Rabindranath Tagore

Why no Indian ever got
the Nobel after Tagore

Why no Indian ever got the Nobel after Tagore

A one-off book or an isolated piece of work cannot be the criterion. There must be sustained quality over a period of time to get conside...Read More

Must-read essay: What Rabindranath Tagore really thought of nationalism

Must-read essay: What Rabindranath Tagore really thought of nationalism

OUR REAL PROBLEM in India is not political. It is social. This is a condition not only prevailing in India, but among all nations. I do ...Read More

Leaders across party line pay homage to Rabindranath Tagore on his 79th death anniversary

Leaders across party line pay homage to Rabindranath Tagore on his 79th death anniversary

Leaders across the party line on Friday paid homage to Rabindranath Tagore on his 79th death anniversary.While paying homage to Rabindran...Read More

'There is no God in the Temple': Rabindranath Tagore's century-old poem goes viral a day after Ayodhya  Bhoomi Pujan

'There is no God in the Temple': Rabindranath Tagore's century-old poem goes viral a day after Ayodhya Bhoomi Pujan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday laid the foundation of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, which marked the culmination of a campaign th...Read More

Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th death anniversary: Inspirational quotes and messages by the Bard of Bengal

Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th death anniversary: Inspirational quotes and messages by the Bard of Bengal

Rabindranath Tagore was a polymath who reshaped Bengali literature and music. The man who reshaped and rejuvenated the Indian Art with Co...Read More

Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th death anniversary: Remembering the Bard of Bengal

Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th death anniversary: Remembering the Bard of Bengal

On Rabindranath Tagore’s death anniversary, we revisit his life and times

Rabindranath Tagore 79th death anniversary: 10 verses that prove why he’s hailed as torch-bearer of Bengali literature

Rabindranath Tagore 79th death anniversary: 10 verses that prove why he’s hailed as torch-bearer of Bengali literature

He has penned several novels, songs, poems, short stories and travelogues; originally written in Bengali his work has been translated int...Read More

From Kabuliwala to Ghunghat – 8 Hindi films inspired by Rabindranath Tagore's works

From Kabuliwala to Ghunghat – 8 Hindi films inspired by Rabindranath Tagore's works

The 79th death anniversary of the Nobel Prize laureate is on Friday.

Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th death anniversary: How the Nobel Laureate’s songs continue to live on

Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th death anniversary: How the Nobel Laureate’s songs continue to live on

Ogo maa tomai dekhe dekhe, aankhi na phire (My dear mother(land), my eyes cannot have their fill of you)

Rabindra Sangeet for millennials: 15 top Rabindranath Tagore songs that capture his unique genius

Rabindra Sangeet for millennials: 15 top Rabindranath Tagore songs that capture his unique genius

You can take the Bengali out of Bengal, but you can’t take his Tagore love out, as evidenced by the scores of talented Bangladeshi singer...Read More

Kathak danseuse Alpana Vajpeyi and classical vocalist Bhuvanesh Komkali open up on 'magic of sawan'

Kathak danseuse Alpana Vajpeyi and classical vocalist Bhuvanesh Komkali open up on 'magic of sawan'

Bhopal: The month of Sawan has been associated with Indian classic music since time immemorial. From Valmiki to Kalidas and from Jaidev t...Read More

Pakistan PM Imran Khan wrongly attributes lines from poem; Twitter says 'how can you afford to be so ignorant'

Pakistan PM Imran Khan wrongly attributes lines from poem; Twitter says 'how can you afford to be so ignorant'

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday wrongly attributed lines from a poem to the country's national poet Muhammad Iqbal. Taking...Read More

Amitabh Bachchan remembers Rabindranath Tagore on his 159th birth anniversary

Amitabh Bachchan remembers Rabindranath Tagore on his 159th birth anniversary

On the occasion of the birth anniversary of the Indian poet and philosopher Rabindranath Tagore, megastar Amitabh Bachchan paid his tribu...Read More

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Would Rabindranath Tagore have stood up for the national anthem to prove his patriotism today?

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Would Rabindranath Tagore have stood up for the national anthem to prove his patriotism today?

"If the whole world grows at last into an exaggerated West, then such an illimitable parody of the modern age will die, crushed beneath i...Read More

Jana Gana Mana vs Vande Mataram – How was India’s national anthem chosen?

Jana Gana Mana vs Vande Mataram – How was India’s national anthem chosen?

And while we may now sing it at almost every movie screening and other public and private events, there was a time, when the song was alm...Read More

When Rabindranath Tagore became the first non-European Nobel Laureate, and how that award was stolen

When Rabindranath Tagore became the first non-European Nobel Laureate, and how that award was stolen

Reports suggest that Tagore used the monetary award that came with the Nobel to set up what would eventually become known as Vishwa Bhart...Read More

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Did you know he was obsessed with Horlicks?

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Did you know he was obsessed with Horlicks?

Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's love for food was no secret.

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Why does Tagore's birthday keep changing every year?

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Why does Tagore's birthday keep changing every year?

Rabindranath Tagore, one of the world's most prolific poet and cultural icon, was born on May 7, 1861. Tagore became the first Asian Nobe...Read More

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Full text of 'Where Mind is Without Fear' – only Gurudev poem millennials know

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2020: Full text of 'Where Mind is Without Fear' – only Gurudev poem millennials know

If one were an alien suddenly dropped on Indian millennial Twitter, one would think that the sum total of all knowledge of most Indians c...Read More

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