K.K. Birla Foundation Current Affairs - 2020
President of India Ramnath Kovind awarded Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman to following scholars of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam and Classical Odiya for year 2019: –
Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman Awardees
SANSKRIT: (1) Dr. Ashok thapliyal; (2) Prof. SujataTripathi; (3) Dr.Sanju Mishra; (4) Dr. Abhijit Hanmant Joshi; (5) Dr.SharachchandraDwivedi
PALI: Anoma Shriram Sakhare
PRAKRIT: Ashish Kumar Jain
ARABIC: Dr. Fauzan ahmad
PERSIAN: (1) ER.M. Shahbaz Alam
CLASSICAL KANNADA: (1)G B harisha; (2) S. Karthik; (3) Dr. M. Byrappa
CLASSICAL TELUGU: (1) Dr. Addanki Srinivas; (2) Dr. V. Triveni; (3) Dr. DK Prabhakar
CLASSICAL MALAYALAM: (1) Dr. Rajeev RR; (2) Shri Santhosh Thottingal
CLASSICAL ODIA: Dr. Subrat Kumar Prusty
In addition to this President also awarded certificate of honor to following scholars of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam and Classical Odiya for year 2019.
List of Awardees of Certificate of Honor –
SANSKRIT: (1) Sripada Satyanarayanamurthy; (2) RajendraNathSarma; (3) Prof. Ramji Thakur; (4) Prof. Chand KiranSaluja; (5) Dr. ShriKrishan Sharma; (6) Dr. V. Ramakrishna Bhatt; (7) Vidwan Janardana Hegde; (8) Dr. Kala acharya; (9) Prof. (Dr.) Harekrishna Satapathy; (10) Pandit Satya Dev Sharma; (11) Banwari Lal Gaur; (12) Dr. VS Karunakaran; (13) Prof. Yugal Kishor Mishra; (14) Pandit Manudev Bhattacharya; (15) Subuddhi Charan Goswami
PALI: Dr. Uma Shankar Vyas
PRAKRIT: Kamal Chand Sogani
ARABIC: (1) Faizanullah Farooqi; (2) Mohammad iqbal Husain; (3) Dr Mohd. Samiullah Khan
PERSIAN: (1) Dr. Iraq Raza Zaidi; (2) Chander Shekhar (3) Mohammad sidiq Niazmand
CLASSICAL KANNADA: Shri Hampa Nagarajaiah
CLASSICAL TELUGU: Ravva Srihari
CLASSICAL MALAYALAM: Dr.CP Achuthan Unny
CLASSICAL ODIA: Dr. Antaryami mishra
About Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman
The awards are annually conferred on the Independence Day. They were instituted in 2002 by Union Ministry of Human Resource Development.
It is awarded to young scholars between 30 to 45 years of age. It carries a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh.
These awards conferred to recognise contribution of scholars in the field of nine languages viz. Sanskrit, Prakrit, Persian, Pali, Arabic, Classical Oriya, Classical Kannada, Classical Malayalam and Classical Telugu.
Certificate of Honour
It was introduced in 1958 to honour scholars of Sanskrit, Persian and Arabic languages and later in 1996 it was extended to cover Prakrit and Pali as well.
It is awarded to scholars aged 60 years and above. It carries a cash prize of Rs. 5,00,000.
NOTE Exemptions: These awards are not given posthumously and to scholars who have been awarded earlier, or who are convicted in criminal case or against whom criminal case is pending in court.
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Well-known Hindi scholar and writer Dr Kamal Kishore Goyanka has been selected for the prestigious Vyas Samman for the year 2014.
He has been chosen for this award for his research work ‘Premchand Kee Kahaniyo Kaa Kaalkramanusar Adhyayan’.
- This award is instituted by the K.K. Birla Foundation. It was started in 1991.
- It is awarded annually in recognition of the hindi literary work published in past 10 years.
- The award carries monetary award of 2.5 lakh rupees, a citation and a plaque.