Folktales of Bhutan

The Orphan and the Tiger

Once upon a time, there lived an orphan boy, Daw Butshu, in a faraway village. He was poor and survived on fish that he would catch from a nearby river. One day, when he went fishing, a ferocious tiger was drinking water by the river. “What are you doing here?” asked the tiger.“I came to …

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