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Amitabh Bachchan Recalls Shooting At Rabindranath Tagore's Residence
On the occasssion of Rabindranath Tagore's 157th birth anniversary veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan recalled shooting at the Nobel laureate and poet's residence and described it as "pious precincts".
- RIDHIMA SETIA
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- May 07, 2018 07:32 IST
New Delhi: On the occasssion of Rabindranath Tagore's 157th birth anniversary veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan recalled shooting at the Nobel laureate and poet's residence and described it as "pious precincts".
The megastar wrote"It is Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore's birth anniversary for the seventh of May and as I recollect I am driven to those moments at Thakur Badi (home) in Kolkata, my rendition of the National Anthem and its shooting inside the pious precincts of the residence of Tagore,"
Sr Bachchan called Tagore's writings and contributions to art and literature, inspiring.
75 year old actor said "His genius in his thoughts his writings and his contributions to the arts and literature are inspiring and legendary now, but as you travel through those doors and rooms of his place of residence you feel blessed that such a man walked the face of this earth. How does one acquire such wisdom.
He added"How does one acquire such writing... How does one acquire this sense of music...How does one acquire his artistry in its sketching, his creation of the Shanti Niketan and its wonders,"
Amitabh's film featuring another veteran actor Rishi Kapoor "102 Not Out" has just hit the big screen.
(Inputs from news agency IANS)