The Monkey King and other stories book cover

The Monkey King and other stories

Religions and cultures evolve as they spread. In this enchanting book, three favorite stories have been retold by authors who are familiar with both Buddhist tradition and also with Western culture.

'The Monkey King' is a stirring jungle tale of greed, heroism, and mangoes. 'The Lion and the Jackal' teaches that friendship is built on trust and generosity. In 'Siddhartha and the Swan', the young prince helps his cousin learn about kindness to animals.

retold by Adiccabandhu and Padmasri
First published in 2009 :: Lao and English :: 72 pages :: Paperback :: 19 x 26 cm

This book was sponsored by Sue Osborne in memory of her husband Geoff.

Samples pages from our book: The Monkey King and other stories


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