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Faith of a Child - Girl Praying Story

Faith of a Child

There was a small boy, who had to go to attend his school (in ancient times) to a distant place on foot. A forest comes on the way to school. Since the boy was going alone, he was scared to cross the forest. One day he told to his mother about his fear. His mother told him that he has a cousin named Kanha (one of the popular name of Lord Krishna In India) who herds the cattle in the forest, and advised the boy to shout his name Kanha... Kanha, and to cross the forest without fear...
Keep Driving – Spiritual Story By Malladi Venkata Krishna Murthy

Keep Driving

One day a young lady was driving along with her father. They came upon a storm, and the young lady asked her father, What should I do? He said keep driving. Cars began to pull over to the side, the storm was Getting worse. What should I do. The young lady asked? Keep driving, her father replied...
The Homeless King - Spiritual Story

The Homeless King

One day a passerby saw a homeless man on the roadside. He stopped for a moment to hand him some loose change and casually said God bless you, my friend. I thank God, said the homeless man, I am never unhappy. What do you mean? the passerby asked.
Remove Your Cap – Spiritual Story By Malladi Venkata Krishna Murthy

Remove Your Cap

A man walked into First Suburban Church wearing an expensive suit and a baseball cap. After he sat down, an usher walked up discretely, introduced himself, and said, Pardon me, but we don't wear hats in the sanctuary. The well-dressed man nodded - and left the cap in place...
Wild Pigs – Spiritual Story By Malladi Venkata Krishna Murthy

Wild Pigs

There was a Chemistry professor in a large college that had some exchange students in the class. One day while the class was in the lab the Professor noticed one young man (exchange student) who kept rubbing his back, and stretching as if his back hurt. The professor asked the young man what was the matter. The student told him he had a bullet lodged in his...
How Can You Be a Peacemaker – Spiritual Story By Malladi Venkata Krishna Murthy

How Can You Be a Peacemaker

Carl and Sam were at odds with each other. They could not even remember the initial cause of friction - but their hostility had festered through the years. A deeply concerned deacon prayed that God would use him as a peacemaker. He called on Carl. What do you think of Sam? he asked. He's the sorriest...
The Painter and The Child – Spiritual Story By Hugh B. Brown

The Painter and The Child

Centuries ago a great artist was engaged to paint a mural for the cathedral in a Sicilian town. The subject was the life of Christ. For many years the artist labored diligently, and finally the painting was finished except for the two most important figures: the Christ Child and Judas Iscariot. He searched far and wide for suitable models. One day while walking in the city he came upon some children playing in the street. Among them was a 12-year-old boy whose face...
Why We Shout When In Anger – Spiritual Story

Why We Shout When In Anger

A Hindu saint who was visiting river Ganges to take bath found a group of family members on the banks, shouting in anger at each other. He turned to his disciples smiled and asked. 'Why do people shout in anger shout at each other?'
Do Not Question the Search – Spiritual Story By Sri Ramakrishna

Do Not Question the Search

A man was about the cross a river, when master Bibhishana came over, wrote a name on a leaf, tied it to the man''s back, and said: Don''t be afraid. Your faith will help you walk on the waters. But the minute you lose faith, you will drown. The man ...
God As Mother – Spiritual Story By Sri Ramakrishna

God As Mother

There are some temples where God is worshipped as Mother. In one of these, in the state of Bengal, She is represented by a large stone image. The sculptor has carved in stone his idea of the Mother of the Universe, and many pious people, finding it attractive and inspiring, go there to pay their respects or make offerings. One day an old monk who used a cane came into the temple. Approaching the altar he said, speaking aloud to God...