Abhisar, translated as ‘The Tryst’, was written by Rabindranath in 1899. It is a story poem based on Upagupta, a Buddhist monk who lived in the 300 …Abhisar by Rabindranath Tagore
One of the countries often in news nowadays is Myanmar or Burma. George Orwell’s novel, Burmese Days (1934), showcased a …Rohingyas, Rifts and Peace
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Romanticised by writers and artists over time, freedom has been variously interpreted. There is the freedom of birds that fly, of the clouds that …The Many Faces of ‘Freedom’
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Naibedya Sanchayita ‘Tran (Deliverance)’ was first published in 1901 in a collection known as Naibedya (Offering to God). Here we present a …Deliverance by Tagore
Goutam Ghose: Photo provided by Niyogy Books Goutam Ghose is a well-known award-winning film director, scriptwriter and even actor. He has been the …In Conversation with Goutam Ghose
Courtesy: Creative Commons On August 8th 2021, the chief of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, pointed out during the closing ceremony…Triumph of the Human Spirit