Unmistakable Humanism of Mirza Ghalib & Rabindranath Tagore, 4th April, Gulmohar, IHC, New Delhi
Amb.Surendra Kumar welcoming the guests and introducing the theme of the discussion.
Prof Radha Chakravarti, a Tagore Scholar & Prof at the Ambedkar university sharing her views on the humanism of Ghalib & Tagore.
Dr Saif Mahmood, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court and an avid lover of Urdu Poetry highlighting Ghalib's humanism through a selection of his couplets
Prof Anisur Rahman, former Head of the Dept of English, JMI, translator, writer & Adviser of Rekhta Foundation,tracing the Sources of Ghalib's humanism
Dr Reba Som, well-known Tagore scholar & former Director of ICCR's Centre in Calcutta explaining how deeply humanistic Tagore was & how strikingly humanism is reflected in his poetry.
Prof Radha Chakravarti responding to a question
Amb.Surendra Kumar moderating the Q&A session
Prof Anisur Rahman answering a question
Dr Reba Som delineating the nuances of Tagore's humanism.
the Panel in Session : from left : Prof Radha Chakravarti,Dr Reba Som,Amb.surendra Kumar , Prof Anisur Rahman & Dr Saif Mahmood
Dr Saif Mahmood answering a question
Foursome: from left : Sunit Tandon, Director ,India Habitat Centre,Amb.Surendra Kumar, Prof Anisur Rahman & Dr Saif Mahmood