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Tansen – The Magical Musician

Almost exactly in the centre of India is a town called Gwalior. In this town is the tomb of Tansen, one of the greatest musicians that ever lived. Next to his beautifully carved stone tomb stands a little tamarind tree. It is believed that by eating a leaf of this tree and touching the tomb, a singer can improve his...

Christmas Favourites

A Christmas Carol Written by Charles DickensThe Forgotten Helper Written by Lorrie MooreAn evergreen classic, 'A Christmas Carol' is a must read for all children. Ghost stories are abundant in all cultures and in all literature, but perhaps Dicken's book is the best known.'A Christmas Carol' is the story of Scrooge, a miser, who reforms after the spirit of his friend,...