"Stories for Parents, Children and Grandchildren" is a stroll through the universal traditions and legends, lulled by the unforgettable magic words "Once upon a time..."
This book by Paulo Coelho contains joyful, amazing and dramatic stories for readers of all ages. Most of them recount traditional legends and tales from many cultures. Included are also stories inspired by the author's personal experience and episodes from the lives of celebrated names, as means of reflection.
The yogi Raman was a true master of the art of archery. One morning, he invited his favorite disciple to watch a display of his skill. The disciple had seen this more than a hundred times before, but he nevertheless obeyed his teacher.
They went into the wood beside the monastery and when th...