Rabindranath Tagore was Asia’s first Nobel Prize winner. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1913 for his book Gitanjali. Although most famed for his poetry, Tagore was a creative genius who played a crucial role in the cultural renaissance of India and Bengal...
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...
Ravindra Jayanti is the day which marks the birth anniversary of the great scholar and novelist Rabindranath Tagore. Birthday of the poet laureate Rabindra Nath Tagore is celebrated on 25th day of Baisakh. In Kolkatta it is popularly called Poncheeshe Boishakh and is celebrated ceremoniously...
Why i have chosen this theme:
I have chosen this particular theme 'Charulata' of Rabindranath Tagore's female character
because i like the simplicity of this character and also i love the simple style and the
simple looks of 'Charulata'. The way this character dress up, her style, her personality...
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 (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...
Shantiniketan ♫♪ *Home of Rabindranath* ♣Tagore ♣
Shantiniketan (Bangla: Shantiniketôn) is a small town near Bolpur in the Birbhum district of West Bengal, India, approximately 180 kilometres north of Kolkata (formerly Calcutta). It was made famous by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, whose vision became...
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: 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...
[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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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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...
“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...
International Conference on The Viswakabi and Internationalism: Rabindranath Tagore in the Contemporary World organized under Tagore Commemoration Grant Scheme (TCGS), Ministry of Culture, Government of India
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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), 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...
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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...
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...
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
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...
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...
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...
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....
It is something that we prepare for everyday we live and when it comes we have to be strong and accepted it. In the poem “Parting Words” by Rabindranath Tagore we have some who express their feelings of death and how the person has prepared for when his or her parting time comes.
The poem “Parting...