Dhanak's story revolves around the wonderful relationship between a 10-year old girl Pari and Chotu, her 8-year old brother who live in a picturesque village nestled among the sand dunes in the desert state of Rajasthan, India. Having lost their parents to an accident at a very early age, they live with their uncle and aunt.
Chotu is blind but he is anything but sad. Happy, precocious and a smart ass, he is the life of the village. Pari is his eyes, his guide and his best friend. And Chotu is the center of Pari's universe.