9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal The Wise Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal The Wise . Ram and Sham both claimed ownership of the same mango tree. One day they approached Birbal and asked him to settle the dispute. Birbal said to them: “There is […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal The Servant Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal The Servant. One day Akbar and Birbal were riding through the countryside and they happened to pass by a cabbage patch. “Cabbages are such delightful vegetables!” said Akbar. “I just love cabbage.” […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal The Child Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal The Child. Birbal arrived late for a function and the emperor was displeased. “My child was crying and I had to placate him,” explained the courtier. “Does it take so long to […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal’s Sweet Reply Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal’s Sweet Reply. One day the Emperor Akbar startled his courtiers with a strange question. “If somebody pulled my whiskers what sort of punishment should be given to him?” he asked. “He should […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal Shortens Road Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Shortens Road. The Emperor Akbar was traveling to a distant place along with some of his courtiers. It was a hot day and the emperor was tiring of the journey. “Can’t anybody […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal Returns Home Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Returns Home. Birbal was in Persia at the invitation of the king of that country. Parties were given in his honor and rich presents were heaped on him. On the eve of […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal Outwits Cheat Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Outwits Cheat. A farmer and his neighbor once went to Emperor Akbar’s court with a complaint. “Your Majesty, I bought a well from him,” said the farmer pointing to his neighbor,” and […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal Is Brief Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Is Brief. One day Akbar asked his courtiers if they could tell him the difference between truth and falsehood in three words or less. The courtiers looked at one another in bewilderment. […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal Identifies Thief Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Identifies Thief. One fine morning, a minister from Emperor Akbar’s court had gathered in the assembly hall. He informed the Emperor that all his valuables had been stolen by a thief the […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

Birbal Stories: Birbal Denies Rumor Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Denies Rumor. One day a man stopped Birbal in the street and began narrating his woes to him. “I’ve walked twenty miles to see you,” he told Birbal finally, “and all along […]

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