In a lotus-filled lake lives a king of fishes, devoted to the happiness and well-being of all the fish in his realm. But one year the lake and all its inhabitants are endangered by a drought. Desperate, the Fish king appeals to the gods and the forces of nature to send a healthy rain. Through the power of his goodness, the lake is restored and all its creatures are saved.
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School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
Jataka Tales S.
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black & white illustrations, colour illustrations, maps