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Various Themes of Gitanjali of Rabindranath Tagore

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Various Themes in Gitanjali of Tagore  ๐Ÿ“„ Table of Contents :- 1) Introduction: Tagore. 2) Various themes of Gitanjali.       1)  Theme of God.       2)  Theme of Nature.       3)  Theme of Humanity.       4)  Theme of Death.       5)  Theme of Love. 3) Read More in Indian English Literature. ๐Ÿ“ƒ Introduction : Rabindra Nath Tagore :- Rabindra Nath Tagore, a man of poetic genius, is the greatest poet of modern India. He brought the honour to India by becoming the first nobel laureate from Asia in year 1913 with his poetic achievements. Tagore was a poet, playwright, philosopher, writer and a social reformer.  Tagore played a pivotal role in modernising Bengali literature, music and Indian art. He discouraged classical rigidity in literature and resisted language boundaries. He is also known as the ' Bard of Bengal' as well as some sobriquets such as ' gurudev, vishwakobi' etc. Ravindra Nath Tagore Profile Born 7 may

Character Sketch of Maya in Cry, the peacock (Summary)

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Character Sketch of Maya (Cry, the Peacock by Anita Desai) Table of Contents:- 1.  Introduction: Anita Desai 2.  Novel: Cry, the Peacock 3.  Character Sketch of Maya 4.  Read More in Indian Literature in English Introduction : Anita Desai :- Mrs. Anita Desai is a very popular Indian novelist. She ably and skillfully explores different aspects of feminine psychology which also includes man-woman relationship. Known as the " mother of Indian psychological novel genre" , she makes a very minute and scrupulous portrayal of modern indian life. She is placed amongst the renowned indian authors. Her distinct style of writing, authentic  characterization and realistic subject line is what made her writing so attractive. Anita Desai Profile Born 24 June 1937, Mussoorie Died ------- (alive) Notable work Baumgartner's Bombay, In custody, 'Cry, the Peacock' Genre Fiction Awards

Anita Desai as a Novelist

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Anita Desai as a Novelist ๐Ÿ“ƒTable of Contents:- 1) Anita Desai: A Novelist. 2) Plot Construction in Anita Desai's Novels. 3) Theme of Anita Desai's Novels. 4) Anita Desai: Cry, the peacock. 5) Anita Desai's other Novels. 6) Imagery & Symbolism in Anita Desai's Novels. 7) Read More in Indian English Literature. ๐Ÿ“„Anita Desai: A Novelist :- Born to a German mother and Bengali father, Anita Desai is one of the greatest Indian novelists who enjoys vast popularity. Famously known as ' the mother of psychological novel genre in India ', she seldom meets with any adverse criticism. Her delicate and meticulous depiction has secured her a unique place in novel writing. Anita Desai Profile Born 24 June 1937, Mussoorie Died ------- (alive) Notable work Baumgartner's Bombay, In custody, 'Cry, the Peacock' Genre Fiction Awards Sahitya akademi award, Booker prize, P

Theme of Savitri an epic poetry by Aurobindo

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Theme of Savitri of Aurobindo Ghosh Introduction: Sri Aurobindo:- Sri Aurobindo, a great philosopher, a saint, a nationalist, a poet and a yogi, is an outstanding figure in the modern Indian history. He is one of the greatest personalities in the literary world as well. His poetic achievement has brought him a place of honour among modern Indian English writers. His versatile poetic genius has found its perfect expression in his famous epic 'Savitri'. It is his highest poetic accomplishment. One can not fully appreciate and understand Aurobindo's philosophy without fully understanding Savitri. SRI AUROBINDO GHOSH Profile Born August 15, 1872, Kolkata Died December 5, 1950, Puducherry Profession Philosopher, poet, freedom fighter Philosophy Integral Yoga, Evolutionism, Supermind, intermediate zone Nationality Indian Education University of Cambridge Influences Spiritualism, Indian philosop