The title is significant because mother and child are bound by 'The Binding Vine' of love, for it grows in all directions and has intricate network. In this novel, the stories of Mira, Akka, Vanna, Inni, Shakutai, Sulumavashi and Kalpana touch Urmi deeply and disturb her mindset by which she becomes able to analyse life around and it helps her to overcome her own sense of loss and despair. It helps her to come out of all shades of misunderstandings.