Monday, 7 May 2018


- Manoj Kulkarni

Rabindranatha Thakur with his Nobel Prize for Literature.

Tagore's Bengali 'Geetanjali'.
Today is Birth Anniversary of great Indian Author & Poet Rabindranatha Thakur...famous as Tagore!

Aparna Sen in Ray's 'Teen Kanya' (1961) on Tagore's story!


Highly respected Bengali personality..Rabindranatha Thakur's literature like 'Geetanjali' & creation of 'Robindra Music' renowned! He contributed a lot to all forms of Indian art! He became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. He is regarded as the outstanding creative artist of the modern Indian subcontinent!
Prosenjit Chatterjee & Raima Sen in Rituparno Ghosh's 
film 'Noukadubi' (2011) on Tagore's novel.
His novels & short stories adopted by filmmakers for screen like.. Tapan Sinha's 'Kabuliwala' (1957), Satyajit Ray's 'Teen Kanya' (1961) to Rituparno Ghosh's 'Chokher Bali' (2003) & 'Nauka Dubi' (2011).

Remembering this genius with his most famous & my favourite Bengali poem..

"Jodi tor dak shune keu na..
Ase tobe ekla chole re..!"

(If they answer not to you..Walk alone!)

Humble Tribute!!

- Manoj Kulkarni
['Chitrasrushti', Pune, India]

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