‘The Prophet and The Poet’, a highly acclaimed play based on letters and articles exchanged between Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore on 11 March 2017, Saturday at National Gallery of Mordern Art, Bengaluru. The play is organised / presented by National Gallery of Mordern Art, Bengaluru (Ministry of Culture, Govt of India) in collaboration with Bangalore Little Theatre.
The Prophet and The Poet
The play is based on the exchange of letters and articles between Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore.
over 25 years, with the Indian freedom struggle as the backdrop. The letter reveal how the two personalities
differed significantly on many matters, including the form and content of freedom movement. The differences widened over the years. However they maintained genuine respect and love for each other in spite of the deep differences.
Date: 11 March 2017, Time: 05.00 pm
Venue: National Gallery of Mordern Art, #49 Manikyavelu Mansion, Palace Road, Bengaluru – 5600052, Karnataka.