In punishment for a mortal sin committed, the soul of an Egyptian Prince has been reincarnated in the body of Monte, an African lion, and as the cycle of time passes the fallen one ever seeks release to the soul of man. Sin has not been eliminated from the world, and extreme evil resides in the heart of Krama, an Indian Rajah. There is but one influence which this wicked Prince fears and that is the influence of the lion Monte which is now a member of his menagerie. Major Grey, an English army officer, is stationed at the military post in the district over which the Rajah rules. The major's daughter, Margaret, has just been betrothed to Capt. Carlyle, a young officer in the major's command. The Rajah conceives a wild infatuation for Margaret and being possessed of a weird hypnotic power, he proceeds to exercise it on the young girl to further his evil designs. The young captain is mystified at Margaret's growing indifference towards him and her apparent interest in the Rajah, not ...
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