Raman provides justice.

Raman provides justice : A Raman Story

Two men stood before Maryada Raman, the law-giver. One was a farmer and the other was a village elder.

The farmer said he had given the other man a diamond for safe-keeping and that he was now refusing to give it back.

"Well, is that true?" Maryada Raman asked the old man.

The man paused a while, deep in thought. Then, he handed his walking stick to his accuser. After another pause, he raised his eyes up to the heavens and said, "As God is my witness, I swear, I have given the diamond back to this man."

He then was at the point of taking back his stick, but Maryada Raman said, "Stop! The stick shall be awarded to the farmer."

"Take it away," he said to the farmer, "and break it when you are safely home."

The man was a little disappointed. To be awarded a stick in place of his diamond!

But he followed Raman's instructions. When he reached home he broke the stick - and out tumbled the diamond!

Short Stories for Kids - Moral Stories – English Short Stories for Children - Moral Stories for Kids - Stories for Kids - Funny Story for Kids - Scary Stories for Kids - Really Funny Short Stories - Bedtime Stories

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Short Stories for Kids.

5000 Google Scholarships Available Today!

Register now & complete at least 1 hour of online coursework today & get a free scholarship.

Sign up for your training online with Google. Free course scholarships from Google.

Google Official Courses 2018/19

Scholarship 2018/19

Undergraduate Scholarships,
Masters Scholarships,
PhD Scholarships,
International Scholarships.