P. K. Warrier

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Panniyampilly Krishnankuty Warrier
Born (1921-06-05) 5 June 1921 (age 97)
Kottakkal, India
OccupationAyurvedic Physician
Period20th 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] He is the youngest nephew of Vaidyaratnam P. S. Warrier, the founder of Arya Vaidya Sala.

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] Warrier received the Padma Shri in 1999[5] and the Padma Bhushan Award in 2010 from the Government of India for his contribution to Ayurveda.[6][7][8]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ GG Gangadharan. "Padmashri P. K. Warrier, Arya Vaidya Sala, Kottakkal". Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  2. ^ http://www.aryavaidyasala.com/(S(pdw4br55l3swefuxjlzkqx55))/about_avs.aspx#rec
  3. ^ "Calicut University honorary degree recipients" (PDF). University of Calicut. Retrieved 2013-04-08.
  4. ^ "30th Dhanvantari Award conferred to Dr. P. K. Warrier". Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  5. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on November 15, 2014. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
  6. ^ Padma Bhushan Awardees
  7. ^ "Aamir, Rahman awarded Padma Bhushan". The Hindustan Times. 31 March 2010. Archived from the original on 5 June 2011. Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  8. ^ "AMMOI felicitates Dr P K Warrier, E T Narayanan Mooss in Thrissur". Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  9. ^ "Award ceremony". Retrieved August 7, 2014.