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Jnanpith Award

Gulzar, Rambhadracharya selected for Jnanpith Award

This year marks the second time the award is conferred for Sanskrit literature and the fifth time for Urdu literature

18 Feb 2024 12:55 AM

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