‘Padmaavat’ - Epic medieval Bollywood romance based on the legend of Rani Padmavati. Deepika Padukone, Ranveer singh.
Fri 26 Jan 2018
Based on the legend of Rani Padmavati, a legendary Hindu Rajput queen and wife of Ratan Sen, the Rajput ruler of Mewar. In 1303, Alauddin Khilji, the Turko-Afghan ruler of the Delhi Sultanate, laid siege to the Chittor Fort in Rajputana. Khilji led the invasion motivated by his desire to capture Padmavati.
In medieval Rajasthan, Queen Padmavati is married to a noble king and they live in a prosperous fortress with their subjects until an ambitious Sultan hears of Padmavati’s beauty and forms an obsessive love for the Queen of Mewar.