One of the finest poems that truly defines freedom and independence. Written by Rabindranath Tagore, one of India’s finest author and poet, this poem is truly stunning and meaningful in a lot of ways. It talks about the dreams and ambitions that Tagore envisions for the country. I think this poem should act as an inspiration and guide for all the governors and rulers of this nation, at all times.
Where The Mind Is Without Fear by Rabindranath Tagore
Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high
Where knowledge is free
Where the world has not been broken up into fragments
By narrow domestic walls
Where words come out from the depth of truth
Where tireless striving stretches its arms towards perfection
Where the clear stream of reason has not lost its way
Into the dreary desert sand of dead habit
Where the mind is led forward by thee
Into ever-widening thought and action
Into that heaven of freedom, my Father, let my country awake.