Birbal was one of the advisors in emperor Akbar’s court and was well known for his wits and wisdom. The funny and short stories of Akbar and Birbal have entertained generations of children and taught them how anyone can come out of a tricky situation with intelligence.
The Akbar Birbal stories have mostly been passed orally from generation to generation and are part of rich Indian folk tales. The stories are short, have a challenging problem, and almost always end with a funny and moral twist. These short stories are perfect for kids during any time of the day.
Enjoy the collection of the best of the short Akbar Birbal stories below.
Short Akbar Birbal Stories for Kids
Akbar decides to test Birbal’s wit and wisdom by giving him money and specific conditions for spending them. Read Here
One scholar challenges Birbal’s intelligence. Birbal gives him a fitting reply. Read Here
What did Birbal do when someone came asking for money? He used his wit to avoid any such request. Read Here
What happens when Akbar asks a question, and Birbal can not answer? Birbal helps Akbar understand how illogical the question is. Read Here
In this story Birbal helps a farmer who has been tricked by his neighbor. Read Here
Akbar tries to put down Birbal, but does not succeed- in this hilarious story. Read Here
Birbal helps a merchant find out the thief who stole his jewels. Read Here
Find out how Birbal convinced Akbar about the harmful effects of hunting on the environment. Read Here
Birbal teaches Akbar a lesson when Akbar does not give a poor man his due. Akbar accepts his mistake. Read Here
Akbar tries to make fun of Birbal But fails miserably when Birbal turns the table. Read Here
Akbar has a bad dream. No one can help him understand the meaning of it. However, Birbal helps him see the bright side of it. Read Here
A servant frauds his master and took his place. Birbal helps the master solve the problem and teaches the fraud servant a lesson. Read Here