RABINDRA NATH TAGORE : Essay

English_Master January 18, 2016 No Comments
RABINDRA NATH TAGORE  Rabindra Nath Tagore was born on 6th May, 1861 in a well-to-do family of Thakurs of Bengal. His mother died when he was quite young, so his fattier, Devendranath, had to look after him. Rabindra Nath was averse to studying at conventional schools from the very beginning. He disliked the set rules and the monotonous life that schools of those days provided. He was up to freedom of the body and the soul. He was, therefore, allowed to receive education at home. Yet progress was very slow. Rabindra Nath loved to be carefree, dreamy and thoughtful. His love for nature grew with years. At the age of 16 he was sent to England but he returned home after some time, without doing anything. He started writing poetry at the early age of 15. Very soon his poetry brought rum name and fame. It reflected his thoughts and feelings. His early poems were given the title of “Morning Songs.” Simultaneously with poetry, Tagore was writing dramas and prose. Though his earlier plays are more like literary exercises, and reveal him more as a painter than a dramatist, yet ‘The Post Office” written in later years was given a great reception. He wrote a number of stories and...
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Short Essay on RABINDRA NATH TAGORE

English_Master April 11, 2015 No Comments
RABINDRA NATH TAGORE Rabindra Nath Tagore was born on 6th May, 1861 in a well-to-do family of Thakurs of Bengal. His mother died when he was quite young, o his father, Devendranath, had to look after him. Rabindra Nath was averse to studying at conventional schools from the very beginning. He disliked the set rules and the monotonous life that schools of those days provided. He was up to freedom o0f the body and the soul. He was, therefore, allowed to receive education at home. Yet progress was very slow. Rabindra Nath loved to be carefree, dreamy and thoughtful. His love for nature grew with years. At the age of 16 he was sent to England but he returned home after some time, without doing anything. He started writing poetry at the early age of 25. Very soon his poetry brought him name and fame. It reflected his thoughts and feelings. His early poems were given the title of “Morning Songs”. Simultaneously with poetry, Tagore was writing dramas and prose. Though his earlier plays are more like literary exercises and reveal him more as a painter than a dramatist, yet ‘The Post Office’ written in later years was given a great reception. He wrote a number of stories and...
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