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The Panchatantra is a series of inter-woven fables many of which deploys metaphors of anthropomorphized animals with human virtues and vices. Origin is particularly connected with ethics and morals have been found in India from times immemorial. In the course of time these orally transmitted stories came to be collected and composed containing ethical and moral stories. An ancient book of distinction written by scholar Vishnusharma’s in the form of stories for the use of children to give them an idea of the different aspect of life. There is a statement in the preface itself regarding the composition of this book three sons were born to an emperor Amarasakti.

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