Tagore’s 156th birth anniversary celebrated

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 17 May 2017 10:34:31


Staff Reporter,

Nikhil Bharat Bango Sahitya Sanmelon, Nagpur Chapter, celebrated 156th birth anniversary of Kaviguru Rabindranath Tagore, ‘Pochise Baisakh’, at Dhantoli Park here the other day.
‘Rabindra Janmotsav’ was celebrated early in the morning in the park. All the participants sat on the ground in natural ambience. With garlanding of the portrait of Tagore, the dedication started with the song ‘Hey Nuton...’ and went on weaving various ‘Brahmmo Sangeet’ and recitations.


Dr Kali Kinkar Banerjee and Suvra Banerjee sang ‘Jagat Jure Udar Sure...’ Subham Mukherjee enacted on ‘Birpurush’ recited by Mandira Ganguly. Labony Niyogi’s recitation described how Tagore influenced lives of common girls. Singers including Sraboni Chakraborty, Rink Chakraborty, Sharmishtha Jha, Piyali Sengupta, Mousumi Mukherjee, and Deepak Acharya Choudhury presented wonderful melodies.


Swaroop Sinharoy spoke on Tagore’s exploration of limericks and recited them. Mriganayani Mukherjee, Tanami Roychoudhury, and Maya Mukherjee danced on a few numbers to give a visual input to the soulful renditions.


Maya Mukherjee, Secretary, Nikhil Bharat Bango Sahitya Sanmelon, Nagpur Chapter, proposed a vote of thanks.