Himalayas – The Guardians Of India

Himalayas – The guardians of India

Ever wondered what made the Himalayas so special? Read up about the facts of the Himalayas - the guardians of…

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हम्पी की यात्रा

हम्पी की यात्रा

यह वर्ष २००९ की बात है। मैं अपने अनोखे देश के इतिहास के बारे में जानने के लिए उत्सुक था।…

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पहली उड़ान

पहली उड़ान

हिरण्मई और भानुप्रिया अपनी ज़िंदगी की पहली उड़ान पर थीं! उन्होने हवाई जहाज के बारे में सीखा।  हिरण्मई और भानुप्रिया…

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A Temple With Thousand Lamps

A temple with thousand lamps

There is a very famous temple in India. Read about the author's visit to this wonderful temple and learn about…

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My Summer Vacation

My summer vacation

I always enjoy travelling. So why should this summer vacation be any different? Come on a wonderful journey by the…

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Paradise On Earth

Paradise on Earth

The anticipation and excitement was clearly visible on the faces of the 15 school children fidgeting in their seats at…

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A Trip To Hampi

A trip to Hampi

My personal recollection of an inspiring trip to Hampi, a UNESCO World Heritage site in India. First published in June…

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पशुपति नाथ

पशुपति नाथ

आज कक्षा के छात्र उत्सुकता से पशुपति नाथ मंदिर के बारे में जानना चाहते थे।  First published in June 2017 आज…

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The First Flight

The first flight

There lived two sisters, Hiranmayi and Bhanupriya. They lived in Ghaziabad with their mother and maternal grandparents. They were ecstatic…

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हिमालय पर्वत : भारत के रक्षक

हिमालय पर्वत : भारत के रक्षक

बचपन से हम सब भारत देश का नक्शा देखते आये हैं। जम्मू कश्मीर से लेकर अरुणाचल प्रदेश तक जो सफ़ेद…

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वर्तमान चुनाव

वर्तमान चुनाव

वर्तमान चुनाव में वही जीतता है जिसे वर्तमान में होने वाली परेशानियों को समझने और सुलझाने में दिलचस्पी हो। रोहटा…

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धैर्य से चमत्कार

धैर्य से चमत्कार

थायलैंड की फूटबाल टीम के साथ हुई घटना ने सिखाया कि धैर्य से चमत्कार हो सकता है। “भाई! ओ भाई!…

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सलौनी और हिमा दास की कहानी

सलौनी और हिमा दास की कहानी

हिमा दास की कहानी सुनकर सलोनी को अच्छा खेलने की प्रेरणा मिलती है। सलौनी को फ़ुटबॉल खेलना बहुत पसंद था।…

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Brain Power

Brain power

The brain is one of the largest and most complex organs in the human body. It is made up of…

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अजीब दुनिया: अजीबोगरीब बीमारियाँ

अजीब दुनिया: अजीबोगरीब बीमारियाँ

एलिस इन वंडरलैंड, ऑथेलो, एलियन हैड, एक्सप्लोडिंग हैड, वॉकिंग कोर्प्स, पैरिस, जेरुसालेम, ट्री मैन, स्टोन मैन... दोस्तों, ऊपर दिए नाम…

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पौधों से मनुष्यों को जोड़कर पर्यावरण को सशक्त बनाना

पौधों से मनुष्यों को जोड़कर पर्यावरण को सशक्त बनाना

पर्यावरण को सशक्त बनाना हम सब का कर्तव्य है। हमें पौधों की देखभाल ठीक से करनी चाहिए, क्यूंकी वही हमें…

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बुजुर्गों का सुख सदन

बुजुर्गों का सुख सदन

हमें अपने बुजुर्गों का सुख बनाए रखने के लिए उन्हें आदर और समय देना चाहिए। सुख और खुशी के दिन…

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Munmun Batak And The Box Of Chanas – Being Modest

Munmun Batak and the box of chanas – being modest

Through a simple trick, Munmun Batak teaches Lambu Lomdi the importance of being modest.  Once upon a time in Kalpanaland,…

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The Boy Who Loved To Play Pranks

The boy who loved to play pranks

Teetu loved to play pranks on his friends. One day, he learns his lesson and promises never to play pranks again.…

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मेरे जैसा कोई नहीं

मेरे जैसा कोई नहीं

First published in September 2016 कल से गर्मी की छुट्टियाँ होने वाली थीं। कनिका बहुत उत्साहित थी। उसने इन गर्मी…

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Never Tell A Lie

Never tell a lie

Sanjay has the habit of cooking up stories to get out of trouble. In this story, he learns why it is important…

