Elephant And The JackFruit


elephant with jackfruit holding his trunk


Baby elephant Jingo was sleeping under a jackfruit tree. Suddenly he woke up as he got a pat on his back. It was a big Jackfruit fallen from the tree. Jingo was happy since he loved the Jackfruit very much and thought it was a gift sent by God. What to do now? Just start eating the tasty fruit?

He first thought eating the tasty Jackfruit without sharing it with others. But a second thought flashed in his mind asked him to share it with his family and friends because that is what God likes him to do. So he took the Jackfruit on his long trunk and went home.

At home, everybody was busy getting ready for a dance party that evening. Seeing the baby elephant with the jackfruit in its trunk they were happy. They eat the jackfruit that tasted very good. They sung a beautiful song for the small Elephant for the sharing mentality. Giving something gives us immense joy, don’t take anything for yourself without sharing to others.

Some facts about elephants: They sleep standing. They have long trunk which can carry heavy things like woodlog easily.

Read another great story of three cats in a boat.