n the antiquated Kingdom of Mahishmati in India, Sivagami, the sovereign (Ramya Krishnan), rises up out of a cavern connecting a major cascade, conveying an infant. She slaughters the fighters seeking after her and penances herself to spare the infant. Nearby locals recognize the sovereign conveying the child while nearly suffocating in the stream and salvage the newborn child. The sovereign suffocates in the wake of pointing towards the mountain over the cascade. Sanga (Rohini) and her better half name the newborn child Shivudu/Shiva and raise him as their own child. They seal the cavern expecting that somebody may come to remove the kid.
Shivudu (Prabhas) grows up to be an all around fabricated youngster seeking to climb the mountain and makes numerous fruitless endeavors at it. It is uncovered that he has unnatural quality. He at that point finds a cover of a young lady which tumbles from the cascade. Headed to discover the personality of the young lady, he ascends the mountain again and succeeds this time.
On the cascade, Shivudu finds that the cover has a place with Avanthika (Tamannaah), an insubordinate warrior whose gathering has enjoyed a guerrilla fighting against lord Bhallala Deva/Pallvalathevan (Rana Daggubati) of Mahishmati Kingdom. The gathering plans to protect their previous sovereign Devasena/Thevasenai (Anushka Shetty) who has been tied in the realm for as long as 25 years. Avanthika is allowed the chance to save the sovereign.
Avanthika begins to look all starry eyed at Shivudu after she discovers that he has climbed the cascade for her. Shivudu promises to help her in her strategic sneaks into Mahishmati to protect Devasena. Shivudu salvages her and escapes alongside her however is pursued somewhere around the lord’s Royal slave Kattappa (Sathyaraj), known for his incredible warrior capacities. After Shivudu guillotines Bhadra (Adivi Sesh), Bhalla Deva’s child, Kattappa drops his weapons on understanding that Shivudu is Mahendra Baahubali, the child recently lord Amarendra Baahubali.
A flashback uncovers Amarendra Bahubali’s past. Amarendra’s mom kicked the bucket while giving him birth, while his dad had passed on much before that. Sivagami assumes responsibility for running the realm with Kattapa’s help until another ruler is chosen. Amarendra Bahubali and Bhallala Deva are raised together, prepared in all zones including expressions, science, mask, governmental issues and fighting, yet them two have various methodologies towards authority. Amarendra Baahubali is liberal to everybody except Bhallala Deva is rough and accomplishes his objectives with any methods conceivable.
At the point when a war is constrained upon Mahishmati by the Kalakeyas, Sivagami guarantees that the new ruler will be the person who executes the Kalakeya lord and requests that the war assets be dispersed similarly between the two cousins. Bijjala deva (Nassar), Bhalla Deva’s dad, utilizes his finesse to ensure Bhalladeva gets the greatest war charge. At the point when it appears that Mahishmati would wind up being vanquished, Amarendra motivates his officers to battle demise and they wind up pulverizing the foe. In spite of Bhalla Deva being the one to murder the Kalakeya lord, Sivagami reports Amarendra Baahubali as the new ruler as a result of his honorability and authority in the war.
After the flashback, when gotten some information about Amarendra’s present whereabouts, a mournful Katappa uncovers that the King is dead, and the executioner is as a matter of fact Katappa.