Tagore

Satyajit Ray at the shoot of his film, ‘Pratidwandi’, in 1970. Photo: AFP

The filmmaker who wouldn’t bend

4 min read . 27 Apr 2018
Madan Mohan Malaviya with Mahatma Gandhi in Varanasi, 1941. Photo: Getty Images

‘Mahamana’: A forgotten visionary

3 min read . 25 Dec 2017
‘Nuisance Of A Wife’, lithograph circa 1917.
Rekhta founder Sanjiv Saraf.

Urdu, a cultured language

2 min read . 16 Feb 2017
File photo: A girl holding a national flag during an event organised during India’s Republic Day celebrations, in Noida. Photo: Burhaan Kinu/Hindustan Times

The national anthem’s moment

8 min read . 30 Dec 2016
Rabindranath Tagore (left) and Mahatma Gandhi

The star of intellectual journalism

9 min read . 29 Oct 2016
A sketch by K.G. Subramanyan from the book Knockings at my Heart—Unpublished Poems of Rabindranath Tagore: Roli Books, 112 pages, `295<br />

Tagore’s haiku autographs

1 min read . 19 Jul 2016
The pond in Claude Monet’s house in Giverny, France. Photo: Alamy<br />

Water lilies and quietude

4 min read . 30 Apr 2016