The FortuneTeller’s Son- Part 1 The Prophecy

The FortuneTeller’s Son- Part 1 The Prophecy

Podcast
This is the story of a young boy whose father is a fortune teller. In this part 1 of this story, we learn about the prophecy made by his father, who is a fortune teller. Listen to the adventures of this young man and how he rescues four living beings from a well. Listen to Part 1 of The Fortune Teller's Son by clicking below Read part I of the story The Fortune Teller's Son below soothsayer when on his deathbed wrote out the horoscope of his second son, whose name was Gangazara, and bequeathed it to him as his only property, leaving the whole of his estate to his eldest son. The second son thought over the horoscope, and said to himself: “Alas! am I born to this only…
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The Tortoise and the Cranes: Story from Panchatantra

The Tortoise and the Cranes: Story from Panchatantra

Podcast
This is a story from Panchatantra which teaches us that it is not wise to open our mouth when it is not necessary. This story is as follows: In a pond lives a tortoise who has two cranes for friends. Once, the lake begins to dry up because of a famine. The cranes decide to fly away to a different pond. The tortoise asks the cranes to take her with them. What happens next? Listen to The Tortoise and the Cranes by clicking below the story is as follows Once upon a time, two cranes and a tortoise made friends with each other. They lived in a forest by a lake. It was a very pleasant forest to live in. the lake was full of all kinds of small fish.…
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Sher Ke Saath Shikaar शेर के साथ शिकार

Sher Ke Saath Shikaar शेर के साथ शिकार

General, Podcast
यह कहानी हमें सीख देती है की अपने से अधिक शक्तिशाली लोगों के साथ काम करते समय हमें साझेदारी से काम लेना चाहिए। इस कहानी को सुनिए बालगाथा पॉड्कैस्ट पर।
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The Dog That Went Abroad : Story from Panchatantra

The Dog That Went Abroad : Story from Panchatantra

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The Dog That Went Abroad is a classic story from Panchatantra, in which a dog by the name of Chitranga travels to a far away country in search of food. he is forced to live his village because it suffers from a drought. Upon going to the foreign country, he finds good food but is also attacked by other dogs. In the end, he realizes that it is better to live in one's own country. Listen to the story The Dog That Went Abroad by clicking below The Story is is follows: Chitranga was a dog, who lived in a town which was affected by a famine. Chitranga was not able to bear the hunger and realizing that the place did not offer conditions to live, he decided to leave…
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The Hippopotamus and the Tortoise:  Folk tale from Nigeria

The Hippopotamus and the Tortoise: Folk tale from Nigeria

Podcast
We bring to you a folk tale from Nigeria, about a Hippopotamus and a Tortoise. Listen to this story to learn how the wily tortoise is able to outsmart the hippopotamus. You can listen to this story by clicking below Read the story below A very long time ago, there was a hippopotamus named Istanim. He was one of the biggest animals on the land just next to the elephant and was thus considered the king. The hippo had seven fat wives and loved all of them very dearly. He often organized lavish feasts for his people. Though all the people of the area knew the hippo, none other than his seven wives knew his real name. One day, the hippo organised one of his regular feasts. Just when all…
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The Hares and the Frogs

The Hares and the Frogs

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In this story, a group of hares decides to end their lives because they always life in fear of predators. When they go near a pond a jump into the waters and end their lives, they come across a group of frogs who are frightened by the chaos created by the hares. Moral of this story is that unhappy people are comforted by the sight of someone who is worse off than they are. You can listen to the story The Hares and the Frogs by clicking below Story goes as follows:(source) All the hares in the great forest were called together for a meeting. Their elders had decided on the get together so that they could discuss their miserable fate. They just had too many enemies; men, dogs, beasts…
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How The Prince Married Princess Labam – Part I

How The Prince Married Princess Labam – Part I

MLFT, Podcast
This is the story of a young prince and Princess Labam . Listen to part I of this story to learn how the Prince learns about the Princess. This is a classic story from India, translated into English by Joseph Jacobs in the early 20th century. We bring it to you in audio format through the Myths, Legends and Fairytales of India Podcast. listen to the story about Princess Labam by clicking below You can read the extract of the story about Princess Labam below A country there was a Raja who had an only son who every day went out to hunt. One day the Rani, his mother, said to him, "You can hunt wherever you like on these three sides; but you must never go to the fourth…
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The Story of Babasaheb Ambedkar and Why We Celebrate His Birth Anniversary

The Story of Babasaheb Ambedkar and Why We Celebrate His Birth Anniversary

Podcast
Who Was Dr. Ambedkar? 14th April marks the birth anniversary of the man behind India's constitution and a leader who worked towards the upliftment of Dalits: Babasaheb Ambedkar. Listen to this story to learn why he is so well respected and we celebrate his birthday as Ambedkar Jayanti. You can read more about him on Wikipedia. You can listen to the story of Dr. Ambedkar by clicking below How did you find this story? You can give your feedback by leaving a comment below. You can also leave a review on iTunes (Mac and iPhone users).  Or, you can leave a review on Stitcher Radio. We would appreciate it! You can subscribe to Baalgatha podcast by writing to us at contact@gaatha.co. Or, send us a message”Subscribe Baalgatha” on WhatsApp at +91-9850800464 to receive…
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