(Released: Oct 1, 1965)
Orphaned Purnima (Meena Kumari) lives a poor lifestyle with her maternal uncle and cruel aunt. She is in love with Prakash (Dharmendra) and both plan to marry soon. When she goes to meet Prakash at his place of employment to seek a donation, she meets with Vasant, the son of the owner (Nasir Hussain) of Ratan Lal & Co., who takes an instant liking to her. Vasant convinces his mom, Sharda (Durga Khote), to approach Purnima's aunt and convince her that he is the most suitable groom for her - by hook or by crook. Sharda succeeds in doing so, and shortly thereafter Purnima and Vasant get married. Purnima convinces Prakash to marry Vandana Mehra (Anita Guha) who is in love with him, and he does so. Shortly thereafter both Purnima and Vandana get pregnant and give birth to sons, Anil and Sunil respectively. Following a violent altercation, Vandana and Vasant are killed in a car accident, Ratan is forced to pay off Vasant's creditors and as a result loses everything and moves into a small hut...