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India Celebrates an artful Independence Day

BY- SIDDHI JAIN   While physical get-togethers to mark India's Independence Day may not be possible this year in the light of the pandemic, virtual...

Culture Builds Bridges, Not Walls: Shashi Tharoor

By Siddhi Jain A strong believer of the uniting power of the arts and culture, parliamentarian and renowned author Shashi Tharoor has said that culture...

COVID-19: Shashi Tharoor, Isheeta Ganguly Perform National Anthem

By Siddhi Jain A heartfelt rendition of India's National Anthem 'Jana Gana Mana', featuring the voices of Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor and Tagore fusion...

8 must-read works of Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore was the pioneer of Bengali Literature. He has many landmarks works to his name which continues to inspire masses. His collection...

Different Versions of India’s National Song ‘Vande Mataram’ over the past 140 Years of its History

'Vande Mataram' is the National Song of India written by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay The song was published in 1876 in a mix of...

West Bengal Celebrates 156th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore

New Delhi, May 7, 2017:  "I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold,...

Seattle in US to bring one of the Rabindranath Tagore’s finest compositions to the public

Seattle, March 15, 2017: A century after Rabindranath Tagores visit to Seattle in 1916, a South Asian Arts Organisation based in the Washington State...

Bollywood’s superstar Shah Rukh Khan mixes Rabindranath Tagore’s eternal symphony ‘Bideshini’ in West Bengal Tourism ad

Kolkata, Feb 6, 2017:  Bollywood's superstar Shah Rukh Khan's signature style mixes with Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore's eternal symphony in inviting tourists from...

‘Baul’ Singer Pradip Bauri arrested for theft of Rabindranath Tagore’s Nobel Prize Medal in 2004

Kolkata, Nov 25, 2016: A 'baul' singer has been taken into police custody for his suspected association in the theft of Rabindranath Tagore's Nobel Prize...

Mumbai will present Rabindranath Tagore’s Play ‘Mayar Khela’ in the form of Opera

Mumbai, November 16, 2016: Rabindranath Tagore's play "Mayar Khela" is scheduled to be showcased here in the form of an opera. NewsGram brings to you latest...

Home where Rabindranath Tagore found inspiration for his Epic ‘Gitanjali’ is now in ruins

Mahesh Khan is now home to leopards and leeches. Some furniture was stolen, others devoured by termites Mahesh Khan is special to Tagore...

Tagore Festival in Cairo celebrates the life and times of the Bard

By Shillpi A Singh In 2016, May 8 coincided with Ponchishe Boishakh (25th day of the Baisakh month) of the Bangla calendar that also happened...

German scholar to translate Rabindranath to mark his anniversary

Germany: In early May, Rabindranath’s birth anniversary will be celebrated with just routine fanfare. The big anniversaries are over: 150th birth anniversary (2011); the...

India awards Rs. 265 m contract to set up Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Auditorium in Ruhuna University

As part of its development partnership with Sri Lanka in the field of higher education, the Government of India is undertaking a project to...

Tagore and our ‘parrot’s training’

Once upon a time, there was this illiterate bird in the kingdom. It sang songs, but never read the scriptures. It jumped about and...

‘Kadambari’ best film at Washington South Asian Film Festival

Washington: 'Kadambari', a Bengali film centred around Kadambari Devi, sister-in-law of Rabindranath Tagore with whom he is supposed to have had a close, personal...

Nursery rhymes: Why should “Pussy Cat” go to London even after 67 years of independence?

It’s not erroneous to make children learn the English nursery rhymes as they become aware of a new culture and it bridges the gap between the East and the West.

Visva Bharati University: No longer an epitome of Rabindranath Tagore’s idea of education?

By Arnab Mitra Education could not be complete without knowing your own cultural roots.  - Rabindranath Tagore. Shantiniketan is a celebrated emblem of Bengal’s art and...

The never ending journey to self discovery: Remembering Rabindranath Tagore

By Prachi Mishra In this playhouse of infinite forms, I have had my play and here have I caught sight of him that is formless....

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