In yet another interesting tale of witty Birbal, he finds out five greatest fools in Agra at behest of Akbar.
Kingdom of fools is an interesting and humorous story of a King who was too proud of his intelligence. He believed the same for his subjects. The story is about how three boys teach a lesson to the King by fooling him and his people. The story has been authored by Sudha Murthy and Read more about Kingdom of Fools (By Sudha Murthy)[…]
Birbal, the witty courtier in Akbar’s court, was known for his tales of wisdom. Akbar was very fond of him and always sought his help to solve difficult cases. This is an account of one such case where an old man has no witness to prove that he had handed over his life’s whole Read more about The Tree Witness (Ped ki Gawahi)[…]
I forgot – that’s a common phrase we use every now and then. Gita was no different. She was too forgetful to take any responsibility to finish any work. Her family suffered a lot because of her forgetfulness. But will it hurt her also? That we need to hear.
Greed Never Pays – The story of Golden Swan from Jataka Tales, gives an apt message. It’s a story about a Brahmin who is reborn as a swan with gold wings. He decides to help his family to lead a good life by giving them a gold feather after every few days. But his wife Read more about The Golden Swan[…]
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended – Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Dr. Abdul Kalam, famously known as ‘Missile Man of India’ was a renowned scientist and 11th President of India. His contribution in development of Indian defence missile programme earned him Padma Vibhushan and Bharat Ratan award. He played a key role in Read more about Abdul Se Kalam Tak[…]
This is one interesting story from the book ‘Grandma’s bag of stories’ by Sudha Murthy, the renowned author known for her impeccable style of writing. The story is about a woman named Kaveri who is smart and hard working. On the other hand, the other character in story, the thief, is an idiot who gets Read more about Kaveri and The Thief – By Sudha Murthy[…]
Crocodile and his wife are eager to quench their hunger by cooking monkey pie in dinner. But will it be so easy to catch a smart monkey who is even more eager to have mangoes in breakfast? Listen to find out.
In Part 2 of Ramayan, we heard how Raavan abducts Sita and takes her to Lanka; Ram and Lakshman meet Sugriva and ask for help; Hanuman delivers Ram’s message to Sita in Ashok Vatika and sets Lanka on fire. In this episode, we will hear how Ram and his monkey army build a Read more about StoryTokri – Ramayan Part 3[…]
In last episode of Ramayan, we heard how Kaikeyi asked Dashrath to send Ram to exile for 14 years. In this episode, you will get to know what followed after. Surpanakha instigated Raavan to take revenge on Ram and Lakshman for insulting her. Raavan was too curious to marry Sita after hearing how beautiful Read more about StoryTokri – Ramayan Part II[…]