Gleaned from an ancient oral tradition, these imaginative, colorful, and wisdom-filled stories will delight children and adults alike. It includes the Tibetan myth of creation; some of the famous Jataka tales, or stories of former lives of the Buddha; and the most popular of all the time-honored legends of Tibet, the great epic of King Gesar of Ling, the warrior who became a national hero. ISBN: 9781570628924
Jataka Tales are ancient fables that have been passed down from one generation to the next, as a code of conduct and a guideline for good moral behavior. They are not just stories that preach about the difference between right and wrong. They are charmingly witty narratives, each of which has an important message to convey. These stories are mainly about pass incarnation of Buddha.
The entertaining & morally enlightening 'Vikram Aur Betaal' is based on 'Betaal Pachisi', written nearly 2,500 years ago by Mahakavi Somdev Bhatt. These are spellbinding stories told to the wise King Vikramaditya by the wily ghost Betaal.