Children’s Stories Archive

Pinky Selena

Once upon a time there live there lived lovely princess Selena. Her mother died when Selena was a baby and her father married again. Her stepmother was very pretty and love Selena so much but her stepsister jealous of Selena. One day Selena …

Straying Away Is Always Risky

Crabs live in water which is their natural home. They, like turtles, may come out on land off and on. But they are safe in water only. One day, a young crab came out of the water and strayed far into a meadow. …

Think Twice Before You Act

Once upon a time two frogs lived in a marsh. They were very happy with their lot there. But as the high summer approached the marsh began to dry up. And to ! it was all dry in a few days. So, the …

One's Nature Seldom Changes

You may be surprised to know that all ants were human-beings to begin with. They lived by tilling soil and raising crops just as farmers do even now. But not content with what they got through their labour, these farmers always had their …

A Bought Comfort Isn't A Blessing

One winter day, a wild ass was wandering aimlessly about. Suddenly he came to the edge of the forest and saw a donkey lying in the warm sun at full length. Quite care-free as the donkey looked, the wild ass envied him a …

Respect the Wisdom of Elders

Once there was a bull. He had a strong hefty body—so much so that he had to struggle a lot to get through the door of the cow-shed where he used to stay. It was beyond the bull’s control to mend matters. His …

The Lion and the Hare

Once a lion was on his usual evening prowl in search of prey. Luckily, it caught sight of a hare sleeping fast under a bush. How happy he was to get a meal without any effort ! The lion was just going to …

A Wilful Person Ever Suffers

Once upon a time a man was going with his donkey down a hill-road. He was following the donkey with a rod in his hand. The donkey jogged down carefully over some distance. But then suddenly it left the track and strayed aside. …

A Brute Can Also See Reason

Once there was a wolf who was very cruel indeed. One day he was able to kill a lamb and enjoy a good meal. So, he was in a jovial mood. Walking around merrily, the wolf caught sight of a boy lying on …