The year 2010 is very important for those who are interested in culture, especially the
literary arts, as the one hundred and fiftieth birth centenary of Rabindranath Tagore, the
first Nobel laureate of India is celebrated this year.
Prabal Pramaniks Academy of Arts celebrated the birth anniversary of Rabindranath
Tagore at Kalyani Art gallery at the art complex at Bhamlada.
An exhibition on Gitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore was inaugurated by lighting
the lamp in a ceremonial manner. A movie made by the academy on Gitanjali in Hindi was
screened. The movie was a unique one on Tagore as the presentation was in a different
There was a seminor on Tagore at Kalyani hall. Suresh Pathania, Narsingh lal Agnigohotri,
Chanda Singh Kalhon and Prabal Pramanik presented their views about the significance of
Rabindranath Tagore today.
The philosophy of tagore in his poetic rendition had a greater artistic impact when
coupled with the photography of Arup Chandra. This was the first time Rabindra jayanti
(the birth day) of Tagore was celebrated in this area.