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Tales of Gopal: The Jester: Rich in wit, wisdom and humor – Kindle edition by Swapna Dutta. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or. Gopal the Jester [Anant Pai] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Kings of old times used to have ‘Jesters’ in their service. The jester was a. Sulekha Creative Blog – A story of Gopal, the jester foreword Maharaja Krishna Chandra was the king of Bengal during t.

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May I know the reason for your worry? A story from Gopal, the jester of Jestfr. A barber by profession, he had a razor-sharp wit and could make the best of any situation. Do you like this story? Gopal Bhar or Gopal Bhand Bengali: Something like a dire emergency. Come back tomorrow but make sure you bring someone with you who can talk.


A fat, hefty woman with long hairy arms and big feet ambled into the court in a ghe red sari, her head covered with go;al pallu. Everyone – young and old, rich and poor – discussed the latest haul, where it was going cheap and who was charging more, who kept the freshest stocks and who palmed off the stale ones to unsuspecting customers!

Everyone got up with him. And plenty of ministers to advise him on different matters. Just let me know what is your problem and if I cannot solve it, I will at least find out who can help you. In short, hilsa was the ‘in’ topic of the season.


Most people are fond of eatinglike I am! The woman pulled her pallu more closely round herself. Comic Tradition in India. He looked very very worried and Gopal was not happy at this sight. Stories about his exploits are narrated in West Bengal and Bangladesh to this day in numerous short stories. She did not reply but shuffled uneasily. I’m really tired of all this fishy talk’ cried Maharaja Krishna Chandra turning up his nose in disgust, ‘No matter where I go or who I meet, everyone is perpetually talking of fish!

Everyone burst out laughing. Your king will miss you at court!!! At best, I could gopql it jestter a day. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Thanks Usha for your encouragement. Now using scientific instruments one can accurately find the diameter of the earth. The maharaja looked at the veiled woman curiously. iester


The maharaja was fed up with her. Gopal ought to have been present to keep his word. Open Preview See a Problem?

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Everyone made wild guesses while the woman stood dumb.

Her glass bangles jingled looking somewhat odd on her fat wrists. He introduced himself and told the Nawab that he had come bopal give the answers for the questions put by him to Raja Krishnachandra.


But this woman awayed and swung like a dancer, her ankle-bells making queer tinkling sounds which were totally out of rhythm. He was a barber by profession and was a very witty and intelligent person. Everybody bought them, cooked them, ate them and discussed them. The stories are popular, short, beautiful, humorous and have a specific social message. His statue can still be seen in the palace of Krishnachandra and in GhurniKrishnagar town. Elora added it Oct 27, Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. He can explain your case to me. So he needed someone to make his tension lighter with his jokes. Nadiapresent-day India. She has also received a number of Children’s Book Trust Awards for short story, one-act-play and picture books in English, Hindi and Bengali.

Thanks for telling us about goopal problem. You’re supposed to be a clever fellow. And she stamped her feet and shook her hands. Harbal marked it as to-read Jan 01,