ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 105
In issue 105 of the Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates A Danish folk tale of THE MASTER AND HIS PUPIL. An old wizard takes on an apprentice and over time the apprentice learns all the knowledge necessary to apply his trade. But having knowledge is one thing. Knowing how to use it, and use it responsibly is another. .…… Download and read this story to find out what happened to the Master and his apprentice.
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Each issue also has a "WHERE IN THE WORLD - LOOK IT UP" section, where young readers are challenged to look up a place on a map somewhere in the world. The place, town or city is relevant to the story, on map. HINT - use Google maps.
Baba Indaba is a fictitious Zulu storyteller who narrates children's stories from around the world. Baba Indaba translates as "Father of Stories".
It is believed that folklore and tales are believed to have originated in India and made their way overland along the Silk and Spice routes and through Central Asia before arriving in Europe. Even so, this does not cover all folklore from all four corners of the world. Indeed folklore, legends and myths from Africa, Australia, Polynesia, and some from Asia too, are altogether quite different and seem to have originated on the whole from separate reservoirs of lore, legend and culture.