Asian Stories

taletown.org multimedia English short stories & retold tales about Asia or Asians, in, on, or of Asia, set in Asia, from Asia, mentioning Asia, or related in any way to Asia, Eurasia, or Asian people or culture (For India tales specifically, see - Indian Stories. For Middle East tales, see - Middle East Stories).

  • Balancing ladyOn seeing Nakagawa bow before the human image, Phillips couldn't contain himself.

    "The old Chinese masters spit on Buddha statues or burnt them down!" he said.

    "Why do you bow down before them?"