Parables


The Cat Is Wet – Spiritual Story By Idries Shah

The Cat Is Wet

Nasrudin took a job as watchman. His master called him and asked whether it was raining. I have to go see the Sultan, and the dye on my favourite...


The Shortcut – Spiritual Story By Idries Shah

The Shortcut

Walking home one wonderful morning, Nasrudin thought that it would be a good idea to take a short cut through the woods. Why, he asked himself, should I...


Cleaning Lady – Spiritual Story By Unknown

Cleaning Lady

During my second month of college, our professor gave us a pop quiz. I was a conscientious student and had breezed through the questions until I read the last...


Predestined Affinity – Spiritual Story

Predestined Affinity

Long long time ago, a young scholar arranged to marry his lovely betrothed. Everything was well prepared on schedule. When the day came, the bride to be-she got married...


My Request to Buddha – Zen Parable

My Request to Buddha

I have a request to Buddha, "Please let all my friends healthy and happy forever ?" Buddha says,"Only four days!" I say,"Alright, Spring-day, Summer-day, Autumn-day, Winter-day." Buddha says,"Three days!" I say....