QuestionsCategory: Philosophical Foundation of EducationWhat is the educational philosophy of Rabindranath Tagore?
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Educational Philosophy and Thoughts of Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore was an educationist more than he was a political thinker. He focused on ‘naturalism’ for framing educational models. He believed that freedom is the basic guiding force in education for inculcating interest within a student who is inspired by nature to pursue any branch of knowledge he prefers. The establishment of Shantiniketan fulfilled the desired goal of Tagore on the educational front. Gitanjali is one of his most well-known collections of poems. Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1913. becoming the first Indian to win a Nobel Prize. The British Government conferred on his knighthood and gave him the title of “Sir”. Read More>>> Read Complete Course>>>