Jodha Akbar December 17th Episode Written Update: Begum Jodha unexpectedly finds Jalal in her room. The Mughal emperor is overwhelmed with joy and much excited about her letter to him. When the emperor touches her passionately, her vehement refusal hurts him; he behaves like a wounded tiger.
Jodha explains that her previous hatred towards Akbar has changed to a feeling of friendship, but not to love. She still cannot accept him as her life partner. Jalal unaware of the trick Mahamanga has played on him, is very angry that Jodha has insulted him by calling him to her and rejecting him.
Jalal takes a bath and is burning with a mixed feeling of anger, pain and anguish. Mahamanga cheers up as her plot has worked; her intentional misinterpretation of Jodha's letter to Akbar has successfully given rise to a clash.
Jodha in her chamber, prays to Lord Sri Krishna. She wants to repair the misunderstanding and decides to beg pardon from her husband. When she comes out of her room, Mahamanga informs her that the emperor is happily busy with his works and should not be disturbed, even by Jodha. Jodha is surprised to hear the news and again the villain is successful to continue misrepresentation of facts.