Jagadish Chandra Bose

Childhood without joy

There should be some 'me-time' for every child to deviate from the routine and do other things for a change. CV Raman, Jagadish Chandra Bose and Rabindranath Tagore were what they were because their ‘mind was without fear and the head was held high, where the clear stream of reason had not lost its way into the dreary desert sand of dead habit‘.

Beauty of Science~II

The beauty and the aesthetics are most abundant among the romantic poets of England. One can readily think of the English poet, Percy Bysshe Shelley‘s ‘Clouds‘, Tagore wanted to bridge the gap between the finite and the infinite, the microcosmos and the macrocosmos, the personal and the impersonal, the immanent and the transcendent.

Conversationalist Tagore

“Did Rabindranath like to take part in adda?”, asks a character played by the actor Robi Ghosh in Satyajit Ray’s…

The Solar Challenge

In March 1885, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose wrote in his diary: “I have been long thinking whether the vast solar…