Vichitravirya dies under mysterious circumstances. Bhishma questions Suryanarayan about Vichitravirya’s death and accuses him of destroying his family. Satyavati promises Ambika and Ambalika that their sons will ascend the throne with the help of Vyasa. Amba gains the attention of Parashurama. Ambika and Ambalika give birth to boys. Ambika's son is found to be blind, which leaves her devastated. Bhishma consoles her. Amba strives to seek justice.