The name Rabindranath Tagore is synonymous with great poetry, novel writing, music and finally with great painting. However, the story of Tagore the painter, follows a different trajectory than the Writer-Tagore’s, for instance. Though always surrounded by painters and always nurturing the desire to paint, unlike his other talents, painting did not come easily to Tagore. The young Rabindranath had... Read More
July 2, 2013
Who was Mahmud of Ghazni?
The name is easily familiar to those who read about early medieval India. Though not an Indian figure, the persona of Mahmud of Ghazni (997 – 1030 CE) is of... Read More