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Winds of change

Keya SarkarAlmost 10 days after the country celebrated Teacher’s Day, a video clip of the celebrations at Sangit Bhavana, one of the departments of Rabindranath Tagore’s Visva Bharati, went viral.Informally started in 1919 as part of the Kala Bhavana to take forward Tagore’s idea of art and music being integral to education, Sangit Bhavana was later established as a full-fledged department in the early 1930s. Many famous singers, musicians and dancers, both of the classical school and indigenous or folk cultures, have taught at and visited Sangit Bhavana and its current faculty …
Source: Business Standard