‘Chaturanga’ revolves around four characters- Jagamohan (uncle), Shachish, Damini and Sribilas. Shachish’s uncle Jagamohan, a hard core atheist, social worker and a positivist in philosophical orientation, has great influence over Shachish. After the death of uncle, all the reformist zeal of Shachish dies down. He becomes a disciple of Vaishnav guru Lilananda Swami. Damini is a widow of one of the disciples of Lilananda Swami. The disciple had given all of his belongings including Damini to Lilananda Swami, before his death. Shachish always refuses Damini’s passionate love for him. Sribilas, a brilliant scholar joins Lilananda Swami’s group because of his love for soul mate Shachiah. At a point of time Shachish become disillusioned with religious faith and leaves Lilananda Swami. Sribilas and Damini fallows Shachish but he wants to be alone. Now Sribilas marries Damini and comes with her to live in Shachish’s uncle’s house. The owner of which is Shachish, Damini tries her best to love Sribilas but cannot forget Shachish. She dies of a broken heart. Sribilas lives to carry the burden of grief and solitude.