Annual Haircut day-Kannada

ಇಂದು ಶೃಂಗೇರಿ ಶ್ರೀನಿವಾಸನಿಗೆ ವಾರ್ಷಿಕ ಕ್ಷೌರ ದಿನಾಚರಣಿ. ಎಂದಿನಂತೆ ಮನೆಯಿಂದ ಹೊರಟ ಶೃಂಗೇರಿ ಶ್ರೀನಿವಾಸ ಊರಿನ ಕ್ಷೌರದ ಅಂಗಡಿ ಕಡೆ ನಡೆದ. ಆದರೆ ಅಲ್ಲಿನ ಕ್ಷೌರಿಕ ಹೇಳಿದ, “ಇವತ್ತು, ನನಗೆ ಇಷ್ಟೊಂದು ಉದ್ದದ ಕೂದಲು ಕತ್ತರಿಸಲು ಪುರುಸೊತ್ತಿಲ್ಲ.” ಬೇಜಾರುಪಟ್ಟ ಶೃಂಗೇರಿ ಶ್ರೀನಿವಾಸ ತನ್ನ ಪತ್ನಿಯಿಂದ ನೆರವು ಕೇಳಲೆಂದು ಮನೆಗೆ ಹಿಂತಿರುಗಿದ. ಆದರೆ, ಆತನ ಪತ್ನಿ ಹೇಳಿದಳು, “ಇವತ್ತು, ನನಗೆ ಇಷ್ಟೊಂದು ಉದ್ದದ ಕೂದಲು ಕತ್ತರಿಸಲು ಪುರುಸೊತ್ತಿಲ್ಲ.” ಸ್ವಲ್ಪ ಕೋಪಗೊಂಡ ಶೃಂಗೇರಿ ಶ್ರೀನಿವಾಸ ತನ್ನ ಸ್ನೇಹಿತನಾದ ದರ್ಜಿಯ ಅಂಗಡಿಗೆ…

A Drop Of Perfume

Emperor Akbar was very fond of perfumes. He had a large collection of different perfumes from all over the country and abroad. It was the Emperor’s birthday. A huge pandal was put up in the garden of his palace. Beautiful mattresses and cushions of silk were arranged neatly all over the pandal. The Emperor, his…

The Peerless Idler

One evening, Akbar and Birbal were taking a stroll in the garden. While they were talking, Akbar said, “Birbal, I am sure there are many idlers in this city. If you can find me the one who has no match, I will give you a handsome reward.” The following morning, Birbal got a pandal put…

Birbal Is Exiled

One fine day, when Akbar was busy in his court, his Begum called for him. He immediately stood up and got ready to leave the court. As Akbar was leaving, all the courtiers got up from their seats as a mark of respect for the Emperor.  Birbal, who was also present in the court at…

The Brightest Thing

One day, Akbar was sitting in the court along with all his courtiers. The business of the court was already over. Akbar asked his courtiers, “Which is the brightest thing on this earth?” The courtiers thought for a while. One of them said,  “Your Majesty! Cotton is the brightest thing on this earth.”  Another said, “No, Your Majesty!…

Birbal, The Cock!

One day, Akbar decided to make fun of Birbal in order to embarrass him. He sought the help of his courtiers. He assembled them in the garden of his palace and said, “Last night I had a dream.”  “Your Majesty, your dreams always come true,” said one of the courtiers. Akbar continued, “Well, I dreamt…

घोडा का खिंकाळला ?

 एकदा अकबर आणि बिरबल शिकार करण्यासाठी निघाले. सावजाच्या शोधात फिरता फिरता ते दाट जंगलात खूप आतपर्यंत गेले. त्या संपूर्ण दिवसभरात त्यांना कोणतीच शिकार मिळाली नाही.  शिकारीच्या शोधात इथे-तिथे भटकून दोघे खूप थकले होते. म्हणून ते एका झर्‍याजवळ थांबले. त्यांनी झर्‍यात हात, पाय आणि तोंड धुतले. मग त्यांनी आपापल्या घोड्यांना पाणी पाजले आणि आराम करण्यासाठी ते…

אודות ארנבים

אודות ארנבים פעם ארנב רעב מצא את גינת הירק של איש עשיר, שאף פעם, אף פעם לא אכל ירקות. הארנב הרעב אכל כרוב, שני ראשי חסה ושלושה גזרים. אחר כך הוא קיפץ קפיץ-קפוץ ישר הביתה  בערב הבא הארנב הרעב הביא ארנב נוסף (אז היו שני ארנבים רעבים). כל אחד מהם אכל כרוב, שני ראשי חסה…

Tavsanlar Ile Ilgili

Tavsanlar Ile Ilgili Bir zamanlar bir tavsan hic mi hic sebze yemeyi sevmeyen zengin bir adamin bahcesini bulmus.  Ac tavsan hemen bir lahana, iki marul-ve uc havuç yemis, sonra da hoplaya ziplaya evine gitmis. Ertesi aksam ac tavsan baska bir tavsan getirmis (boylece iki ac tavsan olmuslar).  Ikisi birden bir lahana, iki marul ve uc…

Si Kelinci

Si Kelinci Suatu hari seekor kelinci lapar menemukan kebun sayur milik seorang kaya. Orang itu tidak pernah sekalipun makan sayur. Si kelinci lapar makan selembar daun kol, dua helai daun selada, dan tiga buah wortel. Kemudian dia pulang ke rumah sambil melompat-lompat hop- hop- hop Keesokan malamnya si kelinci lapar mengajak temannya (jadi ada dua…