Remarks:B&W Illustrations, No dust jacket and the book is just fine.
Size:120 x 177 mm
The Renowned Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore in this collection of essays has done his best to discover the true essence of man. To do this he has taken recourse to Hindu texts and philosophy to show us the true potentials of man. He takes us to the core of the matter as he discusses the inner conflicts that man has to overcome to reach the levels of consciousness that allow him to achieve harmony with all existence. A book that provides us with much food for thought as well as giving us an opportunity to look inwards to analyze ,our own shortcomings.
One of India's most cherished figures, Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1914) was a novelist, short-story writer, poet, essayist, painter, educationist and thinker, the first non-European to be awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1913. He modernised Bengali literature, moving it away from its rigid classical form and strict linguistic structure. Known for works such as Gitanjali (Song Offerings), Gora (Fair-Faced) and Ghare-Baire (The Home and the World,) his novels, short stories and verse are considered part of the greatest of world literature, famous for their exploration of the political and the personal.