Kamat's Potpourri Glossary of Indian Terms  
Kamat's PotpourriNew Contents
About the Kamats
History of India
Women of India
Faces of India
Indian Mythologies
geographica indicaArts of India
Indian Music
Indian Culture
Indian Paintings
Dig Deep Browse by Tags
Site Map
Historical Timeline
Master Index
Research House of Pictures
Stamps of India
Picture Archive
Natives of India
Temples of India
Kamat Network
Blog Portal

(Full Text Search)
Modify Search:

More Searches: PictureSearch, Full-text Search

Akilan P.V. (1922-1988) Tamil writer and Jnanapeeth award winner. Works include Chittirappavai & Kayalvizhi
Amrita Preetam (1919-) Poetess and novelist. Winner of Jnanapeeth award in 1981
Ashapurna Devi (1909-) Bengali writer and Jnanapeeth awardee
Dattatraya R. Bendre Kannada Poet and Jnanapeeth award winner [more]
Girish Karnad (1938-) Kannada playwright, actor and director; Jnanapeeth awardee
Jnanapeeth (jnana-pee-thha, from Sanskrit, translates to "the seat of knowledge"), the highest literary honor in India, awarded by the Government of India.
Masti Venkatesh Iyengar Kannada short story writer; Jnanapeeth awardee; works include Madakari Nayaka
Puttappa K. V. Popular Kannada poet and writer; Jnanapeeth award winner; works include Sri Ramayana Darshanam, Kanooru Heggaditi [more]
Shivaram Karanth Accomplished writer; dancer, novelist, environmentalist and educator; Jnanapeeth awardee; works include Mookajjiya Kanasugalu, Hucchu Hareyada Hadinaru Mukha [more]
Thakazhi Shivashankar Pillai (1915-1999) Malayalam writer and Jnanapeeth awardee; works include Kayar, Chemmeen, Rantitangazhi
Viswanatha Satyanarayana (1895-1976) Telugu writer and poet; awardee of Jnanapeeth, known as a writer in rigid classical style.


Kamat's Potpourri Who's Who, What's What

Guestbook Web Log Kamat Research Database

© 1995-2017 Kamat's Potpourri All Rights Reserved. Do not reproduce without prior permission. Some disclaimers apply

Merchandise and Link Suggestions

  • India Backfile -- A Reference archive of research abstracts, dictionaries, e-books, and thousands of pictures

Top of Page