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Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

Have you heard of emotional intelligence? Let us tell you about it. First published in July 2016 We are all…

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The Horizon

The horizon

The author takes us on a colourful and imaginative journey as she describes the horizon from her view, while sitting…

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Atithi Devo Bhava – Guest Is God

Atithi Devo Bhava – guest is God

Ronit is on his first trip to India. Inspite of the intial hiccups, on this trip he learns the true…

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The Time Travelling Princess

The time travelling Princess

Sunaina, the young princess of Bhringpuri is very curious. One day she finds a new device. Join her as she…

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A Visit To The Park

A visit to the park

Malka and her family have moved to a new city where she does not have any friends. Will a visit…

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The Only Way To Have A Friend Is To Be One

The only way to have a friend is to be one

Amit and Mohan are on a vacation in a hill station when trouble befalls them. Will one friend come to…

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Amaltas – A Native Of India

Amaltas – a native of India

First published in December 2016. (Botanical name - Cassia fistula) Amaltas trees in full bloom, casting a spell of the “Golden…

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Embrace The Facts: A Poem

Embrace the facts: a poem

Is it bad when a black cat crosses your path? Of course not, it is just a myth! Is it…

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अमलतास – भारत का देशज

अमलतास – भारत का देशज

First published in December 2016. बोटानिकल नाम - काशिया फिस्टुला अमलतास के पेड़ अत्यंत घने एवं पत्तेदार हैं, और रास्ते…

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Age Is No Bar: A Poem About Generations

Age is no bar: a poem about generations

Look after your parents and grandparents as they have so much to share, Unlock the treasure of love that is…

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The Mystery Of The Missing Trees

The mystery of the missing trees

Rishita, Ishita, Ayan and Sayan solve the mystery of the missing trees by being brave and clever. Follow their adventure…

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The Search: A Poem About Searching For Something Special

The search: A poem about searching for something special

I tried to catch it once, When I was five, But it was fast enough to escape With the speed…

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कहानी कहते पेड़

कहानी कहते पेड़

मानव चेहरों की तरह ही, पेड़ों में भी कुछ कहानियाँ दिखती हैं। ऐसा लगता है मानो वे समाज और लोगों…

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Foodie

Foodie

Food is pure love! Don’t you agree? The butter melting down on hot, steaming paranthas, The thick coating of chocolate…

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कृष्ण कन्हैया

कृष्ण कन्हैया

“तुम्हारे तो भगवान भी लड़कियों को छेड़ा करते थे”, जूली ने कहा तो किसी ग्रुप में था, किंतु पास से…

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जादुई जूते (मिशन ७)

जादुई जूते (मिशन ७)

जब से टी वी पर लंदन की संसद पर आतंकी हमले की कोशिश की खबर आई तब से वैंकू और…

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ढोंगी बाबा

ढोंगी बाबा

सुमेधा और दिव्या बहुत अच्छी सहेलियाँ थी। दोनो को एक दूसरे के साथ रहना और खेलना बहुत पसंद था। परीक्षा…

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नया साल आ ही गया

नया साल आ ही गया

जगमगाता नया साल फिर से आ ही गया, अपने साथ अच्छे संदेश लेकर भी आया, पिछले साल की मीठी यादों…

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गणतंत्र दिवस

गणतंत्र दिवस

सभी भारतवासियों का रखकर ध्यान बनाया गया इसी दिन अपना संविधान, तभी इस ख़ुशी में भारतवर्ष मनाये यह त्यौहार, अमर…

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A Little Boy’s Dreams

A little boy’s dreams

One day I met Rahul. He was the son of a daily wage labourer. Just like my son, Rahul had dreams…

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The Story Of Two Soldiers

The story of two soldiers

First published in April 2016 Ayappa was running for his life. He needed to come first. Shyam Sunder was ahead…

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When A Reporter Meets A Freedom Fighter

When a reporter meets a freedom fighter

First published in October 2016 I picked up my camera bag by the handgrip, found one of its shoulder straps…

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Lilavati: The Mathematician

Lilavati: The mathematician

First published in May 2016 Once upon a time in India, about 850 years ago, there lived a wise mathematician…

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मीठी

मीठी

First published in November 2016 पाँच वर्ष की मीठी बड़ी नटखट और चंचल थी। एक दिन मम्मी ने देखा कि…

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From The Eyes Of A Dog

From the eyes of a dog

First published in November 2016 This is a story from the view point of a dog. This is my story.…

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The Cheese Pact

The cheese pact

First published in November 2016 edition. Freddy and Maddy were two rats who lived in two opposite corners of the…

