Seedling

Asha (Hope)

793
28. Poem 'Asha (Hope)' of the book Purabi (name of an Indian Raga played in the evening), written on board SS Andes on 19...
Seedling

The Artist

745
4. Poem 'The Artist' - From the book 'Charrar Chhabi' (Picture in rhymes) written in 1938 Translator's Note: The number of songs composed by Tagore...
Seedling

Patra

713
5. Poem 'Patra ' (Letter) in the book Punascha (Again). Written by Tagore in the early thirties of the twentieth Century. Translator's note: "What is...
Seedling

Ornate

826
6. Poem 'Janmadin' (Birthday) from the book 'Nabajatak' (Newborn) written on the seashore resort at Puri (Orissa) on the 79th birthday of the Poet...
Seedling

Grief

846
7. Poem No: 18 of the book Sesh Saptak, written in 1935. Translator's note: The following quote from the Poet's essay Dukkha (Sorrow) from his...
Seedling

Birodh

791
12. Poem 'Birodh' (Strife) of the book 'Bithika' written at Santiniketan in 1935. Translator's note: The Poet does not long for a Utopia, but considers...
Seedling

Madhumay

774
9. Poem 'Madhumay Prithibir Dhuli' (Sweet is the Earth's dust) of the book AROGYA (Recovery) written on the 14th Feb. 1941, the year of...
Seedling

Sphulingo & Kanika

748
Translator's note: I am unaware of any other piece better capturing the solemnity and wonder of Nature, manifesting through its both macro and micro...
Seedling

Tagore the Wag

888
Preamble: While Tagore was an embodiment of supreme dignity, spirituality and aesthetics, his mobility between that height and the mundane, including very refined practical...
Karmafal

Karmafal

898
15. Poem: Karmafal (Recompense) of the book Kshanika (Momentary) written at the beginning of the 20th Century. (Translator's note: It seems this poem was written...