Beautiful, provocative and unforgettable, Before the Rains traces the lives of three individuals as they navigate a complex web of passion, love and ambition. Henry Moores is a British spice planter who falls in love with his Indian housemaid Sajani. After his wife returns home from a journey abroad, Henry pressures his idealistic right-hand man, T.K. to silence the increasingly defiant Sajani. Soon, alliances are forged and lives forever changed by hopes for the future and loyalties to the past. Before the Rains eloquently reveals the fragile divide between love and lust, order and chaos, honesty and deceit