Hindu mythology presents the clash between the devas (gods) and asuras (demons)... but not all devas are presented as paragons of virtue and not all asuras are shown as embodiments of evil.
Kumbakarna, the brother of Ravana in the Ramayana fought on behalf of Ravana against Rama, but not before speaking up for justice. Kumbakarna is a colorful figure, extraordinary in might but also afflicted with the extraordinary in might but also for longs spells of time. His relationship with Ravana, as also his affection for his righteous brother Vibhishana and his tragic death in the battlefield are immortal scenes from the Ramayana. This film presents the graphic story of Kumbhakarna’s life and death in a very interesting manner.
The other demon is Ghatothkaj… From the Mahabharata. Son of Bhima, renowned for his might and fighting qualities, and the demoness Hidimbo, Ghatathkaj was also a master of magic. This story of Ghatothkaj is new, full of humour, and fun. The Pandavas were cheated by the Kauravas in the game of dice. Ghatothkaj exposes the foul play of Shakuni. In the process, there is an interesting meeting between Ghatothkaj and Krishna. Ghatothkaj caused the maximum damage to the Kaurava army before he was killed by Karna. The tale of Ghatothkaj and the heroic sacrifice he made for his father Bhima is