Archana confronts Manav for hiding from her the fact that Ovi was soon going to get engaged to Arjun. She accuses Manav of keeping a secret so that she does not claim her share of the happiness from him. Manav tries to explain but Archana refuses to listen. Meanwhile, Purvi is unable to take her mind off Arjun's thoughts. She imagines Arjun with her with the market confronting her for not following her heart. She even imagines him on the road. Purvi is about to meet with an accident when a stranger on the road saves her. Unable to seek peace of mind, Purvi goes to the temple and pleads to God to show her way. Incidentally, Arjun too arrives at the same temple. Purvi sees Arjun praying and is touched.
Pavitra Rishta talks about the strong emotional bond that every daughter shares with her mother. This interesting saga brings in the flavor of the mother-daughter relationship and a mother's search for a desirable match for her daughter. This show has been shot in a modest environment sans any glamour and grandeur. It essays a middle-class household's routine and lifestyle. The practical nuances of the story will be felt and lived by all those who watch the show.
Pavitra Rishta is the story of Archana, who is not highly-educated but handles the entire house work impeccably. Though every one is dependant on her no one really values her importance, except her brother and mother.
Her mother has a sole aim of getting a good, well-educated boy drawing a good salary for Archana. Because of wish, Archana's marriage plans have always been full of obstacles.
Simultaneously, runs the story of Manav, a garage owner, who gets besotted by Archana at first sight.
Destiny and circumstances make his marriage proposal reach Archana but to be accepted he has to lie about his credentials, which because of unavoidable situations he does. The marriage takes place but the moment Archana comes to know about the lie she refuses to go with Manav. The story proceeds from here - finally bringing the made for each other couple together.