Rabindranath Tagore

(7 May 1861 – 7 August 1941 / Calcutta (Kolkata), Bengal Presidency / British India)

Poems On Beauty - Poem by Rabindranath Tagore

Beauty is truth's smile
when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.

Beauty is in the ideal of perfect harmony
which is in the universal being;
truth the perfect comprehension of the universal mind.

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  • Debarshi Bhattacharya (6/18/2017 3:03:00 AM)

    Everyday I read and re-read Tagore yet each time I invent him in a new way.The profound wisdom and philosophy this man bestowed upon us is truly a blessing to mankind!
    Alas! we have still not been able to think like him.
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 23, 2010

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