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Childrens stories

there was once a fakir with powers to heal....however he becomes greedy and one day he finds that his powers have gone

Submitted:Feb 27, 2013    Reads: 35    Comments: 0    Likes: 0   

Once there was a fakir who had been very close to God and had been gifted with the power of healing people and soon his fame spread across the nation. People far and wide would visit him and he would cure them for no cost. Of course one night Satan whisphered desire into his heart to make money using his gift. And the fakir then decided that making money using his powers of healing would quite beneficial to him. And soon he started charging money for being healed and cured.

He had many followers who revered him like he was a God. And the fakir became proud and arrogant. He began stating that he could heal anything and everything.

He became greedy and started asking rich people for loads of money and other gifts. Because the poor couldnt afford to pay him what he wanted he refused to treat them. He soon forgot that he was mortal and that there was a God.

And the ALMIGHTY Creator was very angry with him and stripped him of his power. Soon none could benefit from this fakir for his powers had been taken away.

The fakir was soon banished as a fraudulent con man. He soon realized his mistake and prayed for forgiveness but his power of healing were never restored to him. His greed and arrogance had taken a heavy toll.


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