Balika Vadhu on 22nd August begins with Shiv thinking about Anandi. He recalls Dadi’s words that Sumitra is the only person who knows more about Anandi.
He calls Sumitra and apologizes for an abrupt call and asks about Anandi. Sumitra thanks him for his kindness towards Anandi.
She also advises him to take intense care of her as she goes strange in some situation though she is a lovely and caring girl.
In Jagat’s home, Mumbai, Gauri tries to flee away from the house getting excuses from Jagat.
At Jaitsar, Haveli is decorated by Bhairo, Dadisa and Basant. Dadisa arranges the Mehandi arrangements for Anandi.
On the other end, Gauri gets ready for the marriage dressing herself like a bride. She sees the Jagat's family picture and recalls the challenge.
Jagat notices bade papa and asks why he came back from Kolkata, but he doesn’t answer him. Jagat is shocked on seeing his behavior.
Bade Papa narrates the whole story about the expenses he bore for Gauri and how Gauri insulted Jagat's parents by going to Jaitsar and challenged to Sumitra. Jagat gets totally shocked on hearing this.