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By Idries Shah

A good-natured lion sees his mirrored image in a pool and gasps on the fierce creature staring again at him and is simply too fearful to drink. youngsters will examine throughout the lion tips on how to deal certainly with fears and inhibitions that so frequently come up from events they as but won't comprehend. Idries Shah’s collections of jap oral and written literature have proven the Sufi teaching-story as a tutorial device. the unique model of this tale was once informed via the thirteenth Century Sufi poet Jalaluddin Rumi. Ingrid Rodriguez has illustrated this story, bringing the animals to existence with heat and humor. Her illustrations are jam-packed with incidental and small info that make her sort unique.

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