‘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 ?
Jhaverchand Meghani’s powerful voice cut across all classes and lit the fire of freedom in people’s hearts. When he was not being a ‘Rashtriya Shayar’, he was a folklorist who worked tirelessly to save Gujarat’s folk traditions. Catch the story of this revolutionary and compassionate bard.