The series deals with the struggle Harun Al-Rashid (Haroon al rasheed, Haroon al rashid) faced when his brother Al-Hadi tried to dethrone him. After his mother helped him stay in his position, he had to deal with all the plots that were coming his way. The show also examines the civilization under Harun Al-Rashid’s rule. Harun al-Rashid was the fifth Abbasid Caliph and was given the title “al-Rashid” the “just” or “rightly guided”. He ruled from 786 to 809, during the peak of the Islamic Golden Age. This drama series follows Harun al-Rashid’s life and career from the moment his older brother, Caliph al-Hadi, decides to make his own son the Crown Prince instead of Harun.