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The Tricky Fox
A greedy fox stealthily entered a garden to eat the grapes. But its tail was cut down by a trap when it tried to escape from the trap. It worried because all other foxes would mock at its lost tall. Hence it planned a trick. When all foxes ridiculed it and said, "I have cut down the tail myself because it is a great hindrance. Now I am free and happy without my tail. So you too cut down your tails. It will be very convenient to all of you." An old wise fox laughed....



The Truthful Woodcutter
One day a wood cutter's axe accidentally fell into a river. The poor wood cutter made a good search in the water. But his efforts were in vain. Finally he burst into tears. Hearing his sobs, an Angel appeared before him. The Angel dived into the river and came up carrying a golden axe. The wood cutter did not accept it. He stated that his axe was made of iron. The Angel disappeared and soon returned with a silver axe. The wood cutter again denied that it was his axe. ....



The Wise Judge
Two women were brought before King Solomon. Both these women had a quarrel over a single baby. Each woman was saying that she was the baby's mother. One lady said, "Oh King! I am the baby's mother".The other lady said, "Oh King! Believe her not. She is not the mother. I am the mother of the child". King Solomon was confused. After a deep thought he said, "Cut the baby into two and give one part to each mother". One woman was silent. The other cried "Oh....



The Milk-Maid’s Dream
Radha was a milkmaid. She was carrying a pot of milk.She had to deliver milk to her customers in a nearby village. As she was walking she kept on dreaming. She said to herself, "With the money I get from selling this milk, I will buy some eggs. The eggs will hatch into fine chicken. The chicken will grow into hens. I will sell the hens and get lot of money. With that money I will buy nice silk saree. I will look beautiful. When people ask for the secret of my wealth,....




The Mongoose and The Child
Once, there lived a farmer and his wife. They had a little son. The farmer had a pet mongoose. The little boy and the mongoose were fond of each other. They were good playmates. One day the farmer was busy at his fields. The farmer's wife had left to the market. The little boy was fast asleep in a cradle. The mongoose was lying down near the cradle. A cobra somehow got into the house and it was nearing the little boy. The mongoose sniffed the snake and jumped up. He fought....



The Right Person
Once there was a wise King. He had two sons. He appointed eminent scholars to teach them all arts. After a few years of teachings, the King fell ill badly. So, he wanted to select his next King for his Kingdom. He wanted to test his sons’ abilities. He called both of them and gave a room to each of them. He said, “You must fill this room completely with anything you wish. It can be anything! But there should be no space left behind and you should not seek the advice....



The Frog and the Ox
One afternoon a grand and wonderful ox was on his daily stroll, when he was noticed by a small haggardly frog. The frog was too impressed with the great ox, impressed to the point of envy. ox and frog "Look at this magnificent ox!" he called to all his friends, "He's such a grand size for an animal, but he's no greater than I am if I tried." The frog started puffing and swelled from his normal size."Am I as large as the wonderful ox?" he asked his friends. "No, no,....



The cow and The serpent
Once upon a time there lived a crow couple, who had built a nest on the top of a tree. But unfortunately the tree was inhabited by a serpent at its bottom. So the snake used to crawl up the tree and eat all the eggs that the lady crow used to lay. The crow couple were deeply grieved when they saw what happened after returning to their nest and when this happened time after time, then they decided to get rid of the snake. So the crow then approached his friend the....




The Three Sons of The King
Once there lived a king called Ralph. He had three sons.The first son was Sam. The second was John and the third was Eric. The king in his death bed wanted to test his three sons He asked them to assemble the next day in the court.The king said that he was in his death bed and wanted to test them. He asked them to fill the entire room with something and whoever does completely will become the king, he said. The first son brought diamonds which filled half the room.....



The Clever Crow
Once upon a time there lived a crow. She had built her nest on a tree. At the root of the same tree, a snake had built its home. Whenever the crow laid eggs, the snake would eat them up. The crow felt helpless. “That evil snake. I must do something. Let me go and talk to him,” thought the crow. The next morning, the crow went to the snake and said politely, “Please spare my eggs, dear friend. Let us live like good neighbors and not disturb each other.” “Huh!....