The Crane’s Purse

The Crane’s Purse Russia   Long ago, in a cold northern region, an old woman and an old man lived in a ramshackle hut on…

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On Oppression and Corruption

On Oppression and Corruption Persian Sufism – Iran   An anecdote of Núshírván the Just, one of the most important kings of the Sasanian dynasty,…

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The Invisible Hunters

The Invisible Hunters Miskito People – Nicaragua / Honduras   What I am going to tell you was narrated by my grandmother, but her grandmother…

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Supriya’s Bowl

Supriya’s Bowl Indian Buddhism   Times of hardship bring out the best, and the worst, from the human soul, as illustrated by this particular story…

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