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Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2024: 10 powerful quotes by the Nobel laureate

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2024: From love to life, here is a list of powerful quotes by Tagore that gives us a fresh perspective.

According to the Bengali calendar, Rabindra Jayanti will be observed on May 8 this year. (Pinterest)
Published on May 07, 2024 08:08 PM IST
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Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2024: Will it be celebrated on May 7 or May 9?

Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti 2024: As per Gregorian calendar, Rabindra Jayanti falls on May 7, but according to Bengali calendar, it will be observed on May 8.

Rabindranath Tagore's birth anniversary, lovingly referred to as Rabindra Jayanti, is celebrated in the homes of Bengalis with poetry, songs and drama(File Photo)
Published on May 07, 2024 12:50 PM IST
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Visva-Bharati’s eviction order against economist Amartya Sen illegal: Bengal court

The issue has become controversial with the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) alleging that Sen was victimised for criticising Centre’s policies

Economist and Nobel Laureate, Amartya Sen. (File photo)
Published on Jan 31, 2024 05:52 PM IST

Santiniketan’s annual fair started by Tagore’s father to resume after 3 years

Visva-Bharati’s former vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty had stopped the fair in 2020 citing overcrowding, pollution and misuse of campus land by artisans and local traders who set up stalls

The Poush Mela, which draws thousands of people and even foreign tourists, has been an integral part of the Santiniketan township and Visva-Bharati. (File)
Published on Dec 02, 2023 02:43 PM IST

Review: Rituparno Ghosh On/And Film edited by Somdatta Mandal and Koushik Mondal

Award winning film maker Rituparno Ghosh was also a writer of profiles, short stories and song lyrics in Bengali. This volume includes a collection of his writing translated into English

Bengali filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh won around 12 national and some international awards for his critical and commercially successful films like Unishe April, Dahan, Asukh, Chokher Bali, Raincoat, Bariwali, Antarmahal, Noukadubi, Abohoman, Chitrangada and The Last Lear. (Prateek Choudhary/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Nov 22, 2023 09:54 AM IST
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