Viren Dangwal (5 August 1947 - 28 September 2015) was an Indian poet, academic, and journalist. He received several awards for his poetry.
Dangwal was born in 1947 in Kirti Nagar, Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand.
In 1992 Dangwal received the Raghuveer Sahay Smriti Award for his poem 'Duniya'. In 1993 he received the Srikant Verma Smriti Award. In 2002, he received the Shamsher Samman award. In 2004, Dangwell received the Sahitya Akademi Award for his book of poetry, Dushchakra Mein Srista.
Dangwal's most famous poem was 'Kavi Ne kaha' .
Dangwal died in Bareilly in September 2015
- "Renowned poet Viren Dangwal passes away in Bareilly". United News of India. 28 September 2015. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
- "..:: SAHITYA : Akademi Awards ::." sahitya-akademi.gov.in. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
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