P. K. Warrier

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Padmashree Panniyampilly Krishnankuty Warrier
Born (1921-06-05)5 June 1921
Kottakkal, India
Occupation Ayurvedic Physician
Nationality Indian
Period 20th century


Panniyampilly Krishnankuty Warrier (born 5 June 1921), popularly known as P. K. Warrier, is an Indian Ayurvedic physician. He was born in Kottakkal, Malappuram district in the state of Kerala, India.[1] He is the chief Physician and Managing trustee of Arya Vaidya Sala[2]

Awards and honors[edit]

In 1999 he was awarded an honorary D.Litt by University of Calicut.[3] P.K. Warrier was awarded the 30th Dhanvanthri Award by the then Maharashtra Governor P. C. Alexander.[4] In 2010, Warrier received the Padma Bhushan Award from the Government of India for his contribution to Ayurveda.[5][6][7]

External links[edit]

  • Padma Bhushan award ceremony video coverage on YouTube[8]