Rabindranath Tagore FRAS, and also known by his sobriquets Gurudev, Kabiguru, and Biswakabi, was a Bengali polymath, poet, musician, and artist from the Indian subcontinent.
Vadehra Art Gallery will present forty works by the artist Jogen Chowdhury in a travelling exhibition featuring a collection from the Glenbarra Art Museum in Himeji, Japan, most recently exhibited in Kolkata in November 2019 and in Mumbai by Pundole Art Gallery in January 2020. The exhibition, which will be on display from March 21 to April 5 at Bikaner House, spans four decades of work by the artist, comprising works on paper, with ink and pastels, his most preferred medium, with the earliest work on view from 1965.
The Karnataka High Court has stayed the expansion project of the Karwar port on the state's west coast, an official said on Friday.
21 Circumventing its age old tradition, the Visva-Bharati University is considering celebrating Basanta Utsav (Spring Festival) ahead of the March 9 "Dol" (Holi) fest and restrict the entry of visitors to the programme.
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Thursday said for a robust democracy to survive, it was essential that all elected members get the right to raise issues related to general public and the government should take those views seriously.
(life) Any form of art can uplift you to a different level, and cross-form collaborations are important to find artistic inspiration, says Paresh Maity, a 2014 Padma Shri recipient and one of India's most popular artists.
Sixteen-year-old Vidhi Shah, has become a published author after writing and publishing her first book in the form of a poetry collection.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Wednesday said that India has traditionally been "Hindutvawadi" and that the Sangh regards the 130 crore population of the country as "Hindu society" irrespective of the diversity of religion and culture here.
21 (life) An exhibition of artworks titled "After Sight" by Indian artist Benode Behari Mukherjee (1904-1980) is set to kick off at the David Zwirner gallery in London next month.
Indian ethos is all about moderation not given to excesses and will certainly endure the present onslaught by communal forces, firebrand Trinamool Congress Member of Parliament Mahua Moitra averred categorically rejecting the idea of nationalism being thrust upon by the Centre.
It's named after the Nobel laureate but the Tagore International Literature & Arts Festival in Madhya Pradesh capital Bhopal next month will not only be a celebration of the poet but also of Hindi and other Indian languages - and could some day bring global languages within its fold, its organisers say.