Ardhangani - Ek Khoobsurat Jeevan Saathi is a Zee TV serial that aired October 29, 2007 based on the concept of how beauty turns into a curse. This story is based on the life of a simple girl named Kangana who is an exceptionally beautiful girl who knows that she can attract any man but still she hopes for a life partner who will admire, respect and just wants her, not her beauty. She belongs to a traditional family. However, when her beauty becomes her curse, it changes her whole life forever. Her own family jealous to her and one day her childhood sweetheart Priyam, comes back from America. Kangana falls in love with Priyam and gets married to him. But, life is not as straightforward as Kangana ever expected. Problems start arising in her married life because of her beauty. Priyam cannot stand that his wife for more talented than him. He blames Kangana of having an affair with his own best friend Nivaan. In the end of story, Kangana commits suicide because she was raped and did not want to bring shame on her family.