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    King and Daughter of a Rebel Leader

    King and Daughter of a Rebel Leader       Once upon a time there was a battle between the soldiers of the king Tsar and the rebels. the battle was getting hard. Finally, however, the Tsar king’s soldiers could beat the rebels and arrested the leader of rebel and his rest soldiers and they were thrown into the kingdom jail. (Also read : Woodcutter Keep Secret)       Knowing that the rebel leader had been taken prisoner by the king, Lucia, the daughter of the rebel leader directly went to the palace to meet the king for begging so that her father could be made free by the king…

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    Legend Of Sendang Sani

    Legend Of Sendang Sani       One day, Sunan Kalijaga planned to visit Sunan Muria in Pati, Central java province. He asked his friend, Ki Rangga, to go with him. Several servants also joined them to carry their luggage. After every things prepared, they began walking to Sunan Muria’s house. (also read : The Legend of Shut Eye Island)       Several hours their travel, Ki Rangga felt tired. He was embarrassed to walk together with Sunan Kalijaga because Sunan kalijaga did not look tired when Ki Rangga was very tired and thirsty. Knowing the condition of Ki Rangga, Finally, Sunan Kalijaga asked Ki Rangga to take a rest…

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    The Legend of Shut Eye Island

    The Legend of Shut Eye Island       Long time ago there was an old blind man who lived in the Shut Eye Island (Pulau Timbun Mata), Sabah, Malaysia. Every day he used to sit in the sun outside his house for looking after paddy which his son had placed there to dry. Whenever there were chickens came to eat the paddy, he used a long stick to bang the ground to chase them away.       One day, his grandson played a trick on him. He caught a couple of crabs on the river and placed them on the paddy. Because of their movement, it made a…

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    Woodcutter Keep Secret

    Woodcutter Keep Secret       Once upon a time in the village near the river, a woodsman discovered a hoard of golden coins. Knowing well that his wife was a terrible chatterbox, he started to try thinking about the best way to keep his secret. Finally, he made some careful preparations. After he had some ideas, he went off to fetch his wife. (also read : Advice of Wise Merchant)       “Look! Look! Look my dear!” He shouted out suddenly, as they passed beneath a tree, “there’s a fish, a trout fish, my dear, growing on that branch.” He continued saying and pretended he just looked it for…

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    Abunawas Walking 0n stilts

    Abunawas Walking 0n stilts       One day The king Harun Al-Rasyid wanted to test Abunawas’ smartness. So he ordered his guards to call Abunawas to the palace. When he came to the palace, the king permitted him to sit down. (also read : Archer and the King of Jungle) “You want me, your Majesty?” greeted Abunawas. “Yes, you have fooled me many times and that’s too much. I want you to leave the country now. Otherwise you will have to go to jail” said the king. “If that is what you want, I will do what you said” said Abunawas sadly. “Remember, from tomorrow you may not step on…

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    Advice of Wise Merchant

    Advice of Wise Merchant       Once upon a time, there were two young men of the village who wanted to seek their fortunes to the city. They were best friends that despite being friends since childhood, however, they both had opposite behavior. One was Xiao who was a hard worker, but the other was Lao who used to rely on the help of others, the excess was simply good at hanging out, so he was much liked by people. While the hard worker was the one who tend to work in silence.       However, both of them were remain mutually supporting each other. Then, when both…

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    Folklore of Loke Nggerang

    Folklore of Loke Nggerang Folklore of Loke Nggerang       Long time ago in Flores, there was a beautiful girl. Her name was Nggerang. She lived in a village called Ndoso Village, Manggarai regency in West Flores. She was very beautiful. Because of her beauty, she was very famous not only in that village, but also around the Manggarai regency. People in that village, however, said that she was strange because of her father. Her father was ancestral spirit while her mother was a human. (also read : THE STORY OF KI AGENG MANGIR)       Besides having beautiful face, Nggerang also had a beautiful smile. Her skin was…

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    Archer and the King of Jungle

    Archer and the King of Jungle Archer and the King of Jungle The following story about an Archer and the King of Jungle.       Long time ago, there was an archer who lived near the jungle. Every day he used to go to the deep of the jungle for hunting animals. He thought that Hunting became one of the great thing for him. He felt stronger when he could get animal by his hand. In his village, he was very famous as the dead shot of animals and he was skillful in hunting. He could shoot the target wherever he found the animals, although the distance was far…

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    Man in Loving Money Too Much

    Man in Loving Money Too Much Man in Loving Money Too Much       Once upon a time there was a man who liked money very much. He worked all days and nights of his life and he wanted to save all of his money for his own future. He was a real miser when it came to his money. He loved money more than just about anything. He rare thought anything, except money. (also read : Mystery of Vanish in Love)       One day, just before he died, he said to his wife; “Now listen to me my wife, when I die, I want you to take…

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    The Wise and Smart King

    The Wise and Smart King The Wise and Smart King       Once upon a time, there was a kingdom whom the king used to be gone over one king with another king every year. During the year, the king would live well in the kingdom. He had got everything he wanted so he lived in luxury. However, he should resign as the king after one year reigning in his kingdom. He should remove to the remote island to live there. That time was sad moment, the king was escorted to a remote island to stay. (also read : Abunawas Became a King)       One day, it turned…