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Category - Panchatantra

The Snake and the Ants

a certain ant-hill lived a prodigious black snake, and his name was Haughty. One day, instead of following the beaten path out of his hole, he tried to crawl through a narrower crevice. In doing so, he suffered a wound...

How the Rabbit Fooled the Elephant

a part of a forest lived an elephant-king named Four-Tusk, who had a numerous retinue of elephants. His time was spent in protecting the herd. Now once there came a twelve-year drought, so that tanks, ponds, swamps, and...

Mister Duly

nce there lived a merchant named Sagargupta. His son picked up a book at a sale for a hundred rupees. The entire book consisted of only one verse: “Man gets what is in his destiny, Even God cannot prevent it. To me it...

Gold’s Gloom

n the southern country is a city called Mahilaropya, and in its neighborhood, there is a Shiva shrine. In a cell nearby lived a hermit named Tamrachud. Every day he would travel into the city to collect alms, and come...

The Bharunda Birds

By a certain lake in the world lived birds called “bharunda birds.” They had one belly and two necks apiece. While one of these birds was sauntering about, his first neck found some nectar. Then the second...

The Results of Education

On a part of a mountain a hen-parrot brought two chicks into the world. These chicks were caught by a hunter when the mother had left the nest to search for food. One of them – since fate decreed it –...

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