ISBN 9789381607800,365 Panchantra Stories

365 Panchantra Stories



Om Books International

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9789381607800

ISBN-10 938160780X


Language (Hindi)

Literature fiction

The book comprises of stories about powerful kings and sages, wicked demons, beautiful goddesses and more. The central characters in theses enthralling fables are, most of the times, animals and birds where they are made to speak like humans. One can read fictional stories on crows, clever hares, cunning jackals, snakes and so on.

Panchatantra is derived from the Sanskrit words, 'pancha' and 'tantra'. While tantra refers to the strategies for inner fulfillment, pancha refers to the number five. The five strategies are loss of friends, gaining friends, of crows and owls, loss of gains and imprudence.

Every panchatantra story ends with a moral after showing the doings and misdoings of the characters. The stories captivate the minds of the young while the wisdom in them engages adults.

Though the stories of Panchatantra are ancient Indian folktales and fables, they still continue to play a vital role in the education of a child. Children can learn valuable life lessons and morals on virtues like friendship, sharing, wisdom and honesty.

365 Panchatantra Stories offers a classic Panchatantra tale for every day of the year. This book was published by Om Books International in 2012 and is available in hardcover.

Key Features:

365 Panchatantra Stories is one of the most popular collections of Indian tales.
The Panchatantra stories have been translated into numerous languages.
From a long time, the Panchatantra tales have been read worldwide by both children and adults alike.