal Too Far Gone?
Is Jalal looks like he has gone too far in love with Atifa.
Rukhaiya comes to Jodha to talk her heart out.
Rukhaiya talks her heart out regarding how she felt when Jalal changed when he married Jodha.
Jodha would stand immune to Rukhaiya's words as she would have decided to leave Agra to Amer the next day.
Jodha And Rukhaiya
After all the misunderstandings Rukhaiya and Jodha would finally come close to each other.
Atifa would request Jalal to permit the people who had come to Agra with her in their wedding. Jalal agrees.
Maan Singh would be confused about his loyalties towards Akbar. Jodha would insist he stay with Jalal.
Chaand Begum Missing
Chaand Begum would be missing from Maha Manga's secret chamber.
Jodha Bids Adios
Jodha would bid her adios to Himda Begum since she would be leaving Agra the next day.
Hamida would ask her stay back as her daughter but Jodha would refuse.
Jodha would be heartbroken in her chamber.
Jalal Makes Up His Mind
Jalal would decide to end the drama that has been going on for so long.