Jataka Tales - Best of Friends/Value of Friends
With sound effects, lovely music and great voiceovers, these stories come to life emphasizing the values of helping others and working together.
Includes two Jataka tales stories:
Best of Friends – A compassionate woodpecker risks his life to aid a lion in distress. Later, desperate for food, the bird asks the lion for a small part of his dinner. When the proud lion rebuffs him, the woodpecker refrains from revenge, showing that true kindness is its own reward and expects nothing more.
The Value of Friends – Following his wife’s advice, a hawk makes friends with a lion, an osprey, and a great tortoise. Later, when villagers discover his nest and seek to capture his children, each of the friends responds in turn to save the young birds.