Kannada Sahitya Sammelana

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Kannada Sahitya Sammelana(Kannada Literary Meet)
ಕನ್ನಡ ಸಾಹಿತ್ಯ ಸಮ್ಮೇಳನ
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85th Sahitya Sammelana logo
GenreKannada literature
Frequency1 year
Location(s)Various
Years active105
Inaugurated1915
Most recentFebruary 2020 in Kalburgi
Next event2021 in Haveri
Patron(s)Karnataka Government
WebsiteKannada Sahitya Sammelana

Kannada Sahitya Sammelana (Kannada: ಕನ್ನಡ ಸಾಹಿತ್ಯ ಸಮ್ಮೇಳನ) (Kannada Literature Conference) is the premier gathering of writers, poets and kannadigas. It is held with the aim of preserving and developing Kannada language, its literature, arts, culture and music. It was started in 1915 by H. V. Nanjundaiah and held at Bangalore for the first time.[1] It used to be inaugurated by prominent writers and poets from 1915 to 1948. Since then it has been inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Karnataka. The Kannada Sahitya Parishat is responsible for holding the gathering.

Recently held[edit]

83rd Akhila Bharata Kannada Sahitya Sammelana held from November 24 to 26 in Mysore. Chandrashekar Patil popularly known as Champa was the president this year(2017). 84th Akhila Bharata Kannada Sammelana held at Dharwad during January 2019 Chandrashekara Kambara was the president. The 85th Akhila Bharatha Kannada Sahitya Sammelana was held in February 2020 at Kalburgi and H. S. Venkateshamurthy held the presidency of this event.

List of the Sammalanas held till date[edit]

