ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 297 In this 297th issue of the Baba Indaba’s Children's Stories series, Baba Indaba narrates the Indian fairy tale - “HOW THE RAJA'S SON WON THE PRINCESS LABAM”
Rumour reaches the son of an Indian Raja of a beautiful princess whose magnificence is like no other throughout time. All that is known about her is that at night her beauty shines like the sun, but no-one can say exactly where she lives. The Prince decides that he must have her for a wife and sets off to find her. On his way he must cross deserts and pass through forests, each with their own dangers and challenges which he must overcome before he finds the elusive princess.
Will the prince find the princess? How does he woo her and convince her to marry him, a complete stranger? And what of her father? Like many Raja’s any potential suitor must first pass a number of tests before the father will allow the suitor to set eyes upon his daughter? After overcoming the dangers and tests of the deserts and forests, will he lose his life pursing the hand of the princess? Download and read this story to find the answers to these and your questions and if the prince is able to overcome the hardships presented to him.
Baba Indaba is a fictitious Zulu storyteller who narrates children's stories from around the world. Baba Indaba translates as "Father of Stories".
Each issue also has a "WHERE IN THE WORLD - LOOK IT UP" section, where young readers are challenged to look up a place on a map somewhere in the world. The place, town or city is relevant to the story. HINT - use Google maps.
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