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Thursday, May 9, 2013

152 Birthday Of Rabindranath At Jorasanko Thakur Bari

At the early morning I reached at the venue of this day's function -
Jorasanko Thakur Bari. Various prominent singers were already there to
perform songs of Tagore. I went upstairs to see the rooms and museum
of Rabindranath. I observed the visitors of this special day, on the
veranda, in the rooms - and felt the presence of poet everywhere.
Watched the booth of FM radio at the courtyard below, watched the
lonely lady sitting on the stair perhaps waiting for someone. I paid
homage to Rabindranath in his rooms, I went through Bichitra Bhavan
too. I observed the clothes, personal belongings and furniture used by
the poet and his family members.
It was a special day for me.

A. B.

1 comment:

Debosmita Roy said...

Nice post of Jorasanko Thakur Bari, the ancestral home of the Tagore family. The house has been restored and currently serves as the Tagore museum .Apart from the heritage routine, Rabindra Bharati University organizes regular cultural programmes ,festival of arts etc. Explore Jorasanko Thakurbari for more details.