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Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Re: [] Fundraising with SPREEHA: Colors of Bangladesh

It makes no sense that Rabindranath Tagore  was not in favor for poor people.
But he was not a Cheat. He represented  real  Bourgeoisie .In his songs and songs offerings  He is a real poet.
But in Essays Rabindranath Tagore  s a great man-straight forward and merciless  to his own class even.
He is a Great soul  as Tolstoy, Dostoyevosky and any parallel writer ,poet and essayist.

Please do not expect much beyond his class interest.Please read "RASHIAR CHITHI" .
Sorry I am having note of decent on Obaid Jaigirdar's comment.


On Wed, Nov 27, 2013 at 9:51 AM, Obaid Jaigirdar <> wrote:

Ravindranath Tagore or his works does not represent the general 
People of Bangladesh. He and his works represent culturally the upper privileged class which exploited the poor peasants of Bangladesh.Therefore stop promoting such ideas which only help those who are gathering momentum to destroy any or whatever 
Bangladeshi Muslim culture is left.
Also please don't forget the speech Tagore delivered in 1921 opposing the establishment of Dhaka University himself presiding over a public meeting in Gorermat Calcutta.

Obaid Jaigirdar

On Nov 23, 2013, at 2:14 AM, Sahana Farid <> wrote:


Come help a great cause while enjoying a cultural show with Tagore music and recitals, marveling at the richness of Bengali Pop music, feasting on Bangladeshi cuisine, letting your experiences transcend all physical and cultural boundaries to put you, yes you in Bangladesh, itself.

For the attendees and visitors of the festival, who we call our Friends of the Festival, this event will create the opportunity to directly facilitate Spreeha's pre-school, after-school coaching, health-care center, and adolescent girls and adults empowerment programs for the communities living in the urban slums of Bangladesh.

Suggested Minimum Donations (per person):

Spreeha Friend: $50

Lunch and refreshments, Cultural program

Spreeha Star: $100

Lunch and refreshments, Cultural program with Premium seating, a thank you gift on the event day

Spreeha Superstar: $250

Lunch and refreshments, Cultural program with VIP seating, a thank you gift on the event day, on-stage name recognition


For event tickets, contact:

Georgia Tarafder: 703-926-7666

Towhidul Haque: 571-265-9482

Sahana Farid: 703-304-2183

Spreeha Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, strives to empower underprivileged people to break the cycle of poverty. By engaging deeply within the community to provide healthcare, education and training, Spreeha intends to establish an atmosphere where the community feels enabled to exercise their rights and responsibilities.

CEO and Managing Partner
Corporate Office:Road-4, House 4/1


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