Free Essays on Rabindranath Tagore

  1. The Major Themes in the Plays of Rabindra Nath Tagore

    “The Major Themes in the Plays of Rabindra Nath Tagore: A Critical Study” Mrs. Neetu Rastogi M.A., M.Phil.B.Ed Department of English, H.L.Y.P.G. College, Lucknow. The purpose of the present project is a conscientious Endeavour to explore, evaluate and establish the greatness of Tagore’s genius...

  2. Eassy on Rabindranath Tagore

    Rabindranath Tagore |Famous as |Poet and Author | |Born on |07 May 1861 | |Born in ...

  3. Rabindranath Tagore

    Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore was born on May 9, 1861 in an affluent family in the Jorasanko Mansion in Kolkata. His parents were Debendranath Tagore and Sarada Devi.Rabindranath Tagore was born in Calcutta, India into a wealthy Brahmin family. After a brief stay in England (1878) to attempt...

  4. Rabindranath Tagore

     Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore also known as Gurudev, was a renowned Bengali poet, playwright, novelist, visual artist, composer, educationist, social reformer, nationalist and business-manager. He contributed a lot to Bengali...

  5. Rabindranath Tagore

    Rabindranath Tagore [pic]Rabindranath Tagore was born in Calcutta, India into a wealthy Brahmin family. After a brief stay in England (1878) to attempt to study law, he returned to India, and instead pursued a career as a writer, playwright, songwriter, poet, philosopher and educator. During the first...

  6. Partition of Bengal

    East Bengal, Sir Bampfylde Fuller. In 1906, Rabindranath Tagore wrote Amar Shonar Bangla as a rallying cry for proponents of annulment of Partition, which, much later, in 1972, became the national anthem of Bangladesh. The song "Bande Mataram" which Tagore set to music became the "informal anthem of...

  7. Importance of Science

    is often referred to as Mahatma ([məɦaːt̪maː]; Sanskrit: महात्मा mahātmā or "Great Soul" (magnanimous), an honorific first applied to him by Rabindranath Tagore).[2] In India he is also called Bapu (Gujarati: બાપુ, bāpu or "Father") and officially honored in India as the Father of the Nation. His birthday...

  8. The Brave New World: India- a Nation in Transition.

    not have access to this fund of historical memories”. The modern nation in fact is a politicization of the cultural community. In the words of Rabindranath Tagore, “a nation, in the sense of the political and economic union of a people, is that aspect which a whole population assumes when organized for...

  9. the taj mahal

    being "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage". Described by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore as "the tear-drop on the cheek of time", it is regarded by many as the best example of Mughal architecture and a symbol of India's rich history...

  10. assass

    The Abolition of Untouchability Hindu—Muslim Unity and Inter-Faith Dialogue The Position of Women 143 148 8. THE ROOTED COSMOPOLITAN: RABINDRANATH TAGORE India and the West The Excesses of Nationalism The Problem with Non-Cooperation 185 9. THE ANNIHILATOR OF CASTE: B .R . AMBEDKAR The...

  11. Essays

    the Dharma Chakra about the great king Ashoka of ancient India.  The National Anthem which we sing was originally composed by well known poet Rabindranath Tagore. I wish you all the best for the peace, prosperity and future betterment of the country. Jai Hind. ...

  12. THE CASTAWAY’ BY RABINDRANATH TAGORE AND ‘TOUCH-ME-NOT BY ISMAT CHUGHTAI: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS.

    DIV: A PAPER III: INDIAN LITERATURE SEM III TEACHER: Ms. S. SINHA ‘THE CASTAWAY’ BY RABINDRANATH TAGORE AND ‘TOUCH-ME-NOT BY ISMAT CHUGHTAI: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS. “Some poisons have no antidote, but are slow, silent, torturous ends that...

  13. Democratisiation of Education

    Education (2005) This book makes and attempt to present the views of some eminent personalities on education including Maria Montessori, Rabindranath Tagore Jean Piaget Paulo Freire Antonio Gramsci, Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Annie Besant and Anton Makaremko. 10. Education and people's Planning...

  14. Woman Unknown

    lawyer, but never had the leisure to enjoy his wealth.” This small, yet significant quote reveals quite a lot about the viewpoints of the author Rabindranath Tagore regarding the issue of materialistic wealth. Even if a person is able to gain the money-oriented status in the world, such earthly goods are...

  15. Literature Analysis : the Postmaster; Castaway.

    Rabindranath Tagore was born in Calcutta on the 8th May, 1861 and died in Calcutta on the 7th August, 1941. The national anthems of both Bangladesh and India were composed by him. Tagore won the Noble Prize in Literature in 1913 for the English version of his collection of Bengali poems, Geetanjali....

