We look upon him as the source of beauty and knowledge and as the inspiration of all noble thought and great ideas. He travelled extensively in different countries of Europe, America and Asia and delivered lectures in universities and public meeting on education.
Rabindranath was not happy, getting educated within the four walls. Although Tagore wrote successfully in all literary genres, he was first of all a poet. He lost his mother at his fourteen in But, despite this friendship, he could be critical of his views.
His creative writings, whether in the form of poem or stories, are unchallenged even today. His works are an expression of the divine and poetic spirit seen in nature. It includes genealogical tables and a chronological list of his important works. Others close to him passed away—his daughter inhis favorite pupil inand his father in —and Tagore experienced a time of withdrawal.
Most of his writings were based on the life of people of Bengal.
Rather, they are a part of something infinitely more cosmic, an experience that is a small morsel of a larger feast. This literary study concentrates on representative works by Tagore as a lyric poet and writer of short fiction.
On Sundays he would learn music and conduct experiments in science.
Rabindranath Tagore died on August 7, At the age of twenty Tagore wrote his first drama, Valmaki Pratibha which was followed by Visarjan and Chandalika. Even today, the University of Shanthi Niketan has retained the ashram style of teaching together with the more contemporary style of the western world.
In December, the University of Calcutta conferred upon him an honorary doctorate of letters, and he was knighted by the British government in His nationalism and patriotism made him great and noble.
He went to England at his seventeen for his formal schooling however could not complete. He also wrote the lyrics for and composed more than 2, songs.
He also involved himself in the Indian nationalist movement and followed his own non-sentimental and visionary ways. For further studies, he was sent to a public school at London, where he became a student of Prof.
His father Maharihi Devendranath Tagore was a rich man and an aristocrat and his mother was Sarada Devi. Civilisation must be judged and prized, not by the amount of power it has developed, but by how much it has evolved and given expression to, by its laws and institutions, the love of humanity.
Inhe became editor of The Bengal Review and also launched into a period as a novelist, reflecting the political situation of the time in his work. Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in His great writings still inspire and encourage people of the country.
Henry Morley whose lectures influenced Rabindranath to take interest in English literature.
He was a leader of Brahmo Samaj in nineteenth-century, Bengal. His interest and close touch with the common humanity draw his attention towards the country to do some social reforms.
Tagore also wrote short stories—developing the genre in Bengali literature—and in started the monthly journal Sadhana, in which he published some of his work.
With his translations of some of his poems he became rapidly known in the West. During this period, he began to write nonsymbolic drama, and his verse Kari O Komal ; sharps and flats is considered a high point in his early lyrical achievement.
Tagore served as a highly visible leader in the antipartition nationalist movement and composed patriotic prose and songs popular with the people. The Tagore family came into prominence during the Bengal Renaissance that started during the age of Hussein Shah — Rabindranath Tagore Biographical Rabindranath Tagore was the youngest son of Debendranath Tagore, a leader of the Brahmo Samaj, which was a new religious sect in nineteenth-century Bengal and which attempted a revival of the ultimate monistic basis of Hinduism as laid down in the Upanishads.Rabindranath Tagore: His Life and Work.
2d ed. New York: Haskell House, A reprint of an earlier edition, this brief survey of Tagore’s writing prior to includes commentary based on Thompson’s own translations of Tagore’s work.
Thompson, Edward. Rabindranath Tagore: Poet and Dramatist. London: Oxford University Press. Rabindranath Tagore was born in a rich and cultured family at Jorasanko in Calcutta (now Kolkata) on May 7, Maharshi Debendranath Tagore and Sarada Debi were his parents.
His mother died in when he was just 14 years old. Rabindranath Tagore is one of the greatest poets of modern India, and received the Nobel Peace Prize for Literature in He is the poet.
Rabindranath Tagore Biographical R abindranath Tagore () was the youngest son of Debendranath Tagore, a leader of the Brahmo Samaj, which was a new religious sect in nineteenth-century Bengal and which attempted a revival of the ultimate monistic basis of Hinduism as laid down in the Upanishads.
Rabindranath Tagore was the first Indian to get a Nobel Prize and the British Government conferred on him knighthood and gave the title of “Sir”. He had great interest in village reconstruction, India culture, music and dance. Unending Love Unending Love I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times In life after life, in age after age, forever.
My spellbound heart has made and remade the necklace of songs, That you take as a gift, wear round your neck in your many forms, In life after life, in age after age, forever.Download