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Tagore and his ‘Gitanjali’

February 24, 2008


Rabindra Nath Tagore (1861 – 1941), the celebrated poet, story writer and dramatist was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913 (in the words of the Nobel Prize Committee) “because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English […]

Rabindra Nath Tagore

May 20, 2007


We have all read Rabindra Nath Tagore at least once. He was a writer par excellence, a lierary seer, and a very important milestone of English literature. His most memorable work was ‘Gitanjali’. We all know he was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1913. He was knighted in 1915. But did you know […]