President To Receive Tagore’s First Copies Of Two Books


New Delhi:  President Pranab Mukherjee will receive the first copies of two books on Rabindranath Tagore at a function to be held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday.

‘Tagore’s Vision of the Contemporary World’ and ‘Tagore and Russia’ are being published by Indian Council for Cultural Relations, a press release issued today by the President’s secretariat said.

“They contain papers presented at international conferences organised by ICCR in New Delhi and Moscow in 2011 as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore,” it said.