The shrine of knowledge.

Bengal Renaissance

A selection of articles related to bengal renaissance.

Bengal Renaissance, Indian Renaissance, British India The Bengal Renaissance: Identity and Creativity from Rammohun Roy ... Roots: Bengal Renaissance Bengal Renaissance, Indian Renaissance, British India

Original articles from our library related to the Bengal Renaissance. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Bengal Renaissance.

The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Harding, Deborah
Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
Hulse, David Allen
From an early age, David Allen Hulse has made a diligent study of the alphabets of the ancient world. Even as a child, David possessed a great affinity for the alphabets of Egypt, Phoenicia, and Greece. In college, a reading of MacGregor Mathers' Kabbalah...
Real Interviews >> Authors

Bengal Renaissance is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Bengal Renaissance books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

ryfrtwtt , '.-4,*is!ffi @-$-xa*;r'-r
a{'{q{nT. : frfrsq{rts: -q-As'qqlt{r : v'g{q{itT. : 'i*|'qqljlT.
I propose to discuss here the stand of four leading personalities of
PRESIDENT - Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Suggested News Resources

Presidency mentor group submits recommendations
Established in 1817 as Hindu College, the institution cradled the Bengal Renaissance of the 19th Century and was christened Presidency College in 1855.
Distortion worries probasi Bangalis
The moment one says Bengal, it reminds one of the history and heritage, the Bengal Renaissance, the Bengal School of Art, Bengal masters... Paschimbanga will rob us of all these and will leave others confused," he said.
Mysore all the way
The emphasis on technological modernity by people like Sir M. Vishvesvaraya was very different from the Indian modernity that had its roots in the Bengal renaissance. The theme of women's emancipation came into Hindi cinema in the 1930s itself.
Bring back the glory
The college was closely associated with the Bengal Renaissance, the flowering of intellectual and creative activity in the state in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
West Bengal: CM Mamata Banerjee kick-starts Kolkata's 'London makeover'
There are also plans of setting up a Gateway of Kolkata near the iconic Howrah bridge and a literary square known as the 'Bengal Renaissance' near Mayer Ghat at Bagbazar.

Suggested Web Resources

Bengal Renaissance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Raja Ram Mohan Roy is regarded as the "Father of the Bengal Renaissance.
Kedarnath Datta Bhaktivinoda: The Bengal Renaissance
The nineteenth century became the high point of British-Indian interaction, particularly within Bengal.
Bengal Renaissance
The Bengal Renaissance is a period of awakening within Bengal in the fields of philosophy, literature, science, and politics.
Roots: Bengal Renaissance
Oct 3, 1998 Presents an excellent introduction to the subject of not only Bengal's Renaissance, but Indian Renaissance as well.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Place for your opinion