The religion of man is a 1931 compilation of lectures by rabindranath tagore edited by him and drawn largely from his hibbert lectures given at oxford university in may 1930 a brahmo playwright and poet of global renown tagore deals with largely universal themes of god . The religion of man 1931 is a compilation of lectures by rabindranath tagore edited by tagore and drawn largely from his hibbert lectures given at oxford university in may 1930 a brahmo playwright and poet of global renown tagore deals with the universal themes of god divine experience illumination and spirituality. I have admired tagore the playwright and the story teller but this book introduces him as a theologist it was a revelation to understand from his viewpoint the idea of religion in general and of god in particular. Rabindranath tagore 1861 1941 was the youngest son of debendranath tagore a leader of the brahmo samaj which was a new religious sect in nineteenth century bengal and which attempted a revival of the ultimate monistic basis of hinduism as laid down in the upanishads. The religion of man was based on the hibbert lectures that rabindranath tagore delivered at manchester college oxford in may 1930 the ideas he presented were the culmination of many years of
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