The world is charged with Your grandeur, O God.
It will flame out, like shining from shook foil;
It gathers to a greatness, like the ooze of oil
Crushed. Why do we then now not reck Your rod?
Generations have trod, have trod, have trod;
And all is seared with trade; bleared smeared with toil;
And sears our smudge and shares our smell: the soil
Is bare now, nor can foot feel, being shod.…
Images from the University and Campus of Visva-Bharati
Click here for the Visva-Bharati website …
Sriniketan – Site of the Institute of Rural Reconstruction
This social project of Tagore’s featured a new model of village improvement and education for the local community.…
Rabindranath Tagore founded the university Visva-Bharati in India; below are pictures of some of the scenes, including his home of Santiniketan, which you can read more about at the University’s website, here.
Portraits of Tagore, Gandhi, and Einstein
The Physicist and the Poet
Portraits of Rabindranath Tagore…