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Aalya is a research scholar who is doing her Ph.D. in English literature on the topic "uneven marital relationship". She has lesbian relationship with her guide Seema. At the same time she loves her neighbor Salil who is a software engineer. Salil had a breakup with her college friend Nasrin who was Muslim. He thinks the shadow of Aalya is Nasrin and falls in love with shadow of Aalya. Seema has no children ,Aalya donates egg and Salil donates sperms and fertilized egg is planted in the uterus by IVF.
Anupam, father of Aalya is protagonist who aspires for self-realization through wisdom.
Existentialism is the mainstream used symbolically.