Cradle Connections are more than just mere stories. For a child, these brilliantly simple tales will inspire them with positive values and for the adult, they contain profound lessons from the enriching philosophy of Vedanta. If understood well, these stories can prove to be inspirational material for deep reflection when the child evolves into adulthood. Swami Mitrananda is the Acharya of Chinmaya Mission, Chennai and Director of All India Chinmaya Yuva Kendra (AICHYK), the national youth wing of Chinmaya Mission. Inspired by Swami Chinmayananda, he has dedicated his life to the service of humanity and travels all over India and South East Asia. With an ability to convey the profound Vedantic Truth with logic and clarity, Swamiji is a highly sought after speaker in the corporate circle. Adopting innovative methodologies in making the ancient wisdom of Hinduism appealing to the inquiring and adventure-seeking youth, Swamiji is constantly able to connect with the younger generation.