Kavishwar Dalpatram Award

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Kavishwar Dalpatram Award
Dalpatram Poetry Award
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Awarded forliterary honour in Gujarat, India
Sponsored byVardhman Vikas Seva Trust
Date2011 (2011)
LocationWadhwan
CountryIndia
Presented byVardhman Vikas Seva Trust
Reward(s)Rs. 25000
First awarded2010
Last awarded2018
Currently held byPraful Pandya

The Kavishwar Dalpatram Award (Gujarati: કવિશ્વર દલપતરામ ઍવોર્ડ) is a literary honour in Gujarat, India given by Vardhman Vikas Seva Trust, Wadhwan. The award is conferred annually to the Gujarati language poet for his significant contribution in Gujarati poetry since 2010. Founded by Vardhman Vikas Trust, the award is named after renowned Gujarati language poet Dalpatram. The award comprises shield, showl and the cash prize of Rs. 25000.[1]

Recipients[edit]

The Kavishwar Dalpatram Award has been granted annually since 2010 to the following people:[2]

Year Recipient
2010 Nalin Raval
2011 Bhanuprasad Pandya
2012 Harikrishna Pathak
2013 Vinod Joshi
2014 Harshad Trivedi
2015 Ramesh Acharya
2016 Nayan Desai[3]
2017 Jayendra Shekhadiwala
2018 Praful Pandya
2019 Jawahar Bakshi[4]
2020 S. S. Rahi[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dalpatram Poetry Award, Surendranagar, Gujarat". Capture The Soul. Retrieved 2016-04-14.
  2. ^ Brahmbhatt, Prasad (2014). History of Modern Gujarati Literature (Modern & Post Modern Era). Ahmedabad: Parshva Publication. ISBN 978-93-5108-247-7.
  3. ^ "કવિશ્વર દલપતરામ સાતમો એવોર્ડ પૂ. મોરારીબાપુ આપશે- m.divyabhaskar.co.in". Divya Bhaskar (in Gujarati). Retrieved 2016-04-14.
  4. ^ a b "2019 અને 2020ના કવિશ્વર દલપતરામ એવોર્ડ જાહેર". divyabhaskar (in Gujarati). 2018-12-23. Retrieved 2018-12-27.