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Pesum Kadhai - Tamil audio stories for kids

Pesum Kadhai - Tamil audio stories for kids

By Kalki
Pesum Kadhai is a collection of lesser heard Tamil audio stories for kids. Short audio stories can be great fun for kids at bedtime and during travel and what if the stories are packed with values that can have a positive impact on the kids.

The stories are based on Puranas and Indian folk tales that have rich traditional, cultural and moral values. Since some of them are age old lesser heard stories, there could be multiple versions and I have tried to narrate the most popular version.
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Ramayanam Episode 11: Seetha Kalyanam
சீதா கல்யாணம். Sage Viswamitra has completed his greatest duty in Rama's life.
January 16, 2021
Ramayanam Episode 10: Mithilapuri
சீதையின் சுயம்வரத்திற்கு நிபந்தனை என்ன? The princess of Mithila will marry only the warrior who strings a bow. But what is difficult for a warrior to string a bow??? If the bow belongs to Lord Shiva himself... then???
January 6, 2021
Ramayanam Episode 9: Story of Ganga part 2
 பகீரதனின் முயற்சி வெற்றி பெற்றதா ?? "Bhageeratha Prayatnam" is a term used to denote a task completed after overcoming several obstacles. It shows the perseverance of the doer. What was Bhageeratha's task and did he complete it??
December 28, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 8: Story of Ganga part 1
புனித கங்கை பூமிக்கு வந்த கதை What happened to the Kinga Sagara's horse? Were the brave princes successful in finding the horse?? 
December 25, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 7: Mareecha and Subagu
The yagnya was planned in Viswamitra's ashrama in Siddhashrama. Did the Rakshasas attack the ashrama as planned??
December 19, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 6: Tadaka
Was the sage trying to test Rama's bravery and skill? Did Rama complete his first assignment successfully?
December 5, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 5: Rama goes with Viswamitra
Why did Sage Viswamitra ask for Rama? Was it for his own good or to prepare Rama for his future role?
November 28, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 4: Rama was born
Was Rishya Shringa (who performed the Yagnya for King Dasaratha) tricked by King Romapada?
November 24, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 3: Dasartha performs yagam
Who was Dasaratha??? Why was he unhappy though he had all the riches of the world?
November 22, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 2: Birth of Ramayanam
Do you know how sage Valmiki wrote this great epic called Ramayanam?
November 14, 2020
Ramayanam Episode 1: Ramayanam Preface
Let us start listening to one of the most popular stories of the world. Why is Ramayanam so popular even today? What can a person understand from this story? Keep listening to this evergreen interesting story.
November 14, 2020
A young man is sent by the Devas to learn a powerful mantra from the guru of the Asuras. Will the Asuras spare him? Will he able able to help the Devas? Moral : As you sow,  so you reap.
October 29, 2020
The 99 gold coins
A rich man wants to understand the secret to happy life. What is the price he needs to pay for learning a valuable lesson?? Moral : You can own everything in the world but if you lack contentment, you’ll never be happy.
October 13, 2020
Maharishi Valmiki
A robber accidentally meets sage Narada. What changes does the divine sage bring in his life?? Moral : Nama Japam can destroy all our sins.
October 5, 2020
A devout Bhakta Ambarisha earns the wrath of the quick tempered Rishi Durvasa. Who can save Ambarisha??? Moral : No one can save those who trouble the true devotees of god.
September 25, 2020
The bugging problem
A tiny bug which entered a king's ear is giving him a lot of trouble. None of the doctors in the country is able to provide a cure. Can someone provide a remedy to the king's problem?? Moral : The root cause of many problems in our lives is the fear within us.
September 7, 2020
Raja Harichandran Part 2
Was King Harichandran able to pay back his debt? Did he stand by his word till the end? Moral : Truth alone triumphs.
August 30, 2020
Raja Harichandran Part 1
Sage Viswamitra accepts a challenge to make a truthful king a liar. What was his plan to deceive the king? Will he succeed? Moral : Truth alone triumphs.
August 30, 2020
Who is my favorite devotee ??
Sage Narada has a strange doubt. When he tries to get it clarified he is even more confused. Will he get his doubt clarified? Moral : God will be happy even if we devote just a few minutes for him everyday.
August 23, 2020
The Wrestler who never lost a match
A famous wrestler never lost a match he participated. He was challenged by a young man for a wrestling match. Who will win the match? Moral : Real strength lies in your mind.
August 16, 2020
Kannapa Nayanaar
A hunter is devoted to Lord Shiva. No one can understand his bhakti than the Lord himself. But then why does the Lord test him? Will he emerge victorious? Moral : God does not look at the grandeur of the offerings. He just looks at the devotion of his bhakta.
August 4, 2020
A very kind and generous king is lost in a deep forest without food and water. In his anger driven by hunger and thirst, he insults a sage. What will be the consequence of his unintentional act? Moral : If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will be saved from destruction.
July 29, 2020
The Sincere Employee
Anandan was offered an opportunity to serve the king. But he did not get the job he was called for. Is Anandan disappointed? Can he change his fortune? Moral : Use the opportunities given to you to the best of your capacity, you will always win.
July 17, 2020
Gajendra Moksham
A devout elephant gets caught in a pond. His power is of no use to save himself. Who can save the poor elephant? Moral : God never lets down his devotees who unconditionally surrender to him.
July 11, 2020
An asura gets a tricky boon from Lord Shiva. With his new found powers he goes ahead in destroying everyone he dislikes. Who can stop him and save the world? Moral : With great power comes great responsibility
July 7, 2020
Bhakta Dhruvan
Dhruvan is an unfortunate prince who doesn’t get the affection due from his father. His sadness turns into determination and he desires to meet the father of the entire universe. Can a small kid achieve what even some of the sages are not able to? Moral: Devotion does not depend on age. If the cause is noble and mind is determined, nothing is impossible.  Share your comments in
July 2, 2020
Power of thoughts
 A kind-hearted king decides to punish one of his citizens. Is the citizen really guilty? What was his crime? Can he escape the wrath of the king?Can your thoughts influence  the behaviour of others and change your life? Moral: Your thoughts can change your life Share your comments in
July 2, 2020
The Greatness of Shivaratri
A hunter starts his day with the hope of a good catch. But god has other plans for him. An ordinary day turns to be an extraordinary one. Can he overcome all the challenges?  Does his unknown act earn him a greater bliss? Moral: God appreciates even an unintentional pooja done to him. Share your comments in
July 2, 2020
The Three deers
A selfish queen cares about nothing other than her own desires. No one can dare to disobey her orders.  Will her desire destroy a beautiful loving family? Can selfless love win over the selfish queen? Moral: Selfless love always triumphs Share your comments in
July 2, 2020
The Pandavas are on a self imposed exile and they seek refuge in a village. But there is a strange happening in the village and every day an innocent villager gets killed. Who can stop this and save the people of Ekachakrapuram? Moral : If you have a chance to help to people who have helped you in difficult times, that is the best help ever.
July 2, 2020
When you have been granted a special boon will you not use it for the well being of mankind? But two asura brothers used their powers to kill innocent people and rob their belongings. Who is going to put an end to them and save the people? Moral: Those who cheat always get cheated
July 2, 2020
Mahavishnu worshipped by Rama
After his coronation Rama decides to give anything that his friends wanted as gifts. But Vibeeshana was hesitant to ask for the gift he wished to take back to Lanka. Will he get his gift and take it back with him? But man proposes and god disposes. Who can stop him? 
June 26, 2020