Tagore became the first Indian to win Nobel Prize for Gitanjali

GitanjaliGitanjali in Bengali language is a collection of poems by the Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore. The original Bengali collection of 157 poems was published on August 14, 1910. The English Gitanjali or Song Offerings is a collection of 103 English poems of Tagore’s own English translations of his Bengali poems first published in November 1912 by the India Society of London. Tagore became the first Indian to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, largely for the English Gitanjali.

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