He had prepared some prose versions of his Bengali collection of poems called Gitanjali Song Offeringsreligious poems for the most part of a lyrical and devotional sort very much akin to the songs of the ancient Hindu sect called Vaishnava.
It is sometimes said that Rabindranath was the last of the great traditional Indian poets. He was the greatest religious genius in India ever produced.
Here in case of village reformation and reconstruction Rabindranath is not a romantic poet, but a full-fledged social-reformer. Swarnakumari was a great writer, editor, song-composer and social worker.
As part of his economic programme Tagore always emphasized on expansion of small-scale cottage industries in the villages with all its variety.
Quoted in Das Gupta Apart from eradication of poverty and ignorance Tagore stressed on ideal education for cultural enlightenment of the village people so that they can be worthy of cultivating proper human values.
This is the youngest religion of India and Bangladesh. By nature Rabindranath was a poet of susceptible mind and a humanist in particular. Poet and Dramatist 2d rev.
Alone in the mountains, Debendranath instructed him in Sanskrit, English, and astronomy and taught him the ancient Hindu religious texts.
Yet his first encounter with rural Bengal, particularly with rural life of greater East Bengal came to him as a surprise. Debendranath Tagore was the founder of the Brahmo Religion inwhich today is identical with Brahmoism.
Tagore believed that only a strong democratic and benevolent society can help to develop a welfare state beneficial to common people. The sense of humanism was deeply embedded in his thinking-religious, social or even cultural, and his varied creativity or social activities.
The result was positive. He laughed away this idea so easily that I could not help feeling that our leaders had their conception of the country borrowed from some foreign school.
The money was lent without any collateral support by the money-receivers. Khanolkar, The Lute and the Plough: The essays in Toward Universal Man show him as a social and political theorist. But this is not all.Rabindra Nath Tagore is one of the most popular and respected names of Indian literature and music.
Popularly known as Gurudev, he was a renowned poet, musician, writer, educationist, painter and social reformer.
Gurudev—a multi talented personality—was honoured with. Rabindranath Tagore () was a Bengali poet, philosopher, social reformer, and dramatist who came into international prominence when he was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in Rabindranath Tagore or simply Rabindranath as he is known in India, was born into an affluent and brilliantly talented Calcutta family on May 7, Debendranath Tagore, Indian Social Reformer Debendranath Tagore, father of Rabindranath Tagore was the founder of the Brahmo religion in More on Debendranath Tagore, Indian Social Reformer (1).
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Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore also known as Gurudev, was a renowned Bengali poet, playwright, novelist, visual artist, composer, educationist, social reformer, nationalist and business-manager.
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