A group of young nuns attempt to establish a mission at a remote cliff-top palace in the Himalayas once known as the 'House of Women,' but its haunting mysteries awaken forbidden desires that seem destined to repeat a terrible tragedy. Based on the 1939 novel by Rumer Godden.
In 1934, Sister Clodagh and the nuns of St. Faith start a school at the mysterious palace of Mopu in the Himalayas, helped by Mr. Dean, but hanging over their endeavor is the possibility that the palace is haunted. Series premiere.