In this book, the author presents excerpts from Puranas which contain values of Dharma, eternal truths and principles of high order. An endeavour to provide young readers of today a touch of the smrithi and shruthi scriptures in a capsule form has been attempted. You will find these books to be handy for meeting your requirements and help to ascend to the highest rungs of understanding the spiritual realms. The Upanishads and the four Vedas constitute the primary scripture of 'Sanatana Dharma' or 'Hinduism'. They are together known as 'Sruthi' or 'what is heard'. Loss of political freedom and invasion by foreigners led to the decay of spirituality and culture amongst our men. This book is complete with several quotes from the scriptures to equip the reader with proper information and to enable them to stabilise their drift or stagnation, thereby, lead them to self-enlightenment and to revive the spiritual glory of our country.