This Hindi story is based on 13th day ritual after death. In a village people used to offer food on 13th day of death.
The devotees feel greatly satisfied by the rituals in the temple. The priest brings to every devotee the holy lamp kept in a brass plate. The devotees treat the lamp as god almighty himself.
Returning home to his deserted house he realizes that his life without Aditi is empty, but his principles? What about them?