scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 221
Rabindranath Tagore RabindranathTagore was an Indian poet philosopher and Nobel laureate He was born in 1861 in Calcutta India into a wealthy family He was the son of Debendranath Tagore a philosopher Rabindranath Tagore began to write poetry as a child When he was 17 years old his first book appeared In 1878 after a brief stay in England he returned to India where he quickly became the most important and popular author of the colonial era He wrote poetry short stories novels and plays His Collected Poems and Plays was published in 1966 He also composed several hundred popular songs In 1929 he also began painting Rabindranath Tagore was a dedicated internationalist and educator He established a school in 1901 in his estate in Bengal He did this to teach a blend of eastern and western philosophies His school was expanded into an international university in 1921 called Visva-Bharati He also lectured and traveled throughout the world Rabindranath Tagore wrote primarily in Bengali but translated a number of his works into English himself Tagores writing is full of imagination religion and his love of his homeland and nature The Nobel Prize in literature was awarded to him in 1913 He was knighted by the British king George V in 1915 but renounced his knighthood in 1919 following the massacre of almost 400 Indian demonstrators by British troops Rabindranath Tagore died in 1941
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA