Category: Stories from Hitopadesha

The Hitopadesha is a remarkable compilation of short stories. Composed by Narayana Pandit, Hitopadesha had its origin around a thousand years ago. In Indian Literature, the Hitopadesha is regarded more or less similar to the Panchatantra.

The Monkey And The Wedge

Tittibha Birds And The Ocean

The Vulture and the Cat

The Lion, the Mouse and the Cat

The Foolish Ass

The Crows and the Cobra

The Wily Crow

The Gunning Merchant

Never Give Advice To Fools

The Golden Bangle

The Foolish Barber

The Elephant and the Jackal

The Monkeys and the Bell

An Old Tiger and a Greedy Traveler

The Blind Vulture