Category: Puzzles

A Farmer & Neighbor well water puzzle – Akbar, Birbal Short Story

A farmer and his neighbor once went to Emperor Akbar’s court with a complaint. “Your Majesty, I bought a well from him,” said the farmer pointing to his neighbor, “and now he wants me to pay for the water.” “That’s right, your Majesty,” said the neighbor. “I sold him the well but not the water!”

Court Puzzle – Akbar Birbal Short Story

A man was brought to Akbar’s court and he found the man guilt of a little offense. HE decided to punish the man and asked him to make a statement. If the statement is held true by Akbar, the man will be killed by hanging him to death and if the statement is held false,