No. Date Place President Ref.
Name Portrait
1st 3- 6 May 1915 Bengaluru H. V. Nanjundaiah
2nd 6- 8 May 1916 Bengaluru H. V. Nanjundaiah
3rd 8- 10 June 1917 Mysuru H. V. Nanjundaiah
4th 11- 13 May 1918 Dharawada R. Narasimhachar
5th 6, 7, 8 May 1919 Hassan Karpura Srinivasarao
6th 20, 21 June 1920 Hosapete Rodda Srinivasarao
7th 19, 20, 21 May 1921 Chikkamagaluru K. P. Puttanna Chetty
8th 12, 13 May 1922 Davanagere M. Venkatakrishnaiah
9th 21, 22, 23 May 1923 Bijapura Siddhanti Shivashankara Shashtry
10th 16, 17, 18 May 1924 Kolara Hosakote Krishna Shashtry
11th 9, 10, 11 May 1925 Belagavi Benagal Ramarao
12th 22, 23, 24 May 1926 Ballari Pha. Gu. Halakatti
13th 19, 20, 21 May 1927 Mangaluru R. Thathacharya
14th 1-3 June 1928 Kalaburagi B. M. Srikantaiah BMSrikantiah.jpg
15th 12-14 May 1929 Belagavi Masti Venkatesha Iyengar Venkatesh Iyengar.jpg
16th 5-7 October 1930 Mysuru Aluru Venkata Rao AluruVenkataRaoPic.jpg
17th 28-30 December 1931 karawara Muliya Timmappaiah
18th 28-30 December 1932 Madikeri D. V. Gundappa DV Gundappa 1988 stamp of India.jpg
19th 29, 30, 31 December 1933 Hubballi Y. Nagesha Shashtry
20th 28, 29, 30 December 1934 Raichur Panje Mangesh Rao
21st 26, 27, 28 December 1935 Mumbai N. S. Subbarao
22nd 29, 30, 31 December 1937 Jamkhandi Bellave Venkatanaranappa
23rd 29, 30, 31 December 1938 Ballari Ranganatha Ramachandra Divakara
24th 25, 26, 27, 28 December 1939 Belagavi Mudaveedu Krishnarao
25th 27, 28, 29 December 1940 Dharawada Y. Chandrashekhara Shashtry
26th 27, 28, 29 December 1941 Hyderabad A. R. Krishna Shashtry
27th 26, 27, 28 January 1943 Shivamogga D. R. Bendre
28th 28, 29, 30 December 1944 Rabakavi S. S. Basavanala
29th 26, 27,28 December 1945 Madras T. P. Kailasam
30th 7, 8, 9 May 1947 Harapanahalli C. K. Venkataramaiah
31st 29, 30 31 December 1948 Kasaragodu T. T. Sharma
32nd 5, 6, 7 March 1949 Kalburagi Uttangi Chennappa
33rd 24-26 May 1950 Sollapura M. R. Srinivas Murthy
34th 26, 27, 28 December 1951 Mumbai M. Govinda Pai Govinda Pai.jpg
35th 16,17, 18 May 1952 Beluru S. C. Nandimata
36th 26, 27, 28 December 1954 Kumata V. Seetharamaiah
37th 10, 11, 12 June 1955 Mysuru K.Shivaram Karanth ಶಿವರಾಮ ಕಾರಂತ.jpg
38th 25, 26, 27 December 1956 Raichuru Sriranga
39th 7-9 May 1957 Dharawada Kuvempu Kuvempu1.jpg
40th 18, 19, 20 January 1958 Ballari V. K. Gokak
41st 11, 12, 13 February 1960 Bidar D. L. Narasimhachar Portrait Photograph of D. L. Narasimhachar.jpg
42nd 27, 28, 29 December 1960 Manipal A. N. Krishnarao
43rd 27, 28, 29 December 1961 Gadaga K. G. Kundanagara
44th 28, 29, 30 December 1963 Siddaganga R. S. Mugali
45th 10, 11, 12 May 1965 Karawara Kadengodlu Shankarabhatta
46th 26, 27, 28 May 1967 Shravana Belagola A. N. Upadhye
47th 27, 28, 29 December 1970 Bengaluru D. Javaregowda
48th 31 May & 1, 2 June 1971 Mandya Jayadevi Taayi Ligade
49th 11, 12, 13 December 1976 Shivamogga S. V. Ranganna
50th 23, 24, 25 April 1978 Delhi G. P. Rajarathnam
51st 9, 10, 11 March 1979 Dharmastala M. Gopalakrishna Adiga
52nd 7, 8, 9, 10 February 1980 Belagavi Basavaraja Kattimani
53rd 13, 14, 15 March 1981 Chikkamagaluru P. T. Narasimhachar
54th 27, 28, 29, 30 November 1981 Madikeri Shankara Bala Dixit Joshi
55th 23, 24, 25, 26 December 1982 Sirsi Gorur Ramaswamy Iyengar
56th 23, 24, 25 March 1984 Kaiwara A. N. Murthirao
57th 3, 4, 5, 6 April 1985 Bidar H. M. Nayak
58th 29, 30, 31 October & 1 November 1987 Kalburagi Siddaiah Puranik
59th 16, 17, 18 February 1990 Hubballi R. C. Hiremath
60th 28, 29, 30 November 1990 Mysuru K. S. Narasimhaswamy
61st 9, 10, 11, 12 January 1992 Davanagere G. S. Shivarudrappa
62nd 5, 6, 7 February 1993 Koppala Simpi Linganna
63rd 11, 12, 13 February 1994 Mandya Chaduranga
64th 3, 4, 5 June 1995 Mudhola H. L. Nage Gowda
65th 21, 22, 23, 24 December 1996 Hassan Chennaveera Kanavi
66th 11, 12, 13, 14 December 1997 Mangaluru Kayyar Kinhanna Rai
67th 11, 12, 13, 14 February 1999 Kanakapura S. L. Bhyrappa
68th 24, 25, 26 June 2000 Bagalakote Shantadevi Malavada
69th 15, 16, 17 February 2002 Tumakuru U. R. Ananthamurthy
70th 7, 8, 9 March 2003 Belagavi Patil Puttappa
71st 18, 19, 20, 21 December 2003 Moodbidire Kamala Hampana
72nd 27, 28, 29 January 2006 Bidar Shantharasa
73rd 20-23 December 2007 Shivamogga K. S. Nissar Ahmed
74th 12, 13, 14, 15 December 2008 Udupi L. S. Sheshagiri Rao
75th 4, 5, 6 February 2009 Chitradurga L. Basavaraju
76th 19, 20, 21 February 2010 Gadaga Geetha Nagabhushana
77th 4, 5, 6 February 2011 Bengaluru G. Venkatasubbaiah
78th 9, 10, 11 December 2011 Gangavati C. P. Krishnakumar
79th 9, 10, 11 February 2013 Bijapura Ko. Chennabasappa
80th 7, 8, 9 January 2014 Kodagu Na. D'souza
81st 31 January & 1, 2, 3 February 2015 Shravana Belagola Siddalingaiah [2]
82nd 2-4 December 2016 Raichuru Baraguru Ramachandrappa [3]
83rd 24-26 November 2017 Mysuru Chandrashekara Patil
84th 4-6 January 2018 Dharawada Chandrashekhara Kambara CHANDRASEKHAR-B KAMBARA.jpg
85th 5-7 February 2019 Kalburagi H. S. Venkateshamurthy H S Venkatesha Murthy.jpg [4]
86th 2021 Haveri [5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hunasavadi, Srikanth (29 January 2009). "Sahitya Parishat can do with more funds". Daily News and Analysis. Retrieved 2 January 2011.
  2. ^ "Siddalingaiah to chair 81st Kannada lit fest". Deccan Herald. 20 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Stage set for 82nd Akhila Bharat Kannada Sahitya Sammelana".
  4. ^ "H.S. Venkateshamurthy to preside over 85th Kannada Sahitya Sammelana". The Hindu. 5 December 2019. Retrieved 17 September 2020.
  5. ^ "ಹಾವೇರಿಗೆ 86ನೇ ಕನ್ನಡ ಸಾಹಿತ್ಯ ಸಮ್ಮೇಳನ ಆತಿಥ್ಯ". Vijaya Karnataka.