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The Little Fir tree

As people we tend to compare ourselves with others. We tend to look at a neighbour, friend or relative and think, "Oh! How I wish I were like him", or "Oh! How I wish I have what he has.".  Though it's natural to feel that way once in a while,

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The night before Christmas

Christmas is almost here. Isn't that exciting? It ought to be, because the loveliest, jolliest and kindest man is going to be in town. While we wait for him to leave us some wonderful gifts, let's see what this little boy's story is all about. George is a sweet little

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Tikki Tikki Tembo – Folktales from around the world

Tikki Tikki Tembo - Folktales from around the world In  ancient China, there was  a small village hidden among the mountains. A woman lived there her two lovely sons . Following a popular custom, she gave her first son a long name. He was called  Tikki tikki tembo-no sa rembo-chari

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An Engineer’s dream – Sir M.Visveswaraya

An Engineer's dream - Sir M.Visveswaraya A long time back, in a village named Muddenahalli in Karnataka, lived a little boy named Vishva. Vishva went to the school in his village. He loved to learn and enjoyed going to school. He walked a long distance every day to his school.

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The Story of the Bull – Jataka Tales

The Story of the Bull - Jataka Tales A long time ago, a man took very good care of his bull. He loved it dearly like his own child and always spoke kind words to the bull. The bull felt grateful to him and said, "Oh Master, go and challenge

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Kadubu Kadubu – A Story from India

Kadubu Kadubu - A Story from India A long time ago, in karnataka, lived a man. One day he went to his mother in law's home for a visit. The mother in law served him a delicious sweet called Kadubu. He had never eaten them before and enjoyed a dozen

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The Ant and the grasshopper

The Ant and the Grasshopper - A story from the Aesop Fables A long time ago, in a garden, a family of Ants were busy storing food for winter. In the same garden lived a lazy grasshopper that was lying down on the grass and enjoying the sunshine. He played

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