The 'Run for Unity', which began from the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, saw the participation of a large number of people, including sports personalities, sports enthusiasts and personnel of central police forces among others. The remark followed the government's series of events on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas marking the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel. Patel was born on October 31, at Nadiad in Gujarat.
Touted as historic for being the first elections to be held in Sri Lanka since the defeat of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam LTTEthis week's poll did not mark a departure from intimidation and violence. History, in fact, repeated itself as Mahinda Rajapaksa, was re-elected, in part because the minority Tamil community could not exercise its franchise without fear. In Novemberthe Tigers forcibly prevented Tamils from voting, an exercise that catapulted Mr Rajapaksa into power by a narrow margin.
Lent, when Asian Cinema was converted to journal format. Lent, eds. When Sadako Meets Mr.
Never miss a great news story! Get instant notifications from Economic Times Allow Not now. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service.
Post a Comment. And one night, I settled down to watch Charulata adapted from Nashtanirh. The original title given by Tagore in Bengali, meaning The Broken Nest, is much more evocative than the simple name Ray chose to title his film.
Oppo has debuted a new notched smartphone for budget buyers called the AX5. Look at full specifications, expert reviews, user ratings and latest news. Now, you can let the brilliant AX5 photography algorithms do the work for you.
Romantic poet, song-writer, novelist, nationalist, painter and great idealist, Rabindranath Tagore is, to South Asians, a cultural icon and hero. His 40 volumes of poetry are the emblems of Bengali culture; he is the author of the national anthems of both India and Bangladesh; he was the first Asian winner of a Nobel prize; his institution, Santiniketan, stands today as an enduring and original pedagogical experiment. To those who love him, he is a combination of Shakespeare and the Beatles.
He is best known for his collaborations with Oscar-winning film director Satyajit Raywith whom he worked in fourteen films. Soumitra Chattopadhyay is also the first Indian film personality conferred with the Ordre des Arts et des LettresFrance's highest award for artists. He is also the winner of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award which is India's highest award for cinema.
Trauma is a transgenerational process that overwhelms the community and the ability of family members to cope with life stressors. An anthropologist trained in ethnographic methods observed three focus groups from a non-profit agency providing trauma and mental health services to Asian Americans living in the San Francisco Bay Area of United States. Supplemental information also was collected from staff interviews and notes.
If the Nobel Prize carried his words beyond Indian shores as early as the second decade of the twentieth century, the cinema as a visual medium popularised in the later decades, was instrumental to a large extent in exposing him at various international forums. In this essay, I will attempt an exposition through the meeting point of the two men—India's first Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and her only life-time Oscar winner, Satyajit Ray. Andrew Robinson, writing of the link between the two says, 'Tagore and Ray are indissolubly bound.