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Tagore was a true Renaissance man, distinguishing himself as a gifted philosopher, social and political reformer as well as a popular author in all literary genres.

His most famous poem, extracts of which are recorded here, is Gitanjali which earned him the distinction of the first Asian writer to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. His songs include both the Indian and Bangladeshi national anthems.

This selection of his poems is read for you by Shyama Perera a gifted journalist, broadcaster and novelist.

©2009 Horse's Mouth (P)2009 Copyright Group

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Tagore is wonderful... This reader has a very fast cadence and completely misses the essence of this great poet...

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  • 12-12-18

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Sounds like Tagore as recited by Theresa May... This isn't suitable for listening im afraid.