By Swami Satchidananda

here's a storybook for everyone—with lions and kings, rogues and saints, a boy who can cease an elephant, and a milkmaid who can stroll on water!Filled with knowledge, event, and surprises, those undying stories remind us of what's very important as we stream into the twenty-first century. right now pleasing and instructive, those easy, sensible tales were similar byReverend Sri Swami Satchidananda. Sri Swamiji is recognized and well-loved for his deep religious perception, in addition to his humorousness. many of the tales he tells were drawn from nature; others were pa passedon from iteration to generation.. a few come from the traditional scriptures; others from the folk-lore of India. They enlighten us approximately easy methods to lead easeful, peaceable, necessary lives and, eventually, reach religious realization.Both young ones and adults alike will savor the illustrations created within the Indian sort specifically for this publication. every one drawing, enthralling the reader with its bright colours and complex information, opens the portal right into a land ofmystery and sweetness. you have got simply flip the web page and the adventure will begin..

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