Rabindranath Tagore for the 21st Century Reader is an anthology of some of the most celebrated works of the Nobel Laureate, Rabindranath Tagore.
Summary of the Book
Rabindranath Tagore for the 21st Century Reader is a brilliant collection of Rabindranath Tagore’s novella, poems, short stories and a play. The book comprises of the novel, The Home and the World and the novella, The Monk-King. In addition, it also comprises of six short stories, poems and a play, Chandalika. This book is a must-have for fans of Rabindranath Tagore.
About Rabindranath Tagore
Rabindranath Tagore was an Indian poet, writer, musician, painter, musician, painter, philosopher and politician. His writings are considered the epitome of Bengali literature and several of his short stories and novels have been translated into many languages and have subsequently been adapted into hit movies. He is best remembered for Gora, Kabuliwallah, The Home And The World and Chokher Bali. He was the first Indian to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, largely for the English translation of the Gitanjali. He was also conferred a knighthood by the British Empire which he renounced to protest against the Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre.