“Seek you that precious gem
Look for it in every glen”
These lines, etched on a stone, set off an exciting chain of events. Shankar, who discovers the stone tablet, embarks on a trail of thrilling adventures seeking out a mysterious gem.
Helped by a loyal Dev and a brave Tara, Shankar and his friends come face to face with the rich and exciting history of a changing nation. From unravelling cryptic messages to facing treachery on the banks of the Ganga to helping the wounded on the battlefield, Shankar traverses the distance from his quiet village to distant lands in search of this precious gem that holds a greater secret.