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The Story Of Pappu

The story of Pappu

First published in June 2016 In Kalpanaland, there lived a small little mouse called Pappu. He was very naughty and…

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The Value Of Money

The value of money

First published in November 2016 Neha had just turned 13 and that also meant the start of receiving weekly pocket…

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The New Family

The new family

First published in November 2016 edition. It was morning and Anshu was ready for school. She came out of the…

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सबसे अच्छे दिन

सबसे अच्छे दिन

First published in January 2017 edition एक नगर में एक सेठ रहता था। वह बहुत धनवान था। उनके पास किसी चीज…

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The Void Inside

The void inside

First published in March 2016 I write not to impress you I write not to torment you I write not…

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शिक्षा – एक मूलभूत अधिकार

शिक्षा – एक मूलभूत अधिकार

शिक्षा का मानव मन, शरीर और आत्मा पर एक शक्तिशाली प्रभाव पड़ता है। यही एक कारण है जो हमें जानवरों,…

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आप आयेंगे न – १

आप आयेंगे न – १

ये कुछ वर्ष पूर्व की कहानी है जब मोबाइल फ़ोन, इंटरनेट आदि ने हमारी जिंदगी में पदार्पण नहीं किया था।…

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Adventures In The Forest

Adventures in the forest

Tashi loved venturing into the forest close to the cottage and discovering new things. Of course, he was not allowed…

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असल जिंदगी का हीरो

असल जिंदगी का हीरो

छुट्टी का दिन था, सोसाइटी से सटे पार्क मे सब धूप का आनंद ले रहे थे। वयोवृद्ध कर्नल संग्राम सिंह…

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The Getaway

The getaway

When I close my eyes  after a long day’s work, I drift away, following the voice of a sweet lullaby…

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Teddy Finds A New Home

Teddy finds a new home

Kittu had a lovely teddy bear, named Teddy. It was gifted to him on his 2nd birthday by his dad.…

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Childhood Memories

Childhood memories

Tariq sat on the edge of the parapet watching a game of cricket unfolding before his eyes. He had been…

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जीवन चक्र – १

जीवन चक्र – १

एक छोटे से पहाड़ी राज्य 'साँग' का राजा साँगवान बाहर से देखने में जितना सुंदर और कोमल था, अंदर से…

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ऐसा भी होता है

ऐसा भी होता है

“आज क्या लिखा मॉम?” आख्या स्कूल बैग एक ओर रखते हुए बोली। “अच्छा, क्या रोज़ नयी कहानी लिखी जाती है…

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The Curse Of The Rain

The curse of the rain

“Why do you hate the rain so much? It is not good,” said Ananya. “Look outside your window and see…

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A Tough Mission

A tough mission

“Mom, come here quick,” shouted Ravi. “I need to tell you about last night’s dream.” “Ravi, you and your dreams,”…

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Swami Vivekananda – The Monk Who Impressed The World

Swami Vivekananda – The monk who impressed the World

When a monk from India began his speech with “Sisters and brothers of America” at the Parliament of World’s Religion,…

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An Element Of Surprise

An element of surprise

Nisha and Geeta were going to their favourite eating joint. Both of them had decided to meet and celebrate their…

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बिना भित्ति के चित्र बनाना

बिना भित्ति के चित्र बनाना

संध्या का समय था। सभी लड़के-लड़कियाँ खेलने के लिए घर से निकल पड़े थे,  लेकिन दृष्टि नहीं निकली। उसकी सहेलियाँ…

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The Ant’s Kheer

The ant’s kheer

Once upon a time, in a small village called Mithupur, there lived four friends - an ant, a beetle, a…

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The Boxville Chronicles – The Kind Cure

The Boxville Chronicles – The kind cure

Boxville was under a dark spell. The era of globalization had spread its ruinous tentacles all over town. Everybody was…

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Camouflage Magic

Camouflage magic

A new place…a new home…a new school…and new friends every few years and sometimes even months. That is life for…

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What Is Climate Change?

What is climate change?

