A collection of traditional animal stories having moral lessons for all the family.
1. The Jackal and the Rats
One day a jackal saw some rats going inside a hole. He stood by the hole on one leg. After some time the rats came out. The leader of the rats said to the jackal,” Why are you standing here on one leg?”
The jackal said,” I am standing on one leg because I am praying to God. I always do so.”
The rats thought that he was a saint. Everyday they would visit him, pay their respects and then go away. The jackal would watch all the rats go away. Then he would suddenly catch the last one and eat it.
After several days, the rat-leader found that many rats were missing. He decided to find out what was happening. So one day he told his friends,” Today all of you go first....