Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tributes to Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore on his 160th beginning anniversary. Tagore was born on Might 7 however his birthday is well known in West Bengal, the place he was born and is revered, in keeping with the standard Bengali calendar, and this 12 months it falls on Sunday.
“On Tagore Jayanti, I bow to the good Gurudev Tagore. Might his exemplary beliefs hold giving us energy and inspiration to construct the India he dreamt of,” he stated, paying tributes to the person of many skills.
Tagore was a playwright, thinker, composer and poet. He had received the Nobel prize for literature. The prime minister additionally paid tributes to freedom fighter Gopal Krishna Gokhale and celebrated warrior king Maharana Pratap, each of whom had been born on this present day.
Gokhale’s life was dedicated to serving the nation, and it’ll all the time encourage the countrymen, the prime minister stated. Paying tributes to Maharana Pratap, Modi stated he introduced glory to India together with his valour, boundless braveness and battle expertise. His sacrifice and devotion to the motherland will all the time be memorable, he stated.