  16. The Symbolic Content of India's Culture

    Indian culture since time immemorial. (http://www.culturopedia.com/symbols.html) National Anthem: The song ‘Janaganamana’ composed by Rabindranath Tagore is the National Anthem of India. National Anthem like National flag is the sacred symbol of India as a free nation. It is a call to all our country...

  17. Rabindranath Tagore

    ESSAY WRITING RABINDRANATH TAGORE: A WORLD HERITAGE “All men have poetry in their hearts, and it is necessary for them, as much as possible, to express their feelings. For this, they must have a medium, moving and plaint, which can refreshingly become their own, age after age. All great languages...

  18. enterprise

    inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. Gandhi is often referred to as Mahatma an honorific first applied to him by Rabindranath Tagore). In India, he is also called Bapu and officially honoured as the Father of the Nation. His birthday, 2 October, is commemorated in India as Gandhi...

  19. Indus Valley Civilization

    Mahākāvya[139] – and the Tamil language Sangam literature.[140] Among Indian writers of the modern era active in Indian languages or English, Rabindranath Tagore won the Nobel Prize in 1913....

  20. Poem

    Rabindranath Tagore Extract from Geetanjali Where the Mind is Without Fear And the head is Held High; Where Knowledge is Free; Where the World has not been Broken Up into Fragments By Narrow Domestic Walls; Where the Words come out from The Depth of Truth; Where Tireless Striving Streches ...

  21. Rabindranath Tagore

    Aatmya S. Talati Prof. Mary Helen O’Connor ENGL 2112 Rabindranath Tagore The first Asian Nobel Prize winner for Literature, a cultural hero, and an international figure, Rabindranath Tagore was born on 7th May 1861 in Calcutta, India. Tagore speaks to an optimistic assortment of the ripened Indian...

  22. Research Paper

    GURUDEV RABINDRANATH TAGORE Professor B. K. Patel Head, Department of English M. G. Govt. Art and Science College, Kharsia, Chhattisgarh Abstract:- Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore was a noble...

  23. Rabindranath Tagore

    Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) Rabindranath Tagore, Asia's first Nobel laureate,was born in Calcutta on the 8th May, 1861 and died in Calcutta on the 7th August, 1941. He is a towering figure in the millennium-old literature of Bengal. For millions of Indians and Bangladeshis, Rabindranath Tagore is...

  24. INDIAN DRAMA

    pre-independence era saw some stalwarts like Rabindranath Tagore, Sir Aurobindo. T.P. Kailasam, A.S.P. Ayyar, Loba-Prabhu, Harindranath Chattopadhyaya and Bharathi Sarabhai who contributed substantially to the growth and development of Indian English drama. Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) has been called the father...

  25. Alternative English

    SYLLABUS FOR BA PART2 DISTANCE EDUCATION ,DIBRUGARH UNIVERSITY 1.ALTERNATIVE ENGLISH BLOCK 1 SHORT STORIES 50 MARKS , UNIT 1-RABINDRANATH TAGORE,”A WIFES LETTER” , UNIT 2- RAJA RAO.”JAVNI” , UNIT 3-SAADAT HASAN MANTO,”TOBA TEK SINGH” UNIT 4-BHISHMAN SAHNI,”DINNER FOR THE BOSS” UNIT...

  26. Philosophy

    Gitanjali is the one of the greatest book wich is written by the rabindernath tagore and it was written in bengali and it has been tranlated into english, gitanjali is the collcetion of 103 poems and for this poem tagore won nobel price the word “gitanjali” is drived from th rood git which means “git”...

  27. Tagore’s Gitanjali as a Work in the Bhakti Tradition

    the shell Till waked and kindled by the master’s spell And feeling hearts – touch them but rightly- pour A thousand melodies unfelt before.” Rabindranath Tagore’s “Gitanjali” or “Song Offerings” written and translated into English by the poet himself, earned him world-wide acclaim. He was awarded...

  28. Nationalism by Rabindranath Tagore

    Nationalism Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore. “Nationalism.” (Kessinger Publishing, 1917). The book ‘Nationalism’ is a composition of three dimensions of nationalism whereas Rabindranath Tagore has focused onto the nationalism in west, nationalism in Japan...

  29. ENTIRE COURSE RELI 448 LATEST

    discuss the nature of spiritual reality. sacred diagrams used in meditation. the seven centers of spiritual energy in the body. poems by Rabindranath Tagore. Question 7. 7. (TCO 8) Bhakti yoga is: (Points: 5) the path to God through knowledge. the path to God through loving devotion. the path...

  30. Rabindranath Gitanjali

    Rabindranadha Tagor, Gitanjali  (Gitanjoli) is a collection of 103 English poems, largely translations, by the Bengali poet Rabindranadha Tagore This volume became very famous in the West, and was widely translated. Gitanjali (Gitanjoli) is also the title of an earlier Bengali volume (1910) of mostly...

