Chapter 6: Conclusion
Notes and References
Title: Realism in Tagore’s Poetry
Present state of knowledge:
Tagore is the most outstanding name in modern Bengali literature, and he was the one writer who first gained for the modern India a place on the world literature...
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...
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...
Rabindranath Tagore (Bengali: রবীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুর , pronounced [roːbin̪d̪rɔnaːtʰə ʈhaːkurə]; Hindi: रबिन्द्रनाथ ठाकुरα[›]β[›]; 7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941),γ[›] sobriquet Gurudev,δ[›] was a Bengali poet, novelist, musician, painter and playwright who reshaped Bengali literature and music. As author of Gitanjali...
[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...
Classic Poetry Series
- 215 poems -
PoemHunter.Com - The World's Poetry Archive
Rabindranath Tagore (7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941)
Rabindranath Tagore (Bengali: ṬṬṬṬṬṬṬṬṬṬṬ ṬṬṬṬṬ) sobriquet
Gurudev, was a Bengali polymath who reshaped his region's...
|Famous as |Poet and Author |
|Born on |07 May 1861 |
|Born in ...
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...
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...
--Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore
With his flowing white beard, robes and riveting brown eyes, the famous polymath Rabindranath Tagore awakened a dormant sense of childish wonder, saturating the air with all kinds of enchanting promises for the believer. Tagore has certainly given rebirth...
Rabindranath Tagore: “Gitanjali”
The life and times of Rabindranath Tagore greatly influenced his works. Tagore’s birthplace had a great impact on him. He was born in culturally rich area: “The mansion in which Rabindranath was born on 7 May 1861, No. 6 Dwarkanath Tagore’s...
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...
“The Major Themes in the Plays of Rabindra Nath Tagore:
A Critical Study”
Mrs. Neetu Rastogi
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...
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...
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...
• About Us
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1913
Tagore and His India
by Amartya Sen*
Voice of Bengal
Rabindranath Tagore, who died in 1941 at the age of eighty, is a towering figure in the millennium-old literature of Bengal. Anyone who becomes...
* Tagore was born on 7 May 1861. At some time towards the end of the seventeenthcentury, his forefathers had migrated from their native lands to Govindpur, one of the three villageswhich later came to constitute Calcutta. In the course of time, the family came to acquire propertyand considerable business...
PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION
Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was the youngest son of Debendranath Tagore, a leader of the Brahmo Samaj, a religious sect in nineteenth-century Bengal which attempted a revival of Hinduism as laid down in the Upanishads. He was educated at home; and...
Rabindranath Tagore and Gerard Manley Hopkins: A
Study in Poetic Affinities*
Goutam Buddha Sural
Bankura Christian College, India
The affinities between Rabindranath Tagore and Gerard Manley Hopkins are not fortuitous; rather
both of them appear to belong to the same poetic tradition....
Rabindranath Tagore is a prolific writer, and he tries his hand successfully at almost all the major forms of literature. Born in an educated Bengali family he receives his education primarily at home and close to natural setting. He paces Bengali literature to its highest scale by his versatile genius...
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...
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...
Spiritual, portraitist and Nobel Prize for literature, Rabindranath Tagore was a prolific writer (3,000 poems, 2,000 songs, 8 novels, 40 volumes of essays and short stories, 50 plays), who drew inspiration both from his native Bengal and from English literary tradition. His major theme was humanity's...
Hundred years of Noble Prize (1913-2013): Rabindranath Tagore-India’s Greatest Gift to the World.
Through Rabindranath Tagore India has given her message to mankind and his unique genius reflects India’s eternal values. As a visionary saint he guided every soul through the raptures...
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
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....