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Jnanpith Award

Malayalam poet Akkitham Achuthan Nampoothiri wins 55th Jnanpith award

Akkitham works reflect deep compassion, bridge tradition and modernity.

30 Nov 2019 3:07 AM

Google celebrates Mahadevi Varma with doodle

On this date, in 1982, Varma received the Jnanpith Award for her outstanding contributions to Indian literature.

27 Apr 2018 8:20 AM

Bengali poet Shankha Ghosh gets prestigious Jnanpith literary award for 2016

He is a poet with an eye to social milieu and his poems record both his time and space in a rare poetic style.

24 Dec 2016 7:14 AM