Category: Myths and Legends

Stories Published and posts about Myths, Legends and Fairytales of India Podcast

The Fortune Teller’s Son- Part 1: The Prophecy

The Fortune Teller’s Son- Part 1: The Prophecy

This is the story of a young boy whose father is a fortune teller. In this part 1 of this story, we learn about the prophecy made by his father, who is a fortune teller. Listen to the adventures of this young man and how he rescues four living beings from a well. Listen to […]

The Magic Fiddle: How a Girl became a Fiddle

The Magic Fiddle: How a Girl became a Fiddle

The Magic Fiddle is a folktale from India, about a girl who has seven brothers. The wives of the seven brothers get the girl killed, and she is reborn as a bamboo shoot. She is made into a flute by a Jogi. To Listen to this story, click below The Magic Fiddle ONCE upon a […]