Casuarina Tree

The Casuarina Tree by Toru Dutt was an Indian Poet [caption id="attachment_1163" align="aligncenter" width="179"] Toru Dutt[/caption] Born: 1856 in Kolkata Died: 1877 in Kolkata Education:  in France at the age of 13,  went to Cambridge for attending Lectures Writings: A Sheaf gleaned in French Fields, Bianca, Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindusthan, Christmas Summary about Toru: She is the youngest of 3 children to Govin Chunder Dutt.  Mother was Kshetramani. Her elder brother's name was Abju. Her Elder sister name was Aru. After the death of Abju, the two daughters were taken to France by their father. They converted themselves into Christianity. Both sisters continued their studies in French in various places abroad . Mary Martin was the best freind of Toru. They returned to Calcutta. Tragedy struck the family.…
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