  31. Tagore's Critique of Swadeshi as It Unravels in ‘the Home and the World’

    boycotted their classes and were seen looting and plundering shops which kept foreign goods, thereby providing an impetus to the movement. Rabindranath Tagore felt mortified by many of the nationalist leaders and youths behaving like terrorists and traumatising innocent people for their indifference...

  32. Rabindranath Tagore

    Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore  was a Bengali polymath who reshaped Bengali literature and music, as well as Indian art with Contextual Modernism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Author of Gitanjali and its "profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse", he became the first non-European...

  33. India's Sri Krishnan Committee

    Anthem: Title Jana Gana Mana (Thou Art the Ruler of the Minds of all People) Anthem: Year of Induction 1950 Anthem: Composer Words and music Rabindranath TAGORE. Official NOC/NPC name India IOC recognition date 1927 NOC/NPC President's name Professor Vijay KUMAR MALHOTRA NOC/NPC General Secretary's...

  34. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: the Indian Independence Movement

    Gandhi is commonly known around the world as Mahatma Gandhi (Sanskrit: महात्मा mahātmā or "Great Soul", an honorific first applied to him by Rabindranath Tagore),[1] and in India also as Bapu (Gujarati: બાપુ, bāpu or "Father"). He is officially honoured in India as the Father of the Nation; his birthday...

  35. Essay About Irving Laytons

    character and how they view the world and the things around them. In the poems “Go to the ant” by Irving Layton and “An Ordinary Person” by Rabindranath Tagore, we see, parallels are drawn between the concepts of ordinary, transformation and fate, by both speakers. The words ordinary, transformation...

  36. Fhthrth

    Biography of Rabindranath Tagore Viswakavi (World Poet) Rabindranath was born on May 9, 1861 in Bengal. His father Maharihi Devendranath Tagore was a rich man and an aristocrat and his mother was Sarada Devi. He was the eighth son and fourteenth child of his parents. Rabindranath Tagore was not sent...

  37. Hamlet

    The Fly: Katherine Mansfield 13. The Night Train at Deoli: Ruskin Bond 14. Love Across the Salt Desert: K. N. Daruwala 15. The Castaway: Rabindranath Tagore V. Star Light: Edited by Guy Kenneth Dantes Only the following poems are to be studied: 1. Tintern Abbey: William Wordsworth 2. Frost...

  38. analysis

     Works he Works of Rabindranath Tagore consist of poems, novels, short stories, dramas, paintings, drawings, and music that Bengali poet and Brahmo philosopher Rabindranath Tagore created over his lifetime. Tagore's literary reputation is disproportionately influenced very much by regard for his...

  39. The Allegations Against Kipling and the New Searchlight

    Shahinoor Rahman has fathomed the bottom of the vision of Kipling as reflected in his writings. The reference of Alexander the Great and Rabindranath Tagore is of great significance especially as it fit to the purpose of the researcher. Alexander was a conqueror and his expedition to India can easily...

  40. Taj Mahal - Architecture and Symbolisms

    world who will come to witness this marvellous monument and yet be left spellbound. "A teardrop on the cheek of time" - Rabindranath Tagore B I B L I O G R A P H Y * Web Resources : 1. http://www.envocare.co.uk/taj_mahal_history.htm 2. http://tajmahal.gov.in/ ...

  41. Different Quotes

    be fearless in facing them. Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain, but for the heart to conquer it.” ― Rabindranath Tagore, Collected Poems And Plays Of Rabindranath Tagore 9. Because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind. - Bernard M. Baruch...

  42. Rabindranath Tagore

    Rabindranath Thakur Rabindranath Thakur, anglicized to Tagore  pronunciation (help info) (Bengali: রবীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুর) (7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941),γ[›] sobriquet Gurudev,δ[›] was a Bengali polymath who reshaped his region's literature and music. Author of Gitanjali and its "profoundly sensitive, fresh...

  43. The Limits of Cultural-Economic Explanations of Ethnic Phenomenon :

    cult of the motherland was almost becoming identical with the preparation of “Mother-Bengal.” One may go through the songs and poetries composed by Tagore, Atulprasad, Rajanikanta, Nazrul and several other poets to trace how much inspiring were their creations in the growth of the notion of “Mother Bengal”...

  44. Analysis of Rabindranath Tagore as a Creative Mind

    Analysis of Rabindranath Tagore as a creative mind Noted as the first Nobel Laureate of Asia, Rabindranath Tagore’s works span across many genres beside poetry. His acquaintance with literature and language started at a very early age. He learnt Bengali, Sanskrit and English apart from math, history...

  45. My Favorite Tv Show

    Gandhi is sometimes referred to as Mahatma Gandhi ([məɦaːt̪maː]; Sanskrit: महात्मा mahātmā or "Great Soul", an honorific first applied to him by Rabindranath Tagore),.[1] In India he is also called Bapu (Gujarati: બાપુ, bāpu or "Father"). He is officially honoured in India as the Father of the Nation; his...

