1. TENALI RAMAN, THE GREAT COURT JESTER This is the story of Tenali Raman, the famous court jester of the renowned Vijayanagaram Empire of Krishna Devarayar. The empire was famous for its glory...
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Tenali Raman and his wife were on their way to Hampi, the capital of Vijayanagara. On the way, they passed through a village at the foot of a hill.
Tenali Raman came to Hampi, the capital of the Vijayanagara empire. At that time, Vijayanagara was ruled by Krishna Deva Raya.
Tenali Raman was suffering from a bad cold. He kept blowing and wiping his nose. The nose turned red and his eyes swelled with tears. His wife brought him a vessel filled with hot water.
Krishnadeva Raya, the king of Vijayanagara, had ordered Tenali Raman to not show his face. Raman was waiting for an opportunity to win over the king.
The kotwal (chief of police) of Vijayanagara was a worried man. A gang of thieves had entered the city, and a string of robberies had already taken place.
Once upon a time, Raman set out on a long journey. In those days, one had to walk through the jungle to get to another city.
Tenali Raman went to Krishna Deva Raya, the king of Vijayanagar, hoping to receive some gifts. The gift he got was a hundred lashes for
Raman, who was to be executed by the guards, had outwitted them and managed to survive. The guards took him back to the king for further instructions.