The Mouse Who Became Tiger

The Mouse and the Tiger

Once upon a time, there was a jungle full of different animals and trees. And in this jungle, there lived an old man. He lived in a cave in the jungle which was full of magical things. The old man was very popular for his magical powers as he was a wizard. Besides, he also used to meditate all day long.

One day, the little mouse was roaming near the jungle in the search of food. He was very hungry. Hence, he was searching for food everywhere. “Oh god, I am so hungry”, he said to himself. Mouse wanted to eat something good that fill his stomach.

Suddenly, he saw that there was a fox chasing him. Mouse got scared and start running for his life. “Oh, my luck! what happened to me, I wanted to eat something but now, someone wants to eat me” he said to himself while running. He wanted to save his life.

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Later, he decided to go to the old man wizard to ask for help. The poor little mouse hurried towards the old man’s magical cave. When he reached, he asked the wizard, “Oh, great wizard! please help me! the fox is chasing me and wants to eat me! He will eat me!”.

The kind old man used his magical powers and turned the mouse into a fearless tiger. The tiger was not scared of anyone. The mouse who becomes a tiger roared loudly and scared the fox away. The fox went sprinting into the jungle without looking back.

The power made the tiger change of heart. He became a merciless animal. Moreover, tigers used to trouble all the animals and kill them without being hungry. He killing the animals without any reason but for the fun. It became his daily job to trouble each animal unnecessarily.

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But, he was fearful that if the great wizard found that he was doing the wrong deeds after becoming a tiger, then the old man would turn him into a mouse once again. So, he decided to go to the cave and kill the old man.

The tiger went to the wizard’s cave and saw that the old man was meditating. “It is the right best chance for me to kill the old man”, he said to himself.

Before he could pounce on him and kill him, the old man turned him into a poor little mouse once again. The kind old man said to the mouse, “Mouse, you should be thankful to me for saving your life that day. But instead of being thankful, you tried to kill me!”

Finally, the mouse realized his mistake. Feeling ashamed, he said, “I am sorry for not being thankful enough to you for saving my life. I didn’t mean to do that!”, “I became blind by getting the tiger’s strength”. To this, the old man wizard said, “Now, you deserve to live life like a mouse!”


Moral of the story: The Mouse Who Become Tiger story teaches kids that You should always be thankful if someone helps you. In this moral story for kids, the mouse is not thankful to the wizard, later, tried to kill him instead of being thankful to him. Hence, he got his punishment to live like a mouse forever, as God made him.

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