  46. women

    according to Rabindranath tagore '' women is God,s best creation '' She adds beauty, and charm to every aspecr of life.Emotional,affectionate, caring,and yet resolute. A women is a pennerial sourse of inspiration foe man in thw odyssey of life. They are the really a great in terms of benevolence...

  47. English Literature/ the Woman Unknown , Raveendra Nath Tagore

    WOMAN UNKNOWN- Rabindranath Tagore **************************************************************** By P. Baburaj, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of English, Sherubtse college, Bhutan Author of: Language and writing, DSB Publication Thimphu Communicative English, P. K. Books, Calicut A perception on Literary...

  48. OUT OF BUSINESS

    It has no atmosphere to scatter the sun’s light, no fog, no rains to bedim of the light of the surface. Where the mind is without fear – Rabindranath Tagore Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high; Where knowledge is free; Where the world has not been broken down up into fragments...

  49. RABINDRANATH TAGORE

    About the Poet: Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore was a person of great and varied learning who wrote Gitanjali with its deeply spiritualist, bracing and beauteous verse.  One of the greatest writers in modern Indian literature, Tagore was a poet, philosopher, musician, writer, and educationist...

  50. Summary

    Castaway by Rabindranath Tagore The most basic themes of the Tagore short story is the reality of abandonment.  Tagore plays with this theme quite a bit.  The final scene between Kiran and Nilkanta is one where each experiences their own form of abandonment.  On one hand, she abandons her initial belief...

  51. Rabinranath Tagore Gitanjali Analysis

    world to explore what lies beyond it. But isn’t that what every poet wishes to achieve? Gitanjali is labeled as ‘religious’ poetry by critics; but to Tagore these verses were just poetry and it is these classic poetic qualities of Gitanjali that is dealt with presently. Even a lay reader with no feel...

  52. Metamorphosis

    some choose wrong options. A German proverb says,  “To change and to change for the better are two different things.” A beautiful quote by Rabindranath Tagore which talks of difference of attitudes between a bee and a butterfly in a same situation is worth mentioning.  “Bees sip honey from flowers...

  53. Dr montessori

    Montessori's works and the production of authorized Montessori didactic materials. Early sponsors of the AMI included Sigmund Freud, Jean Piaget, and Rabindranath Tagore.[73] Peace In 1932, Montessori spoke on Peace and Education at the Second International Montessori Congress in Nice, France; this lecture...

  54. Critical Analysis Of Rabindranath Tagore

    Critical Analysis of Rabindranath Tagore’s poem “Where The Mind Is Without Fear” RabindranathTagore's writing is highly imagistic, deeply religious and imbibed with his love of nature and his homeland. RabindranathTagore’s poem, ‘Where the Mind is Without Fear’ ,included in the volume called Naibedya...

  55. Postcolonial Novels and Theories

    Indian writers read: Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), Rudyard Kipling’s Kim (1901), which seems distinctly to have influenced Rabindranath Tagore’s Gora (1923), and James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1917). A comparison between an Indian novel and a Kenyan novel...

  56. Fdhdfgh

    Your Right To Know Thursday, May 9, 2013 Saturday, August 27, 2011Literature Essay Spiritualism in Tagore's Poetry Helal Uddin Ahmed Rabindranath Tagore's spiritual outlook and humanism were derived from man, nature and Brahma or God. He held the view that the route to spiritual development...

  57. Tagore’s Condemnation of the Marital Role of Indian Women

    In his 1892 short story Punishment and his 1894 short story Kabuliwala, Rabindranath Tagore condemns the marital role of women in 19th century Indian society. Nearly everyone was married -- “in 1911, only 2 percent of the female population above the age of fifteen… were unmarried” due to the social stigma...

  58. goldsmith

    Green Grass – A Review of Modern Bengali Literature ( The Picador Book of Modern Indian Literature Ed. Amit Chaudhuri) Unit II Poetry 5. Rabindranath Tagore - Where the Mind is Without Fear ( Bengali) 6. Umashankar Joshi - Fragmented ( Gujarati) 7. Gopalakrishna Adiga - Do Something, Brother( Kannada) ...

  59. the castaway main character

    Castaway by Rabindranath Tagore The most basic themes of the Tagore short story is the reality of abandonment.  Tagore plays with this theme quite a bit.  The final scene between Kiran and Nilkanta is one where each experiences their own form of abandonment.  On one hand, she abandons her initial belief...

  60. Kolkata

    worthwhile sites and shows for visitors to enjoy. The city has been the making of many historical figures such as Nobel Laureate, writer, and poet Rabindranath Tagore and Satyajit Ray who wrote and directed numerous films. The city is also said to be the cultural hub of India with numerous theatre performances...