Today’s Doodle observes Bengali poet, artist, essayist, and extremist Kazi Nazrul Islam on his 121st birthday. A noticeable voice of the Indian autonomy development, Nazrul was a savage promoter for strict resistance, opportunity, and the battle against bad form, gaining him the moniker “Bidrohi Kobi” (“Rebel Poet”).
Kazi Nazrul Islam was conceived on this day in 1899 in what is today the Bardhaman area of the Indian province of West Bengal, and as a young, he built up an enthusiasm for verse and writing through his inclusion with his uncle’s voyaging theater gathering. Following quite a while in the British Indian Army during World War I, Nazrul moved to Kolkata and in 1922 distributed his now-well known progressive sonnet “Bidrohi” (“The Rebel”), which was set apart by an eager position against expansionism and worldwide persecution and roused the present Doodle work of art.
Nazrul’s rebellious composition—a lot of which he distributed in his own magazine, Dhumketu (The Comet)— brought about regular detainment, which thusly enlivened one of his most notable works, “Rajbondir Jobanbondi” (”The Deposition of a Political Prisoner,” 1923). He utilized his foundation to battle extremism in the entirety of its structures, and through his verse upheld the fairness of ladies when not many of his companions were happy to do likewise. Not to be bound to the composed word, Nazrul additionally thought of somewhere in the range of 4,000 tunes, which brought him national prevalence and generated a totally new classification called Nazrul Geeti (Music of Nazrul).
For his mind blowing abstract commitments, Nazrul was named the national writer of Bangladesh in 1972.