The young man and the old man

An old man and a young man were passing through a foot-over bridge. The old man said ‘You remind me of your dad. Neither of you can run fast. You wouldn’t be surprised to know that he was called slow-po when we studied together in college. Running fast is just not in your genes.’ ‘No…

The shark and the dumb fishes

One day a fish decided to become a hermit. He packed his bag, said goodbye to his family, and started to swim into the deepest recesses of the sea to meditate. Suddenly the whole sea echoed with a thunderous voice. ‘Do you have pepper, cheese, lemon, and mint in your bag?’ asked the voice. The…

The wind and the sand

On a beach, the wind was blowing at full force. It blew the sand along with it. ‘Why are you blowing so strongly?’ asked the sand. ‘People sit, walk, and lie upon you. They also build sand castles. They like you; they adore you more than me only because you are visible and I am…

The Book and the Page

Once upon a time in a faraway library lived the fattest book in the world. It had a total of thousand pages and took pride in it. Owing to its wide recognition it set down discriminatory rules for the thousand pages that it contained. Those pages that had pictures of famous personalities, mathematical tables and…

True satisfaction springs from within

Sushil was a successful businessman. His children were all raised well and doing their higher studies. His wife took good care of their home, in short Sushil was leading a blissful life. But he felt discontent and depressed. He always felt that something was missing from his life! Only he didn’t realize what it was.…