^Sharmila Tagore is 100% Bangali and the great grand daughter of Rabindranath Tagore. The Tagores are originally from Jessore and Kushtia and maintained very close ties with "this side" even after the incredible family
of distinguished reformers, scholars and artists moved to Kolkata.
"And do not curse those who call on other than GOD, lest they blaspheme and curse GOD, out of ignorance. We have adorned the works of every group in their eyes. Ultimately, they return to their Lord, then He informs them of everything they had done." (Qur'an 6:108)