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The Monkey and the Crocodile

Fables from the Panchatantra

Kumuda Reddy and John Emory Pruitt

Meet Witty, the monkey, who talks in rhymes, and his best friend Walter the crocodile. Walter gets into big trouble when his wife finds out how much time he spends with his friend. And Witty must use his wits as never before as everyone learns the wisdom that trust is the basis of true friendship.

32 pp.  
8 3/4" x 11 1/4"

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Kumuda Reddy, M.D. has been practicing medicine for nearly thirty years. She completed her training at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York. She is a former member and anesthesiologist at Albany Medical College. Currently, Dr, Reddy practices in Bethesda, Maryland and in Falls Church, Virginia. She has developed a very informative website called, dedicated to sharing the knowledge of the unlimited scope of Ayurvedic medicine. She is the author of a number of books on the Maharishi Vedic approach to health including: Forever Healthy: An Introduction to Maharishi Ayur-veda, Golden Transition: Menopause Made Easy with Maharishi Vedic Medicine, and For a Blissful Baby: Healthy and Happy Pregnancy with Maharishi Vedic Medicine. Along with writing and lecturing on the Maharishi Vedic approach to health, Dr. Reddy writes children's books based on traditional stories of India. See all books by Kumuda Reddy
See all books by John Emory Pruitt

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