Kalila wa Dimna

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An originally Indian allegory narrated by two jackals who tell stories aimed to guide humanity to ethical and moral ways of dealing with a wide range of issues, from parenting to policy making. Ibn al-Muqaffa (d. 759) translated the original Pahlavi manuscript into Arabic.

Subjects: Islam.

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