Clarence Manning is a working stiff and a borderline alcoholic, whose only solace is gazing out his window at mankind with a drink in his hand. Love and beauty are dead and gone. Yet he smells rose petals on the night wind and sees them falling from the sky.
With his team of devoted disciples, Asha rewires the subconscious thoughts of world leaders so they follow the moral path he sets. All the while, each of these leaders believes their own free will remains intact. Asha is doing it all for the good of mankind, but his own moral path becomes foggier.