Grihasti is based upon the Khurana family. After the death of the family's patriarch, Balraaj, the women realize that they must come together to succeed in their male-dominated society. As a result of this and of destiny, the women become more independent. It is the story of love, joy and family bonds in adverse situations.
A heart-rending family dramawill unfold through a story of seven women belonging to the Khurana household and their journey as they cope with life after the loss of the only male member of the family. An intrinsically woven story, Grahasti shows the hardships faced by the womankind at every stage of their lives, be it as a mother, a daughter or a grandmother. After having lived in a protected environment all the while, destiny suddenly exposes them to a life that forces them to find a footing and identity for themselves.