Rabindra Jayanti (রবীন্দ্র জয়ন্তী) is an annually celebrated cultural festival, prevalent among Bengalis around the world, in the remembrance of Rabindranath Tagore’s birthday anniversary. It is celebrated in early May, on the 25th day of the Bengali month of Boishakh (২৫শে বৈশাখ), since Tagore was born on this day of the year 1268 (1861 AD) (২৫শে বৈশাখ, ১২৬৮) of the Bengali calendar.
Along with the entire country, Tezpur is also geared up for the Rabindra Jayanti Celebrations to mark the 159th Birth Anniversary of Tagore.
This year, the Tezpur Bengali Aboitonik Natya Samaj has organised Drawing Competition, Recitation, Rabindra Sangeet and Dance Competition on 9th, 11th and 12th May 2019 at the Tezpur Bengali Theatre Hall premises.
On 19th May, Sunday, numerous cultural programmes & events, such as Kabipranam, the songs (Rabindra Sangeet), poetries, dances and dramas will be observed as a Main Function. Prizes will also be distributed on the same day for the competitions which are to be conducted on the aforementioned dates.