Sahitya Akademi Awards Winners List (1955 to 2022)

Hindi Sahitya Akademi Award:

What is the Sahitya Akademi Award called?

The Sahitya Akademi Award is a literary honor given by the Sahitya Akademi in India. The Sahitya Akademi awards every year the best literary work published in each of the major languages ​​of India recognized by it. Apart from the 22 Indian languages ​​included in the 8th Schedule of the Constitution of India, it is provided in a total of 24 languages, including Rajasthani and English. The Sahitya Akademi Awards were given for the first time in 1955.

Quick Info About Hindi Sahitya Akademi Award:

Award Class  Literature
Establishment Year 1955
Prize Money one lakh rupees
1st winner Makhanlal Chaturvedi
Last Winner Bhagwant Anmol (2022)

Amount to be received in Sahitya Akademi Award:

In the Sahitya Akademi Award, the winners are given a cash amount of one lakh rupees and a copper plate in the present normal. At the time of inception of the award, the prize money was Rs.5,000/-, which was increased to Rs.10,000/- in 1983 and increased to Rs.25,000/- in 1988. From the year 2001 this amount was increased to Rs.40,000/- and after that in the year 2003 this amount was increased to Rs.50,000/-. After this, the government had increased the amount of the award from Rs 50,000 to Rs 1 lakh in the year 2009.

Sahitya Akademi Awards 2022:

In the announcement of the 2022 Sahitya Akademi Award, this year Hindi writer Bhagwant Anmol has been selected for his novel 'Prameya'.

List of Hindi Sahitya Akademi Awardees since 1955 till date:

Year Author name Composition
2022 Lord Anmol Theorem (Novel)
2021 Daya Prakash Singha Emperor Ashoka (play)
2020 Kumar Vijay Shukla Rukhai from life (poem)
2019 ring finger Digant in the basket (poem)
2019 Nand Kishore Acharya Peeling Yourself (Poem)
2018 Chitra Mudgal Nala Sopara Post Box No. 203 (novel)
2017 Ramesh Kuntal Megh Vishwamithaksaritsagara (Book)
2016 Nasira Sharma Parijat (Novel)
2015 Ramdarsh Mishra Laughter of Fire (Poetry Collection)
2014 Rameshchandra Shah Vinayak (Novel)
2013 Mridula Garg Miljul Man (Novel)
2012 Chandrakant Deotale Throwing Stones (Poetry Collection)
2011 Kashinath Singh Raghu on Rehan (novel)
2010 Uday Prakash Mohan Das (short novel)
2009 Kailash Vajpayee Sign in the Wind (anthology)
2008 Govind Mishra Color Captured in the Fog (Novel)
2007 Amarkant With These Weapons (Novel)
2006 Gyanendrapati Sanshayatma (a collection of poems)
2005 Manohar Shyam Joshi Kyap (Novel)
2004 Viren Dangwal The Creator in the Vicious Circle (Anthology)
2003 Kamleshwar Kitne Pakistan (Novel)
2002 Rajesh Joshi Between Two Lines (Poetry)
2001 Alka Saraogi Kali-Katha: Via Bypass (Novel)
2000 Manglesh Dabral What We See (Poems)
1999 Vinod Kumar Shukla There Lived a Window in the Wall (Novel)
1998 Arun Kamal In New Territories (Poetry Collection)
1997 Liladhar Jagudi The Moon in the Sky of Experience (Poetry Collection)
1996 Surendra Verma I want the moon (novel)
1995 Kunwar Narayan No One Else (Anthology)
1994 Ashok Vajpayee Nowhere There (poetry collection)
1993 Vishnu Prabhakar Ardhanarishwara (Novel)
1992 Giriraj Kishore Two and a Half Houses (Novel)
1991 Girijakumar Mathur I am in front of time (collection of poems)
1990 Shivprasad Singh Blue Moon (Novel)
1989 Kedarnath Singh Stork in Famine (poetry collection)
1988 Naresh Mehta Aranya (a collection of poems)
1987 Srikant Verma (posthumously) Magadha (a collection of poems)
1986 Kedarnath Agrawal Apoorva (a collection of poems)
1985 Nirmal Verma Kavve and Kala Pani (a collection of short stories)
1984 Raghuveer Sahai People Have Forgotten (Anthology)
1983 Sarveshwar Dayal Saxena The Hanged People (poetry collection)
1982 Harishankar Parsai Age of handicapped reverence (sarcasm)
1981 Trilochan Tap Ke Taye Hue Din (Poetry Collection)
1980 Krishna Sobti Zindaginama – Zindagi Rukh (Novel)
1979 Obscured (posthumously) Listen to me tomorrow (poetry collection)
1978 Bharat Bhushan Agarwal So much as the sun (poetry collection)
1977 Shamsher Bahadur Singh I haven't even paid (poem collection)
1976 Yashpal Meri Teri Uski Baat (Novel)
1975 Bhishma Sahni Tamas (Novel)
1974 Shivmangal Singh 'Suman' Mitti Ki Baaraat (a collection of poems)
1973 Hazariprasad Dwivedi Alok Parv (Essay Collection)
1972 Bhawaniprasad Mishra The Woven Rope (a collection of poems)
1971 Namvar Singh New Paradigms of Poetry (Criticism)
1970 Ram Vilas Sharma Sahitya Sadhna (biography) of Nirala
1969 Shri Lal Shukla Ragdarbari (Novel)
1968 Harivansh Rai 'Bachchan' The Two Rocks
1967 Amritlal Nagar Nectar and Poison (Novel)
1966 Jainendra Kumar Muktibodh (Novel)
1965 Nagendra Rasa-Siddhanta (Poetry)
1964 agnostic The Door Across the Courtyard (Poetry Collection)
1963 Amrit Rai Premchand: The Soldier of the Pen (Biography)
1961 Bhagavathikaran Verma The Forgotten Pictures (Novel)
1960 Sumitranandan Pant Art and the Old Moon (Poetry Collection)
1959 Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar' The Four Chapters of Sanskriti (A Survey of Indian Culture)
1958 Rahul Sankrityayan History (History) of Central Asia
1957 Acharya Narendra Dev (posthumously) Buddha Dharma-Darshan (Philosophy)
1956 Vasudevsharan Agarwal Padmavat: Sanjeevani Explanation (Commentary)
1955 Makhanlal Chaturvedi Himtarangini (a collection of poems)

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