Who received the Sahitya Academy award in 2020?
|2020||Bengsata (Short Stories)||Apurba Kumar Saikia|
|2019||Chanakya (Novel)||Joysree Goswami Mahanta|
|2018||Kailoir Dinto Amar Hobo (Poetry)||Sananta Tanti|
|2017||Moriahola (Novel)||Jayanta Madhab Bora|
Who won the Sahitya Academy award?
The awards are given as a recognition of the literary efforts of authors and writers of India in the 22 languages mentioned in the Constitution….Complete List: Sahitya Akademi Awards 2021.
|Language||Name of the Winner||Genre|
|Hindi||Daya Prakash Sinha||Play|
Who won the Sahitya Academy award in 2016?
Punjabi play Swarajbir
Punjabi play Swarajbir won the Sahitya Akademi Award 2016. The Sahitya Akademi Award is conferred annually to writers of the most outstanding books in any of the 24 major Indian languages.
Who got Kendra Sahitya Academy award in 2018?
To name a few, winners of Sahitya Akademi Awards 2018 include Sanjib Chattopadhyay for Bengali, Anees Salim for English, Sharifa Vijliwala for her essays in Gujarati, Chitra Mudgal for Hindi, and S Ramesan Nair for his poetry in Malayalam.
Who got Sahitya award in 2021?
Sahitya Akademi Awards 2021: Goreti Venkanna, George Onakkoor, Ambai among winners. While Goreti Venkanna won the award for his poetry collection ‘Vallanki Taalam’, Ambai was awarded for her short story collection ‘Sivappu Kazhutthudan Oru Pachai Paravai. ‘
Who is recipient of Sahitya award for Hindi poetry in 2020?
|Year||Author||Type of Work|
|2019||Nand Kishore Acharya||Poetry|
|2021||Daya Prakash Sinha||Play|
Who won first Sahitya award?
Every year, the Akademi announces awards for authors of works of outstanding literary merit in Indian languages. Awards are currently given for 24 languages; the most recent additions being Bodo and Santhali in 2005. Awards in English began in 1960 — the first recipient was R K Narayan for his novel The Guide.
Who won the 2021 Sahitya Akademi Award?
Who is the first winner of Sahitya award in Hindi?
Makhanlal Chaturvedi is the first Sahitya Akademi Award recipient in Hindi from Madhya Pradesh of India.
Who got first Sahitya award?
Awards in English began in 1960 — the first recipient was R K Narayan for his novel The Guide. Over the years, the Akademi has introduced other awards such as the Bhasha Samman, Yuva Sahityakar and Bal Sahitya Puraskar. The first awards were given in 1955.
Who got Sahitya Akademi Award in 2019?
Shashi Tharoor, Nand Kishore Acharya to receive Sahitya Akademi Award 2019; win Rs 1 lakh cash prize.
Who received the Sahitya Academy award 20 21 in English language?
The Sahitya Akademy Award 2021 was given in 20 Indian languages. Namita Gokhale received it in English for her novel titled ‘Things to Leave Behind’.