Jodha Akbar December 22nd episode: Haider plans to avenge his father’s death. Salim meets him. He notices Salim’s hatred against Akbar and Jodha. He thinks it will benefit him. Salim tells his brothers that he cannot forget the pains of childhood. The memories of cruel punishments still haunt him.
Jodha meets Shaguni Bai to know about Salim’s future. The old prophet says that Salim would become the King of India, but destiny will write his love story before that.
Jodha feels amused and says that a thousand princesses are dying to marry Salim. Shaguni Bai laughs and says that no princess will win Salim’s heart. It will be a common girl and a different love story, which will start from hatred. Shaguni reminds Jodha her own love story with Akbar.
Salim goes to see the city of Agra with his brothers. The common people become excited and gather in the roads to see the prince. Nadira tells her friend that she is not interested to see the prince, as she hates him! She and her family have suffered a lot due to Salim and his father. She hates the name Nadira and loves to be called Anarkali.
Jodha comes to Akbar and sees that he is excited seeing Salim’s fighting skill. He is cherishing the wound on his hand, given by Salim. He calls a conference at Dewan-E-Khas. He distributes properties among the princes and princesses so that no one can quarrel. He wants to engage Salim in administration. He calls Salim to give him a crown for his new post. Salim refuses to accept it!