What is climate? Climate is described as conditions such as temperatures, rainfall, wind etc. over a larger region and a…

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Neeta Goes To School By Bus

Neeta goes to school by bus

Neeta woke up early today. Today was the day she would be going to school on the big yellow bus.…

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He Ran To A Place

He ran to a place

“Hey, can I hang around” asked the shy 5th grader. All hope was dug down the ground, when the tough…

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This Year, Celebrate With A Difference

This year, celebrate with a difference

Festive season is around the corner Dress up, go out, eat snacks and sweets, But do not forget the poor…

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A Summer Cruise

A summer cruise

“Shall we plan a cruise this summer?” asked Dad to all of us seated on the dining table. My sister…

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An Amazing Day

An amazing day

“Tuk!” The green coloured chalk slipped from Rishmita’s fingers and touched the ground. She looked at it with horror. Two…

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भला करो खूब फलो

भला करो खूब फलो

पुष्प वन में हजारों-हजार की संख्या में रंग-बिरंगे फूल अपनी मनोहारी छटा बिखरते हुए खिले रहते। उनकी खुशबू दूर-दूर तक…

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Nita Learns Why Outdoor Play Is Important

Nita learns why outdoor play is important

"Hey Nita, are you not coming to the playground today?” yelled Nita’s friends from outside her house. It was evening…

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Story Of Calendars

Story of calendars

Little Palak was very excited. She has been waiting for the New Year so eagerly. Looking at the calendar and…

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पिलखन – फिरकस वाइरेन्स

पिलखन – फिरकस वाइरेन्स

प्रकृति का निरीक्षण अत्यंत रुचिर होता है क्योंकि वह हमें प्राकृतिक तरीकों से बहुत सारी चीज़ें सिखा देता है। नगर…

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Missing Bees

Missing bees

What are bees and why are they important? Bees are flying insects that are commonly known for producing honey. A…

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नई सुबह

नई सुबह

वार्षिक परीक्षा समाप्त होते ही शौर्य अपने दादाजी के साथ गाँव रवाना हुआ। गर्मी के बावजूद उसका तन - मन…

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Visit To Grandma’s

Visit to Grandma’s

Vedika was very happy today. This weekend was special as she would be spending it at her Grandma’s home. She…

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परफ़ेक्ट लुक

परफ़ेक्ट लुक

सोनल अपनी पसंदीदा अभिनेत्री पी.जे. जैसी परफ़ेक्ट लुक चाहती थी। उसे यह नहीं पता था कि वास्तविकता क्या थी।  First published…

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सडकों पर जंगल

सडकों पर जंगल

ज़िप – ज़ैप – ज़ू नव्या सड़क पार करने की कोशिश कर रही थी। लेकिन बस, कार, मोटरसाइकिल और बहुत…

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When Tashi Ate Santa

When Tashi ate Santa

In the Kumar household all festivals are celebrated with much delight and festivity. They believe that every festival is of…

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जाति-पाँति के बंधन

जाति-पाँति के बंधन

डाजीगाँव में सभी तरह की जातियाँ रहती थी। वहाँ के लोग कुछ ज़्यादा ही संकीर्ण विचारों के थे, जातियों में…

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Begin Your Day Right

Begin your day right

Get out of the bed early as it’s only wise Wish your parents, freshen up and do some exercise, Come…

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Munmun Batak And Koyal Khag

Munmun Batak and Koyal Khag

Once upon a time in Kalpanaland, there lived a wise duck called Munmun Batak. All the creatures came to seek…

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Tashi Tales

Tashi tales

Close to Kurseong, on the road to Darjeeling, there is a quaint village called Bagora. The people here have small…

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परिचय का लाभ

परिचय का लाभ

नितिन और निमिषा, भाई-बहन विद्यालय से आये। नितिन ने पांचवी कक्षा में प्रवेश लिया था और निमिषा ने नवीं कक्षा में। दोनों नियम से,…

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The Kind Boy

The kind boy

Tony was a boy who studied in class 1. Tony was very fond of animals. Whenever he saw a dog…

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Michael’s Bi Cycle

Michael’s bi cycle

Michael was a little boy of eight years. One day, a family came to live right across his house. There…

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जब ताशी ने सांता को खाया

जब ताशी ने सांता को खाया

कुमार घराने में सभी त्यौहार बड़े हर्ष और उल्लास के साथ मनाए जाते हैं। उनका विश्वास है कि हर त्यौहार…

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Never Say Never – Chapter 10

Never say never – chapter 10

In the previous edition we read that Taroof distrusted Tabassum. Both sides were preparing for the oncoming battle. Will the…

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Munmun Batak And Raja Kaana

Munmun Batak and Raja Kaana

In Kalpanaland, there lived a smart little foal called Ashu Ashwa. Ashu was the best in his class. So, Sant…

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Place I Belong

Place I belong

Joker of all, master of none! Few words exemplified my life perfectly. Stumbling through the race course I always fell…

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Never Say Never – Part 9

Never say never – part 9

In the previous edition we read that Tabassum the butterfly was spying on the Hawks. She had shared their battle…

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When Things Go Wrong

When things go wrong

Samar was feeling too lazy to pack. He, his sister and his mother were leaving for Mumbai for a 10…

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