The Boy whom Seven Mothers Suckled (Folk-Tales of Bengal, 1912) by Rev. Lal Behari Day

Once on a time there reigned a king who had seven queens. He was very sad, for the seven queens were all barren. A holy mendicant, however, one day told the king that in a certain forest there grew a tree, on a branch of which hung seven mangoes; if the king himself plucked those … Continue reading The Boy whom Seven Mothers Suckled (Folk-Tales of Bengal, 1912) by Rev. Lal Behari Day