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The Deceitful Bird: Tales from Jataka

The Deceitful Bird: Tales from Jataka

Language/s: English, Tamil

The book tells of a cunning bird who decides to keep a secret from his friends about the grains that fall on the road from carts passing by. While the rest of the flock search for food to share with all, the bird eats his fill without sharing with anyone. The story ends tragically with the death of the bird and a strong message about the destructive outcome of selfishness. (English and Tamil)

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Publisher: Media Fusion (Bangalore)

Year: —

ISBN: 9788183003780

National Library Board (Singapore) Call Number: English JP 398.2 EMA