Hindu mystic, poet, teacher, Nobel prize winner, Rabindranath Tagore stands among the greatest of Asiatic poets of all time. William Butler Yeats says that this 19th century writer "like Chaucer's Forerunners, writes music for his words and (that he) is so abundant, so spontaneous, so daring in his passon, and so full of surprise". John Alden Carpenter, the noted American composer, has set several of these beautiful lyrics to music.
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Review: GitanjaliUser Review - Saiisha - Goodreads
This is a review I wrote for my blog: http://www.NestInTheForest.com/gitanjali If you Love Rumi, you'll love "Gitanjali" Pluck this little flower and take it, delay not! I fear lest it droop and drop ... Read full review
Review: GitanjaliUser Review - Julie - Goodreads
Read Tagore everyday, in the mornings and evenings. A few lines at a time, enough to nourish my soul and bring me to the peak of beauty. Read full review