Tagore- Indian Nation Pride

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Life Story


  • Father name was Maharishi Debendranath Tagore, well known Hindu Rereformer  and mystic.
  • Mother name was Shrimati Sharada Devi.


  • Born on May 7,1861 in Calcutta, ( Kolkota), West Bengal, India, into distinguish family
  • December 9,1883 . He married Mrinalli Devi, They have five children two of them died before reaching adulthood.
  • 1890, Tagore manage his family’s vast estate in Shilaldaha, a region now is in Bangladesh.


  • Tagore received his education at home. He was taught in Bengali language with English lesson.
  • He read the Bengali poets since his early age.
  • First school was Oriental Seminary, Get education with various schooling : Normal School, Bengal Academy, St. Xavier School.
  • By the age of eight years he started writing poetry by himself.
  • Tagore was send in England 1878 for higher studies for Law at University of College, London
  • Tagore left his college law to explore Shakespeare and more, He was called by his father and returned degree-less in 1880.


  • Tagore represents the best of Modern and Ancient Indian Intellectual thoughts.
  • His father wanted him to become a barrister and he was send to England also because of this reason.
  • Tagore joined National Congress.
  • Tagore lampooned the Swadeshi movement, and rebuked it in ” The Cut of the Charkha” an acrid 1925 essay.
  • Swadeshi movement, beginning with Partition of Bengal in 1905 and continue till 1908.
  • Tagore withdrew from the forefront of the nationalist movement after an eighteen year old, Khudiram Bose.


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