The Nobel Prize in Literature 1913
Indian Poet, Bangali, English. All literary genres. Voice of India's Spiritual Heritage. Social reformer. Promoted gender equality, empowerment of women. Indian National Movement participant. Mahathma Gandhi was his devoted friend. Founder, school in Shantiniketan. Author, National Anthem of India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka.
"Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom."
Bichitra: Online Tagore Variorum, School of Cultural Texts and Records, Jadavpur University. The Ministry of Culture, Government of India sponsored the project on the occasion of Tagore's 150th birth anniversary. It is a fully integrated knowledge site comprising all Tagore's literary works in Bengali and English, but excluding most letters, speeches, textbooks and translations (except Tagore's translations from his own Bengali).
Books by Tagore, Rabindranath, Project Gutenberg.
Works by or about Rabindranath Tagore at Internet Archive.
Find in a library near you. In Worldcat page, click book of interest to you. Scroll down to libraries which possess book. Possibly more than one person with same name
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Name: Rabindranath Tagore
Birth: 7 May 1861, Calcutta, British ruled India
Death: 7 August 1941, Calcutta, British ruled India
Residence at the time of the award: India
Prize motivation: "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"
Languages: Bangali, English