Jakata tales nurture in readers young and old an appreciation for values shared
by all the world's great traditions. These stories were transmitted orally,
memorized and passed from generation to generation.
The tales communicate universal values such as kindness, forgiveness,
compassion, humility, courage, honesty and patience. Active engagement with the
stories creates a bridge to the children in your life and opens a dialogue
about what brings joy, stability and caring.
of the Golden Goose is
a story about appreciation. Trapped by a hunter on a king's orders, a golden
goose refuses his freedom to protect the hunter from disobeying his master.
Taken before the king and queen, the goose counsels them on teaching their
children wisdom and loving-kindness toward all.
topics and a question section are included at the end of the book.
32 pages, paperback.