Enlightening Stories Archive

  • On the tree outside Sonu’s house, there was a nest. A sparrow had recently laid her eggs in it. One day a terrible storm came as a result of which […]

    WRONG MEANS WOULD ONLY CRIPPLE

    On the tree outside Sonu’s house, there was a nest. A sparrow had recently laid her eggs in it. One day a terrible storm came as a result of which […]

  • It happened in Ujjain Nagri. There lived a Brahmin by the name of Vasudev Sharma. He was a thorough gentleman and deeply religious. He had a son named Gunakar. It […]

    THE CAUSE OF SORROWS

    It happened in Ujjain Nagri. There lived a Brahmin by the name of Vasudev Sharma. He was a thorough gentleman and deeply religious. He had a son named Gunakar. It […]

  • Who would not be familiar with dharamputra Yudhishtar, the hero of Mahabharat. Seated on the high seat of ‘dharmadhikari’ in heaven, Yudhishtar happened to commit some mistake to atone and […]

    First Test of Dharamputra Yudhishtar

    Who would not be familiar with dharamputra Yudhishtar, the hero of Mahabharat. Seated on the high seat of ‘dharmadhikari’ in heaven, Yudhishtar happened to commit some mistake to atone and […]

  • In the battle of Mahabharta, the whole body of the great warrior Bhishma had been pierced with arrows. Not a single arrow had hit him on the back. Bhishma was […]

    Even if your drink water, do it with glory and honour

    In the battle of Mahabharta, the whole body of the great warrior Bhishma had been pierced with arrows. Not a single arrow had hit him on the back. Bhishma was […]

  • There is nothing amazing in attaining the heaven, leaving behind the material body, made of five elements. However, Yudhishthar attained that glorious state alongwith his physical form. Devraj Indra himself […]

    THE THIRD TEST

    There is nothing amazing in attaining the heaven, leaving behind the material body, made of five elements. However, Yudhishthar attained that glorious state alongwith his physical form. Devraj Indra himself […]

  • Deeming yourself successful without passing through a test can, most often, be self deceiving. The tendency to fear testing times is a great hindrance in the path of progress. The […]

    THE SECOND TEST OF RIGHTEOUSNESS

    Deeming yourself successful without passing through a test can, most often, be self deceiving. The tendency to fear testing times is a great hindrance in the path of progress. The […]

  • Yudhishthar is one of the most well known characters of Mahabharata, the great protagonist of Mahabharata. This Dharamadhikari (Administrator of piety) of the heavens is said to have descended into […]

    THE FIRST TEST

    Yudhishthar is one of the most well known characters of Mahabharata, the great protagonist of Mahabharata. This Dharamadhikari (Administrator of piety) of the heavens is said to have descended into […]

  • Mansukh was quite famous – for the wrong reasons though. He was famous as the ‘Ill omened one’. It was believed that whoever saw his face, first thing in the […]

    THE ILL-OMENED ONE

    Mansukh was quite famous – for the wrong reasons though. He was famous as the ‘Ill omened one’. It was believed that whoever saw his face, first thing in the […]

  • Maharishi Raikya ran a Gurukul, imparting education to scores of students who came to him in the quest of knowledge. However, his son Yavakirti was not very enthusiastic about receiving […]

    THE RIGHT WAY

    Maharishi Raikya ran a Gurukul, imparting education to scores of students who came to him in the quest of knowledge. However, his son Yavakirti was not very enthusiastic about receiving […]

  • It is an old story. The editor of a famous Kolkata based magazine went to Prayagaraj to take a holy dip in the Sangam. While bathing, he slipped accidentally and […]

    GIVE AND TAKE – THE VICIOUS BUSINESS

    It is an old story. The editor of a famous Kolkata based magazine went to Prayagaraj to take a holy dip in the Sangam. While bathing, he slipped accidentally and […]