‘Artist’ is not a term one usually associates with Rabindranath Tagore. After all, he was a Nobel Laureate and the poet who gave India her National Anthem. But did you know that this creative genius who seized the paintbrush in his 60s, is also considered a Gem or Navratna of Indian art ?
Chandrapur in Maharashtra is little more than a transit point for the famous Tadoba Tiger Reserve but pause long enough and the city will reveal its fascinating story to you. Did you know that ‘Chanda’ was the capital of a Gond tribal kingdom that ruled Central India for 500 years ?