Story starts with Calm full Manner. with simple things hapening in a folk village near Anuradhapura.Rathane aiya Played by Somi Rathnayaka portrays a saintly person,lives in the neighborhood of a mother and two sons abode. Eldest son Jayasena and the other Siripala. The day before the poya, Siripala kills his brother Jayasena. Rathne aiya is the prime suspect, and arrested.He is sentenced to gallows. While awaiting his turn at the gallows, he confesses his life's event, the rooster he was during his prime years. He was a wheeler dealer, thrived in terrorizing the village with his ill- got ten money and the power that comes with it. To evade punishment after he commits the most heinous crime,a double murder, he makes his new home in this village. Tries to live a good life, putting his past behind him. He becomes the good Samaritan in the new village, and is respected by all. When Siripala gets shot,just before breathing his last,he confesses that he shot and killed his brother Jayasena.
The story entwined around many characters a saga of their fate. It is believed that Retribution comes in the following births;but there is no rule of thumb when it would come, Retributioncomes in one's current birth too,more often than not. Before committing a sin,a crime, if one gives a second thought to one's intentions and actions, if the consequences are contemplated,
one does not have to fear Retribution.(Peace will prevail in this world, world will be free of arms). hatred,anger,desire will leave you disappointed in life, and you will live to repent for the rest of your life. In Buddha's Dhamma,there is no escape from retribution!