Indian Tales

Greetings to my readers! With Janmashtami round the corner, this time I am posting a story of Krishna. Long ago, in the present state of Odisha, there lived a poor […]

Elephant is equal to Pot

This is a folk tale from Tamil Nadu based on which there is a proverb “Aanaikkum Paanaikkum sari” meaning Elephant and Pot are equal. Long long ago, in a village […]

Today (6th March India)  is the third anniversary of my blog and I thank all of you readers who have been following this blog and encouraging me continuously. Here is […]

Karna is a character without whom Mahabharatha would be incomplete. It is his story we are going to read now. Lord Krishna’s father Vasudeva had a sister by name Pritha. […]

In ancient times, in present day Maharashtra, in a place called Dandivana, there lived a pious couple Janudev and Sathyavathy. They had a son by name Pundalik. He was a […]

In the ancient town of Kanchipuram lived a saintly washer man by name Tirukurippu Thondar. He was a washer man by profession, but he considered it his duty to serve […]

Tiruvadhavoor is a village near Madurai.  In this village in near about 9th Century AD was born to a pious couple, a son, whom they named Vadhavooran. Vadhavooran’s father belonged […]