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Ravindranath Tagor Jayanti Date


Ravindra Tagor Jayanti is celebrated 8th May this year  and every Year.Ravindranath Tagor Jayanti is known as birth anniversary of Shri Ravindranath Tagor.

About Ravindranath Tagor Jayanti

RavindraNath Yagor  Jayanti is the day which marks the birth anniversary of the great scholar and novelist Ravindranath Tagore. Birthday of the poet laureate Ravindra Nath Tagore is celebrated on 25th day of Baisakh.

In Kolkatta it is popularly called Poncheeshe Boishakh and is celebrated ceremoniously and jauntiness all across West Bengal.

According to Gregorian calendar Ravindra Jayanti is celebrated on 8th or 9th may every year in the month of May. Homage is paid to Rabindranath on this day.

Ravindranath Tagore was born in Calcutta in an affluent Brahmin family. Ravindranath was the youngest sibling of the family.

An eminent poet, visual artist, playwright, novelist, and composer Ravindranath Tagoregave a new dimension to Indian literature and music in late 19th and early 20th centuries.

He became Asia's first laureate winner of the most prestigious award Nobel Prize in1913.

Ravindranath Tagor Jayanti Celebration

Ravindranath Tagore Jayanti celebrates the birthday of Tagore, one of India’s noblest sons. He is

Born in his hometown of Kolkata on the 7th of May, in 1861, he has been given the epithet of Gurudev, a reflection of the high esteem he is held in by thousands all over the country.

The festival, now a distinctive part of the city’s cultural identity, is a platform for budding artistes and is marked by a number of cultural shows and performances throughout Kolkata and other parts of West Bengal. Performances of Rabeendra Sangeet, the genre of music developed by Tagore that combines classical music and Bengali folk music, is an integral feature of the festival. Artistes are tested, extended patronage to and celebrated on this occasion.
internationally reputed as India’s first Nobel Prize winner, a revolutionary thinker and philosopher, a devoted educationist and a musician par excellence.

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