Dinunche Bill – Dinu’s Bill (Marathi)

Dinunche Bill – Dinu’s Bill (Marathi)

Dinunche Bill (Dinu’s Bill in Marathi) is a heart warming Marathi story of a young boy named Dinu who on understanding what a ‘Bill’ means presents his mother with a bill for the work he did the day before. The mother pays the bill amount promptly but writes another bill in Dinu’s name. The bill contains a list of all tasks that she has done to bring Dinu up through his birth and childhood, only this time the amount stated in the bill is zero. Dinu is a story written by renowned Marathi author Acharya Atre.

Meri Car

Khaidi is a little boy with a wonderful car. Find out how he travels everywhere with it. Try making a special car like that for yourself.

Naya Naya Ye School Hamara

A new school holds so many things to excite and fascinate young children. This Hindi song is a list of those wonderful things.

The Old Man and the Sea

“The old man and the sea” tells the story of the epic struggle for survival between the elderly fisherman Santiago and the biggest catch of his life. For months the Cuban fisherman has been setting out to the open sea alongside with his trusty apprentice and a close friend – the young Manolin. The sea however hasn’t been generous to them and for 84 days they keep on returning empty handed.

Amol Goshti by Sane Guruji (Marathi)

संस्कारक्षम अश्या लहान वयातच मुलांना नैतिक शिकवण देणाऱ्या थोरामोठ्यांच्या गोष्टी सांगितल्या तर मुलांचे व्यक्तिमत्त्व फुलविण्यास त्या नक्कीच मदत करतात. साने गुरुजींनी लिहिलेले अमोल गोष्टी हे पुस्तक असंच असून साध्या सोप्या भाषेमुळे व त्यातील नितीगुणांमुळे त्या गोष्टी मुलांनी जरूर वाचाव्यात. हा अमोल खजिना खरोखर मूल्यशिक्षण घडविणाराच आहे.

Ganpatrao and His Four Selfish Sons

This story is set in the heart of Pune, in the year 1920. There lived a wealthy old man- Ganpatrao who lived in a big mansion (typically called as ‘wada’ in Pune). Ganpatrao lived with his 4 middle aged sons in this mansion, where there was a beautiful big lawn in front of the mansion.

Aadmi Aur Parchai : A Dialogue between a Man and his Shadow

The shadow of a man wants to run away. An interesting dialogue follows between the man and his shadow. The man explained to the shadow about its importance and how it has shaped human knowledge and understanding through the times.

6 Degrees of Love – A Valentine’s Day Special

This Valentine’s Day celebrate love and it myriad forms. Here are six stories that will make you fall in love again! 1. Love for your heritage – Basra Alia Muhammad Baker is a librarian in Basra, Iraq. Her library has been a meeting place for those who love books. Until now. Now war has come, and Alia fears that the library will be destroyed forever. 2. Love for fellow creatures […]

Dadi Ki Sari (Granmother’s Sari)

Grandmother's favourite sari is blown away by the wind. Anu and her grandmother set out to look for it. They meet a policeman, a neighbour and a fish seller on their way. Do they find the sari? Listen to find out.

An Afternoon With a Storyteller: Vasavi Mulay

Meet Vasavi Mulay from Pune. Apart from writing beautiful short stories, she is an architect, interior designer and a compère. We got a call from Vasavi a few days back that she wished to record stories that she had written, so we invited her to our workspace. With  a warm smile she began recording her stories. We could all sense that something precious was being shared. “Of course” she replies, “These stories […]