Qualities desired in Where the Mind is Without Fear

QuestionsQualities desired in Where the Mind is Without Fear
Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff asked 1 year ago
  • Name the qualities the poet Rabindranath Tagore wishes to see in his countrymen in the poem “Where the Mind is Without Fear”. Or, According to Tagore, what qualities are lacking in his countrymen?
  • What are two qualities of mind presented in the poem?
1 Answers
Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff answered 1 year ago
  • The qualities that the poet wants to see in his countrymen are fearlessness, self dignity, knowledge, truthfulness, diligence, rationality and a broad-mind. These qualities are required if they are to enjoy their country’s freedom to the fullest.
  • Fearlessness and broadness are the two qualities of mind mentioned in the poem.