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Stories from the Jataka Tales
with Dharma Discussions for Kids 

Stories retold by Margaret Lisa Buschmann 
Ink and pencil illustrations by Gilmer Holton


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The Words

of the Jackal

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Death of the
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The Twin Parrots

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Fish and his Friend
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New Clothes

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Argument about
the Moon 
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Munika the Pig

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The Monkey Bridge
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Two Fish and a


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The Monkey
Heart Tree
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Queen Who


Too Much

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Saving the


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The King
of Heaven
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Miser and 
His Cake
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The Buried Treasure

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Hunter and 
the Quails
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The Tree Spirits

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The Shipwreck
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The Jackal King
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Palace Dogs and
City Dogs
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and Lion
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Snake Tales
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Drum Beat
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Turtle Who Loved
to Talk

The Four Noble Truths and Eightfold Path

for Younger Children

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