A war between Cheras and Pandiyas restarted during the reign of Pandiyan King Arikesari. When Arikesari partially retires, his son Ranadheera Pandiya takes charge of the army. Meanwhile, the Cheras ask help from Cholas to stand against Pandiyas and a plan to kill Ranadheera Pandiyan was executed. Will the plan be successful?
Vandiyathevan, a brave and brilliant young man sets out to cross the Chola land to deliver a message from the Crown Prince Adithya Karikalan. The narrative deals with attempts by his sister Kundavai to bring back Arulmozhivarman to establish political peace in a land seemingly beset with unrest and civil war plotted by vassals and petty chieftains.