New York City
SALAAM! presents A Tribute to Tagore
on the occasion of what would be his 141st birthday
pieces written by and inspired by Rabindranath Tagore. The Nobel laureate poet, writer, and philosopher was the ambassador of Indian culture to the rest of the world.
Rizwan Mirza and Sunita S. Mukhi star in Tagore’s one-act play, Karna & Kunti, directed by Geeta Citygirl.
Isheeta Ganguly and Srabonti Narmeen Ali perform Tagore’s songs including one original composition fused with a Tagore song.
A movie clip from the film Kabuliwala, based on Tagore’s story of the same name, is shown.
Mahina Movement’s rendition of poetry from Tagore’s Gitanjali: Song Offerings