Tag: bedtime stories


Shivaji and Afzalkhan: How to Overcome a Powerful Enemy

Death of Afzal Khan at the hands of Shivaji

On occasion of birth Anniversary of Shivaji, we are presenting a story from his life. Shivaji was a great warrior King and he established the Maratha empire in the second half of 1600s. In this story, Shivaji used guile to overpower Afzal Khan, who was a very powerful warrior. The moral of this story is …


The Mouse With Seven Tails

This story teaches us that we should not listen to others’ taunts and teasing, and we should stand up for ourselves. A little mouse with seven tails gets seven wishes from her grandmother. Upon getting teased by her classmates in school for having so many tails, she makes one wish everyday and ends up losing …

Panchatantra, Podcast

The Broken Pot : Story from Panchatantra

The broken Pot Story on Baalgatha Podcast

In the story The Broken Pot, a Man keeps some rice in a pot and begins to imagine a better life for himself. In the process, he kicks the pot and all the rice spills over him. The moral of this story is that one should not daydream.   How did you find this story …

Hindi, Podcast, Stories from Europe

सबसे पहले क्रिसमस ट्री की कहानी (Hindi) The Story of The First Christmas Tree

The Story of The First Christmas Tree

यह कहानी हमें बताती है कि कैसे ट्री (Christmas Tree) क्रिसमस का एक महत्वपूर्ण हिस्सा बन गया है। लेकिन अधिक महत्वपूर्ण बात, कहानी यह भी सिखाती है कि हमें अच्छे कर्म करने चाहिये … बालगाथा पॉडकास्ट कि अोर से मेरी क्रिसमस। क्रिसमस ट्री (Christmas Tree) की कहानी को सुनने के लिये निचे क्लिक करें क्या …


Four Friends and a Lion: Panchatantra Story in English

Four Friends and a Lion

This is a story from Panchatantra, in which four friends come across a skeleton while travelling in a forest. Three friends try to show off their knowledge by bringing the animal, in this case a lion to life, while the fourth, uses common sense and climbs a tree. The lion kills the three friends, the …

Hindi, Podcast

Lalach Buri Bala Hai Story With Moral in Hindi

Lalach Buri Bala Hai: Story of LIon and aMan

एक बूढ़ा शेर इतना कमजोर था कि वह भोजन के लिए शिकार करने में असमर्थ था बन गया था। एक दिन, वह एक सुनहरा चूड़ी पाता है और सोचता है कि वह एक मानव इस चूड़ी का उपयोग कर लुभाना सकता है, और फिर झपट पर उसे खाते हैं। शेर अपने मिशन में सफल हो …

Panchatantra, Podcast

The Cave That Talked: Story from Panchatantra

The Cave That Talked Panchatantra Story on Baalgatha Podcast

The Cave That Talked is a story from Panchatantra in which a Hare who is about to be eaten by a lion uses his wit to trick the lion, and is able to save his life. This is a story from Panchatantra. The moral of this story is that no matter how difficult the situation …

Hindi, Podcast, Stories with morals

Raja Brush (Story in Hindi)

Raja Brush Story of king and spider on Baalgatha Podcast

Raja Brush Raja (King) Brush is defeated by his enemy, and he is forced to take refuge in a cave. There he sees a spider who is trying to climb on a wall. The spider is unable to hold its grip, and falls down. But after trying several times, the spider is able to climb …

Panchatantra, Podcast

The Brahman, The Thief, and The Demon

Demon, Brahman and Thief

This story from Panchatantra is about a Brahman, a thief and a demon. A demon and a thief team up, with the plan that the thief will steal the Brahman’s calves and the demon will eat the Brahman. In the process, they create a ruckus and the Brahman wakes up, and chases the demon and …

Jataka, stories with animals, Stories with morals

Ass in a Lion’s Skin


Ass in a Lion’s Skin is a Jataka Story . Here the ass’s master puts the lion’s skin over his beast and turns it loose to feed in the grain fields during his travels. The village watchman is usually too terrified to do anything but finally one of them raises the villagers; when they chase …