List of Marathi People - Awards - Jnanpith Award

Jnanpith Award

India's Highest Award in Literature for an individual

  • V.S. Khandekar – Jnanpith Award winner of 1974
  • Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar – "Kusumagraj", Jnanapeeth awardee, received in 1988
  • Vinda Karandikar – Jnanpith Award winner of 2003
  • Ravindra Kelekar – Received the award in 2006, also the first Jnanpith Award award in Konkani language

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