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What is the biography of Supanee Khanchanathiti reteller and translator of Makato and the Cowrie Shell? Little is known about Supanee Khanchanathiti, retailer and translator of "Makato and Cowrie Shell, a story about a boy who was born poor and worked hard, and one day decided to go on a journey. Through a series of events, he became a king. The story of Makato and the Cowrie shell is basically a story of a boy coming of age and making his fortune.

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The story of Makato and the Cowrie shell is basically a story of a boy coming of age and making his fortune. He was a very hard worker, and people noticed that. He would dream of going on an adventure to a bigger place where the land was fertile and the people were kind, and he was encouraged to do that. One day, when he had prepared enough, he set out. It took him a month to get to the bigger town, and when he arrived he asked a woman for water.

He told her that he had come such a long way because he wanted to see the king, who he had heard was kind. After some time working, he did encounter the king, and during the encounter he picked up a cowrie shell that was lying on the road and offered it to the king Cowrie shells were used for money, but just one was practically worthless.

He saw some lettuce seeds at a stall in the market and thought that he could grow them. He asked the woman about them, and she let him have as many as would stick to his finger in return for his treasured cowrie shell.

He grew the lettuces, and next time he saw the king, he gave one to him, telling him he grew them from the shell the king had given him. The king was impressed, gave him a job in the castle, and he eventually grew up and married the daughter of the king.

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This storyboard was created with StoryboardThat. He was an orphan, and had no friends or family to take care of him. Because he had to make his own living he did all kinds of odd jobs: chopping wood, feeding pigs, clearing and cleaning. As the king mounted the beast, in his splendid, shiny costume, he dropped a tiny cowrie shell. Makato picked it up and held it out to the king. Denouement At the time the people of Sukhotai used cowrie shells as money, and although one little cowrie had little value, he wanted to use it wisely. He went to the market to buy seeds, yet quickly realized he could not even buy the smallest bag of seeds, while he noticed a lettuce seed stall.

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Folklore for Managers Are you a manager, a management trainer or teacher? This blog contains 16 traditional tales from South Asia, full of wit and wisdom. Written in plain English, the stories can be easily retold and their reflective questions may be used to open the hearts and mind of scholars, trainees and managers to the rich cultural values of the South Asian region. He was an orphan, and had no friends or family to take care of him. Because he had to make his own living he did all kinds of odd jobs: chopping wood, feeding pigs, clearing and cleaning.

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He was an orphan, and had no friends or family to take care of him. Because he had to make his own living he did all kinds of odd jobs: chopping wood, feeding pigs, clearing and cleaning. He was only 4 when his mother passed away, but he remembered some stories she had told about the kind-hearted king of Sukhotai. Ever since he was small he wanted to meet this king. He worked hard cleaning elephants sheds and finding food. As the king mounted the beast, in his splendid, shiny costume, he dropped a tiny cowrie shell. Makato picked it up and held it out to the king.

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He was an orphan, for his father and mother had died when he was very young. He had no brothers, sisters, cousins, or friends to take care of him, so he had to make a living for himself. He did every kind of work—carrying heavy things, clearing away the forest, or feeding pigs. He never idled over his work, and although he was paid only a small wage, he was satisfied.

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