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Why did the other governors grow jealous of the shepherd?
The shepherd was made a governor by the king and yet he lived humbly and the reputation of his wisdom also kept on increasing. The other governors were jealous of his fame.
The shepherd hadn’t been to school because
(i) he was very poor.
(ii) there were very few schools in those days.
(iii) he wasn’t interested in studies.
Chose the right answer.
Who visited the shepherd one day, and why?
Why was the new governor called to the palace?
Why was everyone delighted to see the iron chest on the camel’s back?
(i) What did the iron chest contain?
(ii) Why did the shepherd always carry it?
(iii) Is it an example of the shepherd’s humility or wisdom or both?
How did the king reward the new governor?