Methods of introducing children to poetry

Essay on Rabindranath Tagore: for Kids, Children and Students! Introduction: Rabindranath Tagore is a unique methods of introducing children to poetry in the field of literature, education and culture not only in India but also in the world. He was not only an Indian but also an international personality.

Renaissance Spirit’ was personified in him. All the currents and cross-currents of the Bengal Renaissance movement found their meeting place in him. He is the true representative of the Renaissance culture. The Indian awakening fittingly reached its culmination in Rabindranath who was the very symbol of the renascent century. It is equally true that all the cross-currents and contradictory trends of this same movement found their echo in Rabindranath’s sensitive mind. He was indebted to the Renaissance Movement for its scientific, rational and humanistic appeal.

He embraced science consciousness and modernism of the West without which, he thought, true and real progress of India was impossible. When Rabindranath was a mere boy the great cultural movement was at its peak. The renaissance spirit found its finest and fullest expression in him. He was a versatile genius and not a single aspect of the cultural efflorescence of the 19th century was outside the orbit of his talent.