Tagore, Rabindranath

About Rabindranath Tagore

Bibliography (Encyclopædia Britannica)

Bibliography (Nobel Prize)

Bibliography (Poetry Foundation)

Bibliography (Poets.org)

Gupta, Kalyan Sen. The Philosophy of Rabindranath Tagore, 2013

"Great Lives: Tanika Gupta on Rabindranath." BBC, 2013

Dasgupta, Uma. Rabindranath Tagore, 2004



Matta, Rakib Farooq, and Morve Roshan K. “An Evaluation of Mysticism in Rabindranath Tagore’s Gitanjali (1910).” Scholedge International Journal of Multidisciplinary & Allied Studies, vol. 4, no. 11, 2017

Ghosh, Sutanuka. “Reconfiguring Intimacies: From Rabindranath Tagore’s Ghare Baire to Sabitri Roy’s Bawdwip and Meghna-Podma.” South Asian Review, vol. 38, no. 2, 2017

Sen, Amartya. “Poetry and Reason.” New Republic, vol. 242, no. 9, 2011

Paul, Samiran Kumar. The Complete Poems of Rabindranath Tagore’s Gitanjali: Texts and Critical Evaluation, 2006



Ahmed, Shah, et al. “Adaptation and Auteurism in South Asian Studies with Reference to Rabindranath Tagore’s Works on Screen.” Asiatic, vol. 14, no. 1, 2020

Roszak, Suzanne Manizza. “‘Child-Poems’, Transnational Affinities, and Literary Activism: Langston Hughes and Rabindranath Tagore for Young Readers.” Children’s Literature Association Quarterly, vol. 45, no. 3, 2020

Richardson, Margaret Ann. “Journeying through Inner and Outer Worlds: The Significance of Travel across the Works of Rabindranath Tagore.” Studies in Travel Writing, vol. 23, no. 4, 2019

Ray, Sohomjit. “Gendering the Untranslatable in the World Literary Market: Reading Rabindranath Tagore’s Shasti (1893) in Translation.” Translator, vol. 25, no. 2, 2019

O’Brien, Carl S. “Rabindranath Tagore’s India and William Butler Yeats’s Ireland: The Intersection of Classical Languages, Literature, and Nation-Building in Postcolonial East and West.” Canadian Review of Comparative Literature, vol. 46, no. 1, 2019

Alves, Alicia. “‘Let Them See Your Face, My Child, and Thus Know the Meaning of All Things’: Unity, the Child, and the Natural World in Rabindranath Tagore’s The Crescent Moon.” SARE, vol. 55, no. 2, 2018

Zhang, Nan. “Home and Wanderlust: Patriotic Wayfarers on the Path of ‘Universal Life’ in Rabindranath Tagore.” Journal of East-West Thought, vol. 8, no. 3, Sept. 2018

Datta, Dipannita. “Connecting Cultures: Rethinking Rabindranath Tagore’s ‘Ideals of Education’.” Social Identities, vol. 24, no. 3, 2018

Chappell, Drew, et al. “Teaching Worldmindedness in a Mixed Majors and Nonmajors World Theatre Course: The Work of Rabindranath Tagore Explored through Third Culture Classroom Spaces.” Theatre Topics, vol. 28, no. 1, 2018

Featherstone, Simon. “The School Play and the Murder Machine: Nationalism and Amateur Theatre in the Work of Patrick Pearse and Rabindranath Tagore.” Journal of Postcolonial Writing, vol. 53, no. 5, 2017

Mukherjee, Reshmi. “The New Bhadramahila and the Reformed Bhadralok: Reconfiguration of Gender Relations in Rabindranath Tagore’s The Wife’s Letter (Streer Patra) and The Home and the World (Ghare Baire).” University of Toronto Quarterly, vol. 86, no. 1, 2017

Sen, Nandini. “Women and Gender in Short Stories by Rabindranath Tagore: An Anthropological Introspection on Kinship and Family.” Anthropological Journal of European Cultures, vol. 25, no. 2, 2016




Malancha (1934)

Char Adhyay (1934)

Dui Bon (1933)

Yogayog (1929)

Ghare baire (1916)

Gora (1910)

Chokher bali (1902)

Nastanirh (1901)

Rajarji (1887)


Children’s and Young Adults’ Books

Galpo Salpa (1941)

Shay (1937)


Short Story Collections

Selections from Galpaguchchha (2010)

The Hidden Treasure and Other Stories (2005)

Selected Short Stories: Rabindranath Tagore (2003)

Selected Stories: Rabindranath Tagore (1991)

The Housewarming and Other Selected Writings (1965)

Tin Sangi (1940)

Stories from Tagore (1918)

Mashi and Other Stories (1918)

The Hungry Stones and Other Stories (1916)

Galpa Chaariti (1912)

Aatti Galpa (1911)

Galpa (1901)


Poetry Collections

The Poetry of Rabindranath Tagore (2012)

Selected Poems of Rabindranath Tagore (2005)

Collected Poems and Plays of Rabinranath Tagore (2002)



Shyama (1939)

Chandalika (1938)

Natir Puja (1926)

Raktakaravi (1926)

Muktadhara (1922)

Dak Ghar (1912)

Achalayatan (1920)

Raja (1910)

Chitrangada (1892)

Bisarjan (1890)

Valmiki Pratibha (1881)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

Sabhyatar Sankat (1941)

Chhelelebela (1940)

Man the Artist (1932)

Sᾱdhanᾱ (1921)

Nationalism (1917)

Jivansmriti (1912)

Kantharodh (1898)

Imrajer Itanka (1894)



Nadir Puja (1932)



“Stories by Rabindranath Tagore.” TV Series, 2015

Shyama.” Film Directed by Obhi Chatterjee, 2008

“Chokher Bali.” Film Written and Directed by Rituparno Ghosh, 2003

“Ghare Baire.” Film Written and Directed by Satyajit Ray, 1984

“Atithi.” Film Directed by Tapan Sinha, 1966

“Charulata.” Film Written and Directed by Satyajit Ray, 1964

“Kabuliwala.” Film Directed by Hemen Gupta, 1961

“Teen Kanya.” Film Written and Directed by Satyajit Ray, 1961

“Kshudista Pashan.” Film Directed by Tapan Sinha, 1960

“Matharkula Manikkam.” Film Directed by T. Prakash Rao, 1956

“Kabuliwala.” Film Directed by Tapan Sinha, 1956

“Chokher Bali.” Film Directed by Satu Sen, 1938

“Gora.” Film Directed by Naresh Mitra, 1938

“Chirakumar Sabha.” Film Directed by Premankur Atorthy, 1932

“Naukadubi.” Film Directed by Naresh Mitra, 1932

“Giribala.” Film Directed by Modhu Bose, 1929


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Rabindranath Tagore Sends a Message to America - 5 May 1930. YouTube, undated