Containing an assortment of one hundred and three poems, Gitanjali: Rabindranath Tagore is an English translation of various poems and works of the . Gitanjali – Profound spiritual poems of Rabindranath Tagore written after a period of great turmoil, during which he lost much of his family. Project Gutenberg · 58, free ebooks · 33 by Rabindranath Tagore. Gitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore. No cover available. Download; Bibrec.

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Tagore prays to God to give him strength to absorb his joys and sorrows faced in life and not to get drifted away by them. There are numerous images and experiences in my mind reading these poems.

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An International Journal in English. Even so, in death the same unknown will appear as ever known to me. Poem 26 He came and sat by my side but I woke not. Read it if you want to or if have some time to spare. Thou art rabundranath solitary wayfarer in this deserted street. They build their houses with sand and they play with empty shells. Maybe because I have similar spiritual quest going on inside me, or maybe I feel the similar kind of love, if not as great as Tagore’s, for the Unknown.

Bhanusimha Thakurer Padabali Gitanjali He is my own little self, my lord, he knows no shame; but I am ashamed to come to thy door in his company.

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His compositions were chosen by two nations as national anthems: He was a spiritual man, and his poems depict that love. With his words, he paints amazingly vivid landscapes incorporating into his verses all the elements of nature that apart from their own hues and ti Hmm, I seem to be too lost to begin with this review. And tafore is also what I appreciate in Tagore, he loves life, he loves the world, and for that he welcomes death itself in its entirety. Because I want to slowly and wholely taste every word, rather than swallow the whole book at once.


This was my first glimpse into Tagore’s works, streamlined with an essence of the spiritual and devotion to the Almighty. Silence There is a deep stillness around us even within the endless noises. Maybe, it is rabindranaht to take some time for me to come out of rabindramath world that I have lost myself into while reading Gitanjali. Timeline List of works. Bengali-language literature Bengali poetry Poetry collections by Rabindranath Tagore poems rabindraanth.

When I started this feetanjali, I swore I will never read more than pages of it at a time. The child cries out when from geehanjali right breast the mother takes it away, in the very next moment to find in the left one its consolation. I have roamed from country to country keeping her in the core of my heart, and around her have risen and fallen the growth and decay of my life.

Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in “because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West. When in doubt, I run 2 Tagore. To ask other readers questions about Gitanjaliplease sign up. Where the world has not been broken up into fragments by narrow domestic walls.

Why did the touch of his garland not brush my neck. The work was originally written in Bengali published over different Bengali books on poetry from where poems have been picked, compiled getanjali consolidated in this book.

Gitanjali – Profound Spiritual Poems of Rabindranath Tagore

View all 39 comments. She has her simple mat and lamp shining ceaselessly. A collection of beautiful poems you might not want to miss reading! Tagore wanted to show his strong devotion to God by singing Him beautiful songs he drew from the deepest part of his heart.

One may open to almost any page to experience beautiful poetry like these line from Poem For a reader uninitiated in Tagore, it is my humble recommendation that they read the prose-verses of Gitanjali only after gaining familiarity with some of his other works. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


This collection of poems made me feel the connection others might have to god,death,pain and being a human. I’m in no manner much of a spiritual person, myself. I have questions, though. Death As the dark visitor comes to take the seeker away. Hungry Stones Kabuliwala List of stories. Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore was one of the most important writers in 20th-century Indian literature.

The book shook the whole world and placed India, Rabindranath Tagore and Gitanjali on international arena of literature. How is one to know that the time has come to be united with God? This is one precious book!!

Early life Middle years Political views. During those days, I used to fall asleep reading it, carry it to my school, read it whenever I was overjoyed,read it whenever any kind of sadness overtook me; the result was the same: Many a man knocked at my door and asked for her and turned away in despair. They seek not for hidden treasures, they know not how to cast nets. The Gardener 4 Stars Nationalism 3 Stars This book forms part of my remarkably extensive reading list on Nobel Prize for Literature Awardees This review along with other reviews has been cross-posted at imbookedindefinitely A free ebook copy is legally downloadable here, along with a voluminous number of other works: Tempest roams in the pathless sky, ships get wrecked in the trackless water, death is abroad and children play.

Retrieved 14 August No doubt these song offerings could be subject to hermeneutic principle.