A drama by the great writer and Nobel Prize winner Rabindranath Tagore. Rabindranath Tagore, Nobel Laureate, was born on 7th May 1861 and was died in 1941.He was rewned poet, playwright, and velist of the modern India. He was a Bengali Author who reshaped Bengali Literature and Music. He Penned 'Gitanjali', which is deeply sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, after which he acclaimed the title 'Nobel Laureate'. He was the first n-European to get 'Nobel Prize' in Literature in 1913. He started poetry writing from his early age of eight years and published his first poetry collection under the name Sun Lion ('Bhanushingho). Later he wrote his first dramas and short stories in 1877. He founded the 'Visva-Bharati University'. Gitanjali (Song Offerings), Gora (Fair-Faced), and Ghare-Baire (The Home and the World) are his best-kwn works. His verse, short stories, and vels were acclaimed for their lyricism, colloquialism, naturalism, and contemplation. Tagore has written two national anthems - 'India's Jana Gana Mana' and 'Bangladesh's Amar Shonar Bangla'. India's Jana Gana Mana' was adopted as India's national Anthem after Independence from British, and Bangladesh adopted 'Bangladesh's Amar Shonar Bangla' as National Anthem in 1971.
Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was the youngest son of Debendranath Tagore, a leader of the Brahmo Samaj, which was a new religious sect in nineteenth-century Bengal and which attempted a revival of the ultimate monistic basis of Hinduism as laid down in the Upanishads. agore had early success as a writer in his native Bengal. With his translations of some of his poems he became rapidly known in the West. In fact his fame attained a luminous height, taking him across continents on lecture tours and tours of friendship. For the world he became the voice of India's spiritual heritage; and for India, especially for Bengal, he became a great living institution.
Noted Writer and Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore