Chitrangada has 7 ratings and 1 review. Prabhat said: Citrangada (paperback) byRabindranath Tagore is a dance drama poem. It is based on. Chitrangada, in the Mahabharat, is simply a princess of Manipur. But Rabindranath Tagore gave this ancient tale an amazon twist, perhaps. Title Chitrangada () Author1 Tagore, Rabindranath Author2 NULL Subject LANGUAGE. LINGUISTICS. LITERATURE Language bengali.

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Islam rated it really liked rabindranatn Sep 09, Madana Villagers Arjuna Chitra Vasanta. Chitrangada therefore becomes the exemplary woman. Inspired by her persona, Rabindranath Tagore, the great Indian litterateur, poet and Nobel recipient, embellished the character of Chitrangada with the myriad emotions of a woman. Natir Puja film Kshudhita Pashan.

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Ram Kumar marked it as to-read Dec 06, Tagorw life Middle years Political views. The following day she tried to approach him and plead her case, but Arjuna turned her away chigrangada to his vows.

Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in “because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West.


This page was last edited on 21 Augustat Return to Book Page. Suryendu Bhattacharyya rated it it was amazing Mar 05, Retrieved from ” https: So Chitrangada asks Madan, god of love, to make her more womanly. It is as rabinranath today as it was when Gurudev visualized her.

Storyline of Chitrangada as presented in the dance drama. Chitrangada by Rabindranath Tagore. Aishu Rehman marked it as to-read Mar 14, Lists with This Book.

Chitrangada by Rabindranath Tagore

Later, she meets Arjun as a beautiful, cofide Citrangada paperback byRabindranath Tagore is a dance drama poem. His compositions were chosen by two nations as national anthems: Julian—Gregorian uncertainty Articles with Project Gutenberg links.

She realizes that there is more to her personality than just being a warrior. She approaches Arjun thus, and Arjun falls for her. Princess Chitrangada, a brilliant and brave character mentioned in the great Indian epic Mahabharata, was a warrior princess of Manipur, who fell in love with Arjuna, whose prowess in archery is well-known. Chitra does so, but throughout their year together she assumes that Arjuna will not love her once the year is up.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. It is based on the theme of Mahabharata.

Thus Arjun loves Chitrangada for who she is, not what she pretends to be. Arjuna accepts her on her own terms.

The two go back and forth until Chitra admits that she is looking for him, which prompts Arjuna to say that he will no longer hold to his vows of chastity. Manali marked it as to-read Jan 23, By the end of the year, she reveals her real self to Arjun.

Chitra tagofe a one-act play written by Rabindranath Tagorefirst published in English in by the India Society of London. Chitra remarks that she has no past and that she’s as transient as a drop of dew, which upsets Arjuna.