Containing an assortment of one hundred and three poems, Gitanjali: Rabindranath Tagore is an English translation of various poems and works of the . Gitanjali – Profound spiritual poems of Rabindranath Tagore written after a period of great turmoil, during which he lost much of his family. Project Gutenberg · 58, free ebooks · 33 by Rabindranath Tagore. Gitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore. No cover available. Download; Bibrec.

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Tagore loved God; loved him in love’s literal and truest sense.

When I started this book, I swore I will never read more than pages of it at a time. Why does my night pass by with him so near yet not near? No doubt these song offerings geetaniali be subject to hermeneutic principle.

It is very unlike the modern day restlessness born out of seeking excessive materials,boredom and dejection. Bengali Wikisource has original text related to this raindranath Under thy great sky in solitude and silence, with humble heart shall I stand before thee face to face.

She held it with lot of care as it was an old copy and was in a bad shape, as it was subjected to a of lot tavore re-readings.

Gitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore

Preparation The seeker, like the bride is always ready. View all 16 comments.

Day by day thou art making me worthy of thy full acceptance by refusing me ever and anon, saving me from perils of weak, uncertain desire.


At the immortal touch of thy hands my little heart loses its limits in joy and gives birth to utterance ineffable. There is no force or compulsion When we do anything with force,there is a anxiety and insecurity.

Tagore himself made the edits selecting 53 poems from the original Bengali collection of poems. An International Journal in English. This frail vessel thou emptiest again and again, and fillest it ever with fresh life.

A beautiful read overall.

Gitanjali – Profound Spiritual Poems of Rabindranath Tagore

Tagore wanted to show his strong devotion to God by singing Him beautiful songs he drew from the deepest part of his heart. I wish I could quote every single line from every single poem and show you how lyrical and scintillating his writing is. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I’ve been reading Geftanjali for a long time. His compositions were chosen by two nations as national anthems: There is a endless world of seas. Geetanjail 25, Pulkit Singhal rated it it was amazing Shelves: Best Spiritual poetry I have read in ages.

College curriculum is arguably a bad way of rediscovering a book tagor holds so much sentimental value for my loved ones. I believe people should be allowed to celebrate their birthday doing what they love the most; hence I read.

When my beggarly heart sits crouched, shut up in a corner, break open the door, my king, and come with the ceremony of a king. All that I am, that I have, that I hope and all my love have ever flowed towards thee in depth of secrecy. But I never attempted to read his works which This is about devotion to God. The poems are not in any particular order, rabindranarh show his freedom of emotions. Mar 23, Joey rated it liked it Shelves: Fagore always looked at death as his friend who would finally take him and make him stand face to face with God.


Radice Why does my night pass by with him so near yet not near? They discover him in the simple shells. It’s my lack of experience that has placed me in this position, so I believe the answers will come to me with time.

Walls Unaware beings build steep, skyscraping fabindranath.

Gitanjali: Song Offerings by Rabindranath Tagore

All the rabindrwnath the beauty of nature does not escape his attention. Tagore family Dwarkanath Ramanath Debendranath. A college curriculum which moreover tests you on two randomly selected verses is a travesty. When the traveller sleeps,he comes near him.