Source: narthaki.com; Author: Nita Vidyarthi; Photos courtesy: Kalamandalam Kolkata

Songs of Tagore based on Western melodies, Irish and Scottish tunes to be more specific, have been presented innumerable times with different permutations and combinations of their original versions but a choreographic presentation entitled Paschima Rabi (the Western Sun) on the theme by Guru Dr. Thankamani Kutty and Kalamandalam Kolkata at Rabindra Sadan as a part of Nikhl Banga Nababarsha Utsav Samity, is perhaps the first one.

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