“O heart of mine, awake in this holy place of pilgrimage In this land of India, on the shore of vast humanity”.
Today India marks the birthday anniversary of poetic genius Rabindranath Tagore. Tagore was born on May 7, 1861 in the Jorasanko Mansion, Calcutta. He alone transformed literature and music those are still remembered and hummed by all. Rabindranath Tagore, the author of ‘Gitanjali’, is the first Indian to win Nobel Prize in 1913. He started writing when he was 12 years old.
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