Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hain Written Episode date 12th January 2022.
Akshara bids farewell to Abhi. Abhi tells her that only his mom can call him Abhi. Rest everyone has to call him by his name Abhimanyu. And now Aarohi can also call him Abhi. She sadly moves away. Neil who is watching from behind promises himself that he will definitely try and mend things between the two. Mahima catches sight of Aarohi and berates her again. Anand witnesses this and tells her to now give up as she herself had fought hard to get where she is now. He reminds her that Aarohi is his junior. Mahima then remarks on how she understands why Akshara would be the best choice for the Birlas rather than Aarohi.
Shefali and Nishti teach Manjiri some dance steps. Kairav asks Dadi to rest and he goes to light a diya and prays for Akshu. Nidhi joins the dance with Shefali and Nishti and gives Manjiri a video of Abhi hurting himself. Manjiri is hurt watching this and wonders if she has made a wrong decision. Mahima enters the room and Manjiri confides in her about her fears. Abhi just reaches home and Manjiri goes out to speak to him but he is busy on a call.
Akshara and Aarohi return home. Suvarna showcases the jewellery to Aarohi. Kairav requests Dadi to rest but Dadi insists that she is alright expressing her enthusiasm for the wedding preparations and claiming to have picked out all the jewellery herself. Akshara appreciates Sirat’s necklace on Aarohi, noting its beauty. While receiving a message about her college admission Aarohi remembers Mahima’s advice and demands 40 lakhs from Manish for a necklace. He agrees to give her the money after which Aarohi replies to the college regarding payment.
Precap: Neil watches Akshu and Aarohi dance during the Mehendi ceremony. Akshu gets mehendi on her hands.