GS-I: Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle

“Tagore was uncomfortable with some aspects of the movement set in motion by Mahatma Gandhi…..he felt that instrumentalists view of Satyagraha.” Explain.

January 1, 2018

Tagore has been an ardent writer through out his life. One of his poems “Naba Barsha” is written in the context of celebrating Bengali New year. In this poem, he expressed his views his concerns about satyagraha and many other methods set up during our freedom struggle. Tagore maintains a theme stating everyone is losing