Hitopadesha is a collection of Sanskrit fables. The term 'Hitopadesha' is made of two terms, 'Hita' (welfare/ benefit) and 'Upadesha' (advice/ counsel). As the term suggests, the Hitopadesha is a collection of tales that counsel and advice for the welfare and benefit of everyone.
The Best of Hitopadesha Tales - Vol 1 includes the following stories:
1. The Wise Rat 00:06
2. The Noble Elephant 06:54
3. The Tiger and the Gold Bangle 13:09
4. The Wicked Raven 19:43
5. The Proud Crow 25:27