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Celebrating World Wildlife Day

To celebrate Work Wildlife Day, Baalgatha Podcast brings to you some of our most popular stories about animals and birds from our archives. These tales will delight our young audience.

मेरी मछली. नहीं, मेरी मछली (My Fish.. No, My Fish )

यह कहानी शीराली बीजू द्वारा gaatha story के लिए सुनाई गई है। यह कहानी प्रथम बुक्स के स्टोरी वीवर संग्रह से ली गई है। This story was narrated by Sheerali Biju for gaatha story on Baalgatha Hindi Podcast, and sourced from Pratham Books’ Storyweaver collection.

Why did the fish laugh?

Today we bring to you a story Why The Fish Laughed. This story has a that has a strange title, but it has a lot to teach us. Once, a fish tells the Queen of a Kingdom, “It is a he, pretending to be a she”. The Queen is confused and intrigued by this comment and asks the King to investigate this matter. The King in turn asks his minister to find the answer, and gives the latter six months – otherwise the minister would be put to death. Five months later, the minister asks his son to travel to nearby Kingdoms.
And that’s when the young man’s adventures begin. He meets a Brahman and travels to his village, meets his very intelligent daughter, and.. well. But the important question is, will he be able to find the answer “Why The Fish Laughed?” Listen to this story to learn what happens next.

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This story was originally translated into English and by Joseph Jacobs and has been edited, and revised by Amar Vyas and narrated by Sheerali Biju for gaatha story.
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Man and Mongoose (Marathi) माणूस आणि मुंगूस

एक माणूस त्याच्या घरात एक मुंगूस पकडतो आणि त्याला मारू इच्छितो. मुंगूस तर्क करतो की चूंकि तो उंदिर मारतो, तेव्हा तो मनुष्याचे कपडे आणि धान्य वाचवतो. पुढे काय होते? अधिक जाणून घ्या.