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The Wedding Chain

Girl playing with a broom stick: The Wedding Chain - A story for kids
Mother always wore her wedding chain. She wore it indoors and outdoors, she even wore it in the bath. She never ever took it off. It was a gift to her from father. His eyes shone with tender love when he had brought her to his home after their marriage, and put it around her neck.It had been made-to-order...

Limits of the Mind

Ekalavya: Limits of the Mind - A story for kids
Ekalavya was a little boy, born in a poor family, many many years ago. His people lived a little away from Hastinapura, the capital of the Kuru kings. They used to clean other people's dirt for a profession.And for this reason they were shunned by society. Ekalavya and other kids of his group knew they too had to follow...

What’s in a Name?

A girl in a flower: What's in a Name? - A story for kids
There were two things in the world that Ghagra Geeta Bali hated. The first was the way Rani, the domestic help, combed her hair. Rani said she combed hard to make sure that there was no lice or dandruff in her hair. But she did it with such force that Ghagra Geeta Bali feared it would remove bits of...

Chakram

All the animals: Charm - A story for kids
Chakram was a happy-go-lucky donkey who lived in the Rumpum Jungle. In the brains department he was sadly lacking, even as donkeys go.But on the scale of contentment he rated very high. He was a happy, carefree sort of fellow who wanted nothing but tender grass to chew on and the shade of a leafy tree under which to...

Teaching a Lesson!

"It's my turn tomorrow," mumbled Raghu to himself as he climbed the stairs of his school building, very slowly as if he were sleep-walking. He had been dreading this day ever since Pal declared his grand class prodigy scheme, two months ago.Pal was the much feared History teacher."It has been said that genius is 99 per cent perspiration and...

The Cookie

The dining table was loaded with goodies - cake, pastries, pies, halwa, laddoo and yes, her favourite cookies. Nina wanted to eat them all. The 10-year-old stuffed a couple of cookies in her mouth but the cookies tasted a little different. No matter how hard she tried, she couldn't gulp them down.The dream broke at that point.Nina woke up...

Back to School

The day I joined as a teacher at P.S 18 (Public School 18) in New York was a decisive day for me. I came from a small town in Buffalo and New York really awed me. My friend, who was teaching at a nearby institute, had warned me about the big bad city and the kids at my school.They...

The Survivor

In the Indian ocean was a tiny island, no more than a mere speck on the globe. It was called Aranya. Its people were ruled by a wise and brave chief called Parvat. He was 60 years old.There was a beautiful garden right in the middle of the island. It was dotted with lush green trees bearing delicious fruits...

The Jungle Contest

The Jungle Contest
"ROAR!" growled the lion. "Everyone is scared of me!""HRMPHH!" trumpeted the elephant. "Everyone is scared of me!""What about me?" purred the panther. "I, too, frighten everyone!""No one can run faster than me!" snarled the cheetah. "Everyone is scared of me!""GROWL!" growled the tiger, baring his teeth. "I dare any one to cross my path! I'll gobble them up!""HA! HA! HA!" sniggered...

The Cloud That Refused To Cry

It was a stifling hot day in the second week of June and the animals of Jhilmil forest were miserable. The bumblebees no longer droned but sighed. A tail heavy with perspiration made Billori, the squirrel, sit sadly on a patch of dry earth, as hard as a turtle's hide.In another corner of the forest, just outside his cave,...

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