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  • Reflections of a Master Mind

    Reflections of a Master Mind

    As an economist, Sen is reckoned as one of the great minds who has enriched the world of ideas and actions, augmented by his erudition in fields as diverse as Sanskrit grammar and literature, mathematics and philosophy

    September 1, 2021
  • Bengal and Japan ~ I

    Bengal and Japan ~ I

    Swami Vivekananda‘s first-hand reports about Japan through his letters, lectures, etc. had only one message for the young students of India ‘Look East‘, go to Japan and learn from them about the development strategy of the Meiji Government and how they implemented their plans.

    July 9, 2021
  • Tagore & the Geheebs

    Tagore & the Geheebs

    This book is a study of the Indo-German cultural exchange in the early 20th century that was initiated by three educators and their pedagogical vision… A review.

    June 17, 2021
  • 100-year journey~I

    100-year journey~I

    Interestingly, in the 21st century, the publication of two books strongly advocating the need for liberal arts and humanities studies as essential curriculum in university courses, was a crusading call.

    June 13, 2021
  • Quiet flows Jhelum as Tagore sups with host Pandit Anand Koul Bamzai in Srinagar

    Quiet flows Jhelum as Tagore sups with host Pandit Anand Koul Bamzai in Srinagar

    "This is the reason why we live in one building while the other is being restored. We are looking forward to days when tourists and locals will come here to be part of this heritage that has suffered neglect because of uneven times."

    June 4, 2021
  • Tagore and Death

    Tagore and Death

    Tagore was deeply influenced by the Hindu philosophical belief that we are all bound in the cycle of life consisting of births and deaths. We go from one life to another. So, death is just one incident in life. And, in this cycle of life, soul is transcendental and indestructible

    March 2, 2021
  • Tagore and pandemics

    Tagore and pandemics

    Beyond fictional and creative explorations, personal tragic loss to intermittent epidemic outbreaks sometimes paved the way for deeper spiritual contemplation and a larger understanding of life for Tagore

    December 27, 2020
  • ‘Factual errors’: TMC hits out at PM Modi over attempt to link Tagore and Gujarat

    ‘Factual errors’: TMC hits out at PM Modi over attempt to link Tagore and Gujarat

    'Tagore's brother who was in Gujarat was not the oldest brother. His wife's name was Gyanadanandini, not what the PM said. The story about Gyanadanandini and the sari pallu is a myth, not true,' Bengal minister Bratya Bose said.

    December 24, 2020
  • Amit Shah pays homage to Rabindranath Tagore at Visva Bharati University

    Amit Shah pays homage to Rabindranath Tagore at Visva Bharati University

    Amit Shah, who is on a two-day visit to West Bengal, paid floral tributes to Gurudev Tagore at Rabindra Bhavan in the Visva Bharati University campus.

    December 20, 2020
  • Tagore’s Shahzadpur mansion thrives, revenue office in ruins

    Tagore’s Shahzadpur mansion thrives, revenue office in ruins

    “We have submitted proposals to the Department of Archaeology for repairing the dilapidated building of historic Kacharibari and a technical team of the department visited the spot. After getting expert's opinion, we will go for repairing it,” said Md Jayed Hossain, custodian of Shahzadpur Rabindra Kacharibari.

    May 16, 2020
  • PM Modi pays tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his 159th birth anniversary

    PM Modi pays tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his 159th birth anniversary

    PM Modi posted a picture on Twitter in which he was seen paying tribute to Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, who became the first Indian to win a noble prize in the field of literature.

    May 8, 2020
  • Netizens celebrate 159th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore with online performances amid Coronavirus lockdown

    Netizens celebrate 159th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore with online performances amid Coronavirus lockdown

    The 159th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore was celebrated without fanfare this year amid the coronavirus-triggered lockdown, with netizens taking to social media to mark the day with live discussions and cultural performances.

    May 8, 2020
  • Poet and the Pandemic

    Poet and the Pandemic

    Today, it has become necessary for us to rediscover Rabindranath Tagore's idea of innerstrength and hope. The Covid-19 pandemic is transforming countless lives throughout the world. Because of the pandemic and the resultant lockdown we have become lonelier and susceptible to an uncanny sense of uncertainty. In these bleak times Tagore's writings remind us that no one is alone and that we are a collectivity. His writings can inspire us to believe that through hope and through faith in ourselves we can face and overcome this global calamity.

    May 8, 2020
  • NGMA organises virtual tour to commemorate 159th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore

    NGMA organises virtual tour to commemorate 159th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore

    This virtual tour presents around 102 artworks from the prominent artworks of Rabindranath Tagore from reserve collection of NGMA.

    May 7, 2020
  • Five busts in Siliguri send harmony message

    Five busts in Siliguri send harmony message

    Manik Dey, the councillor of Ward-13, has taken initiatives to install busts of five poets of different communities in his ward, and he has named the same 'Kabi Tirtha'. State tourism minister Gautam Deb unveiled the busts of Rabindranath Tagore, Bhanu Bhakta Acharya, Tulsidas, Kazi Nazrul Islam and Vir Singh.

    March 13, 2020
  • Amader Santiniketan

    Amader Santiniketan

    It was an oblique swipe at the Union HRD and Finance ministries, one that has little or no connection with an occasion that is as solemn as Language Day. It was scarcely the occasion for Prof Bidyut Chakraborty to bare his angst against the Centre’s running of the institution.

    February 23, 2020
  • Martin Sheen recites Tagore’s poem from Gitanjali before arrest for climate change protest in US

    Martin Sheen recites Tagore’s poem from Gitanjali before arrest for climate change protest in US

    The Indian Twitter community, in particular, is celebrating the video and sharing it with much pride and comments like "inspiring", "something to behold" etc.

    January 11, 2020