- By V.Krishnaswami Aiyar ; Pages 232
This is a compilation of stories from Sanskrit classics representing moral and spiritual education taught by Hinduism. There are nineteen stories which include those of Krishna-Sudama, Draupadi and her akshayapatra, Raja Harishchandra, Shibirraja, Nala-Damayanti, Satyavan-Saavitri, Sukanya and others. According to Sister Nivedita these stories have been the ‘Cradle tales of Hinduism’ uttered in song and story. The stories of Harishchandra and Shibiraja, of Nala-Damayanti, of Satyavan=Savitri and others have been told in this book.
Stories of heroes and martyr, of kings, sages and saints are the heritage of India.