Once Upon a Time
Stories old and new
Fables

Fables

A fable is a story that points out some aspect of human behaviour and has…

Folktales

Folktales

Folktales are stories passed on from one person to another by word of mouth.  In…

Fairytales

Fairy Tales

Fairy tales are not always about fairies, though they are always full of strange and…

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Pomegranate Pips
Your first stories
Kitten Cat

Kitten-Cat

Kitten-Cat is a naughty little kitten that keeps getting into all kinds of mischief, even…

Bilari

Bilari Billi

Bilari Billi is a little grey kitten that lives among the tangled roots of the…

Meera

The Adventures of Meera

  Hi! I am Meera. I am four years old. I live in a BIG…

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Beyond Stories
Story Inspired Games
Crosswords

Crosswords

The first crosswords appeared in England in the 19th century. These were simple puzzles, derived…

Puzzles

Puzzles

A puzzle is a problem that requires human creativity and knowledge to solve. Human beings…

Magic minibeasts

Magic Minibeasts

Hi! Welcome to Magic Minibeast Land! Here there are loads of fun things for you…

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The Panchatantram Part I: Sanjivaka and Pingalaka

Posted on : Saturday, October 18th, 2014

PANCHATANTRAM PART I:  MITRABHEDAM  or  THE FALLING OUT OF FRIENDS The Story of Sanjivaka the Bull and Pingalaka the Lion This is  the introductory tale with which we commence the…

The Panchatantram: Kathamukham

Posted on : Sunday, October 12th, 2014

PANCHATANTRAM :  KATHAMUKHAM This is the first or primary tale, which encloses the entire work and tells us why Vishnusharma composed the Panchatantram Long ago, in a kingdom in the south,…

The Panchatantram: Invocation

Posted on : Sunday, October 12th, 2014

PANCHATANTRAM :  INVOCATION The Panchatantram begins with the traditional invocation asking for the blessings of the gods, and a salutation to the learned and wise: Brahma, Rudra, Skanda, Hari, Varun, Yama, Agni, Indra,…