THE BOUNDARIES OF COGNITION- HOPE & FEAR

THE BOUNDARIES OF COGNITION-‘HOPE’ & ‘FEAR’ This should be a philosopher’s topic. But I am tempted to handle it, prodded by an inquisitive pen. I have nothing as a pre-text and is just letting the drifting thoughts to coalesce. The …

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PHOTOGRAPHICALLY YOURS: PART-3

PHOTOGRAPHICALLY YOURS: PART-3 DEALINGS WITH BEAUTY Among many other creative inputs from Rabindranath Tagore, a masterstroke of him was ‘depiction of beauty’. Usually ‘expressing beauty’ is the domain of poets, artists and musician; Rabindranath being all combined into one it …

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“Perpetual Creation”: Musings on Tagore’s ‘Eastern University’

“Perpetual Creation”: Musings on Tagore’s ‘Eastern University’ in a troubled India by Supurna Dasgupta (Supurna Dasgupta is pursuing M.Phil.,Department of English, University of Delhi) published in Campus Politics 2014 Having been brought up in an atmosphere (at home and outside) …

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25 BAISAKH – 153rd BIRTHDAY OF RABINDRANATH

25 BAISAKH – 153rd BIRTHDAY OF RABINDRANATH THE FRIEND OF THE FRIENDS Rabindranath Tagore has been and will be interpreted from multiple view points, expectedly, being in tandem with Tagore’s own ability to establish the power of human intellect to …

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EMPTINESS & THE ‘MULTIVERSE’

EMPTINESS &THE ‘MULTIVERSE’ After a considerable dithering on selecting a suitable topic to muse about; I ultimately give in to the emptiness of thought. It happens sometimes in Santiniketan, you know, when Summer starts to manifest its elements and when …

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PERCEPTION OF ERRORS

PERCEPTION OF ERRORS At times I really feel we are living in an error prone time. It is not easy to perceive a rather straight forward approach about almost anything, contradictions would be too real, confusion almost inevitable. Reading Rabindranath …

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RABINDRANATH TAGORE, as on TODAY

RABINDRANATH TAGORE, as on TODAY date: SEPTEMBER 2013 RABINDRANATH: TOO MANY PERSPECTIVES? I started to pen down this sketchy article on 22 Shravan,1418 Bangabda – almost two years before; not knowing exactly when I shall be able to finish this. …

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TAGORE STUDIES: FIXING OF TIME FRAME

TAGORE STUDIES: FIXING OF TIME FRAME  THE PREFACE: ‘Rabindra-Studies’ is a vast subject pursued by academics/ Rabindra-scholars. In Santiniketan, in an open platform, various aspects of Rabindranath Tagore are probed for about a week in ‘Rabindra- Saptaho’. Rabindra Bhavana at …

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