Category: Vishnu Sharma – Panchatantra Stories

Vishnu Sharma was an Indian scholar and author who is believed to have written the Panchatantra collection of fables. The exact period of the composition of the Panchatantra is uncertain, and estimates vary from 1200 BCE to 300 CE. Some scholars place him in the 3rd century BCE.

Panchatantra Tales Introduction

First Strategy – The Loss of Friends

The Jackal And The Drum

The Fall And Rise Of A Merchant

The Foolish Sage And The Jackal

The Crafty Crane And The Craftier Crab

The Cunning Hare and The Witless Lion

The Bug and The Poor Flea

The Story of The Blue Jackal

The Camel, The Jackal And The Crow

The Bird Pair and The Sea

Tale of The Three Fish

The Elephant and The Sparrow

The Lion and The Jackal

Suchimukha and The Monkey