‘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 ?
The story of an 18th century trailblazer who became one of the Deccan’s most influential women, working her way up from being the daughter of a travelling performer. A poet as well as a warrior, she was granted a bodyguard of 100 soldiers and drummers to announce her arrival!
Kavi Dalpatram was not only a poetic genius, he used his work as a powerful catalyst of social reform. Catch the story of one of Gujarat’s literary giants, whose chance encounter with an Englishman was a turning point for him as well as for Gujarati literature