Jodha Akbar October 30 episode: Salim watches the dance practice of Zilbahar’s daughter. He finds a belt of dance bells and takes it. The girl asks for her dance-bells. Salim says that it belongs to him as he has got it. The girl gives him the other piece too, saying that the pair should not be broken! Zilbahar scolds her daughter for arguing with a prince.
Akbar (Rajat Tokas) sees the dance-bells in Salim’s hand. He keeps the dance-bells and his sword in front of the prince. He asks Salim to select one of them. Salim says that he likes the sound of the dance-bells and sword frightens him. Akbar says that he must be charmed by a sword.
Jodha (Paridhi Sharma) tells Salim that he must respect a girl. Salim says that the girl is so audacious that she has argued with him. Jodha explains that everyone is either afraid of a prince or becomes his sycophant. The one who corrects his mistake is a true friend.
Jodha talks with Akbar about Salim. He says that Salim is the would-be Emperor, he should love sword fighting instead of dance or music. Jodha agrees with him, but reminds him that Salim to too little to understand his position.
Akbar arranges a unique program for Salim. Tansen sits with a tabla and some dancers perform with his beats. On the other side Akbar practices sword fighting with the beats of music. Rahim warns Salim not to divert his attention from Akbar. The sound of the dance-bells mingles with that of the swords in Salim’s ears!