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Good To All – Buddha Stories

Good to All Once, the Bodhisattva was born as Brahmadatta, the king of Benaras. In the neighbouring kingdom, there ruled Mallika, another famous king. One…

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God’s Punishment – Buddha Stories

God’s Punishment The Bodhisattva was once born as Nandiya, the monkey. His mother was old and blind. Nandiya was a dutiful son and lived with…

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Great Gift – Buddha Stories

Great Gift The Bodhisattva was once born as a king-hearted prince named Great Gift. One day, the prince went to a nearby village and saw…

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Learning To Listen – Buddha Stories

Learning to Listen Once, the Bodhisattva was born as an ascetic. He had five hundred followers, who lived with him in his mountain abode. Once…

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Life After Death – Buddha Stories

Life After Death The Bodhisattva, living amidst all the comforts of heaven, was always keen to help those suffering on earth. Angadinna, the king of…

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One Grey Hair – Buddha Stories

One Grey Hair Many moons ago the Bodhisattva, the Enlightened being, was born as King Makhadeva. The king had already lived for eighty-four years and…

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Remembering The Promise – Buddha Stories

Remembering the Promise The Bodhisattva was once born as Junha, the son of King Brahmadatta of Benaras. One day, while walking down a road in…

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Pride Comes Before Fall – Buddha Stories

Pride Comes Before Fall Once upon a time there lived a dwarf who was learned, wise and skilled in archery. Little did anyone know that…

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Overconfidence Destroys – Buddha Stories

Overconfidence Destroys The Bodhisattva once came back as golden goose. Every day he flew around in search of food and on his way would perch…

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Passing The Test – Buddha Stories

Passing the Test The Bodhisattva was once born as the son of a learned Brahmin and was sent to a teacher for education as was…

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