In which field Rabindranath Tagore receive Nobel Prize in 1913?


Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was the youngest son of Debendranath Tagore, a leader of the Brahmo Samaj, which was a new religious sect in nineteenth-century Bengal. He was educated at home and although at seventeen he was sent to England for formal schooling, Tagore wrote successfully in all literary genres. For his novel Gitanjali, Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913. Gitanjali book is a collection of songs.


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