Rabindranath Tagore or Robidronath Thakur was also known as Bhanu Singha Takure. Rabindranath Tagore was a polymath, Musician, artist, and Ayurveda searcher form the Indian Subcontinent. At a very young age, Rabindranath Tagore took part in the Bengal renaissance, and his family was also quite active in the participation.
Let’s have a look at the biography of this great poet in this short article.
Rabindranath Tagore: Personal Info
Rabindranath Tagore was born on 7th May in the year 1861 in Kush, Bardwan, West Bengal, Kolkata. Rabindranath Tagore lost his mother in his childhood while his father was a traveler, so he was mostly raised by the maids. Rabindranath Tagore was the youngest among his siblings.
Rabindranath Tagore married Mrinalini Devi.
|REAL NAME||Rabindranath Tagore|
|NICKNAME||Bhanu Singha Takure, Gurdev, Rabi,|
|FAMOUS FOR||giving the words of national anthem of India and Bangladesh|
|DATE OF BIRTH||7 May 1861|
|BIRTHPLACE||Kush, Bardwan, Kolkata, Bengal, India|
|PARENTS||Debendranath Tagore, Sarada Devi|
|AWARDS||Noble Prize in Literature 1913|
|DIED||7 August 1941|
Rabindranath Tagore spent his last year in severe pain. In the year 1937, he went to comatose conditions.
Rabindranath Tagore died on 7th August in 1941 in the place where he was born.
Rabindranath Tagore: Education
At the start, Rabindranath Tagore was not much interested in the school. After that, he went to the University in London to get a law education, but he dropped this and started to get lessons about Shakespeare on his own.
Rabindranath Tagore has learned the essence and the thoughts of the English literature, He also learned the music there.
In 1878, Rabindranath Tagore went to England to become the barrister that was his father’s wish.
So, the education of Rabindranath Tagore began in Brighton,East Sussex, England at a public school.
After all, he returned to India and married Mrinalini Devi.
Rabindranath Tagore: Writing Skills
At a very young age, when he was near about eight years old, Rabindranath Tagore started writing poems that he published under the name of the pseudonym Bhanusimha.
Rabindranath Tagore also wrote the short stories in 1877. The name of his short stories was Bhikharini.
In 1882, he wrote the collection of the poems and gave the name for that collection Sandhya Sangit.
Rabindranath Tagore has great knowledge about the literature and poems. Many of the different countries have even shown interest in paying tribute to the Rabindranath Tagore.
There are five museums dedicated to Rabindranath Tagore. In these five, three are in India while the other two are in Bangladesh.
Rabindranath Tagore: Social & Educational Activities
Rabindranath’s father bought a huge land for the meditation and named the land as Shantiniketan. Tagore founded an Ashram here in 1863; this was like a prayer hall with the marble flooring. He called that land or hall as The Mandir.
In the year 1901, Rabindranath Tagore established an open school for students on that land. The school that started by Rabindranath Tagore was named Patha Bhavana. At the start, there were only five students came.
Rabindranath Tagore was one of the great musicians and artists of India. Rabindranath Tagore also represents our country on the Westside, where he went for getting higher education in law as for his father’s wish.
Rabindranath Tagore was a good teacher. He uses to teach his students about the arts and poems. He has published many books based on his poems.
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