Tibetian fairy-tales reflected thew wisdom of the Tibetian people and belongs to the heritage of one of the oldest cultures. Many of these tales have a sacred core as they tell us of the creation of the world, the origin of various natural forces, of the afterlife as Tibetians see it according to their Buddhist-driven beliefs. “Like unto Solomon. From Jaschke” is a folk tale narrating about wisdom king who chiefly could resolve the conflict between two women quarreling over a boy. The decision shocked the owner of hands, but what do hands have to do with it?