Tag: ‘Brahmo Samaj’

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  • Quest for Rashtrabhasha

    Quest for Rashtrabhasha

    Hindi has been modernised and is endowed with greater literary merit. It has been a force for India's unity. Does it not have the right to claim the position of the common language of our country? What the Rashtrabhasha advocates do not appear to realise is that even the slightest hint of compulsion revives the controversy and politicises the entire issue.

    October 11, 2019
  • Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and religious life in modern Bengal

    Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and religious life in modern Bengal

    Sri Ramakrishna’s appeal as a religious figure is well-known to any Bengali Hindu. Sahapedia attempts to highlight what explains this popularity and the enduring appeal of his words.

    August 24, 2019
  • Honouring the Bard

    Honouring the Bard

    Rabindranath Tagore defied death by transcending time and making his way eternally into the hearts of all Bengalis. Knowing the infinity of this legend, makes his beginning even more interesting to relate. Tagore was born the youngest in 1861, the ninth of 13 children, to Debendranath Tagore and Sarada Devi. As a manager of the …

    May 3, 2017