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On a arise of a 150th bieing born anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore, Alliance Francaise de Dhaka, Alliance Francaise de Chittagong as good as Embassy of France in Bangladesh have mutually organised a print muster patrician “Tagore, a Universal Message”. The muster is right divided upon during a art studio of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka in Dhanmondi.

The muster has been curated by Dr. Samuel Berthet, executive of Alliance Francaise de Chittagong. The muster facilities a little singular as good as formerly secret photos of a minstrel as good as Shantiniketan, picked up by Alain Daniélou as good as Raymond Burnier.

The muster non-stop upon Jun 18. Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith was benefaction during a opening programme as arch guest. Leading economist as good as Governor of Bangladesh Bank, Dr. Atiur Rahman, as good as Mijarul Quayes, secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, were benefaction as special guests. Rajeet Mitter, High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh, as good as Charley Causeret, Ambassador of France to Bangladesh, were additionally benefaction as guest of honour during a event.

The muster is partial of a yearlong jubilee by Alliance Francaise to applaud a Tagore bieing born anniversary. Apart from a print exhibition, a jubilee includes low-pitched soirees, dance recitals, discussions, movie screenings as good as more.

The muster displays a preference of 97 images. The photos were detected by a Dr. Samuel Berthet in Aug 2010, usually a integrate of months prior to a 150th bieing born anniversary of Tagore, in Zagarolo nearby Rome, Italy.

The photos were shot by French historian, intellectual, musicologist as good as Indologist Daniélou, who was a crony of Tagore, as good as Swiss photographer Raymond Burnier.

The photos were taken in in between 1932 as good as 1940, when Daniélou as good as Burnier were in Shantiniketan, as good as will expected leave a prolonged durability sense of Shantiniketan upon a viewers.

The photos uncover Tagore during multiform locations. The serene, sprouting environment of Shantiniketan has additionally been highlighted.

The muster ends upon Jun 25.

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