The first story is a Hindi classic called Andheri Nagar. This is about the folly of creating one size fits all rules. The Miraculous Conch is about a poor man and his two companions, a cat and a dog. In The Golden Sand, a man accidentally comes into possession of some magical sand, that was intended for the king.
In The Clever Dancer, a young man has earned a reputation as a scholar and a highly intelligent man, in the great city of Ujjain. He then sets off with his friend to establish his reputation in other places. He heads for Pataliputra. On the way, they come across a beautiful young girl picking mangoes. She easily outwits Muladeva and then disappears. He then goes in search of her, to reclaim his reputation. Andher Nagari And Other Stories: 5 In 1 (Amar Chitra Katha) was published by Amar Chitra Katha Private Limited in 2010. It is available in hardcover.