The Kalidas Samman

The Kalidas Samman is a prestigious arts award presented annually by the government of

  1. Maharashtra
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Gujarat
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 11th September 2015 in General Knowledge.
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Madhya Pradesh

The Kalidas Samman is a prestigious arts award presented annually by the government of Madhya Pradesh The Kalidas Samman was first time present in 1980.  This award is named after kalidasa, a renowned classical Sanskrit writer of ancient India. At present, this award carries a cash prize of Rs. 2,00,000. The winners are selected by a five-member committee appointed by the Government of Madhya Pradesh.
Here is the list of Kalidas Samman winner

Year Name Field
1980-81 Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer Classical Music
Mallikarjun Mansur Classical Music
1981-82 K.G Subramanyan Plastic Arts
1982-83 Sombhu Mitra Theatre
1983-84 Rukmini Devi Arundale Classical Dance
1984-85 Kumar Gandharva Classical Music
1985-86 Ram Kumar Plastic Arts
1986-87 Zia Mohiduddin Dagar Classical Music
Birju Maharaj Classical Dance
Ebrahim Alkazi Theatre
Narayan Shridhar Bendre Plastic Arts
1987-88 Ravi Shankar Classical Music
Vedantam sathya narayana Sarma Classical Music
P.L Deshpande Theatre
M.F. Husain Plastic Arts
1988-89 M.S. Subbulakshmi Classical Music
Kelucharan Mohapatra Classical Dance
Tripti Mitra Theatre
Tyeb Mehta Plastic Arts
1989-90 Vilayat Khan Classical Music
Guru Bipin Singh Classical Music
Habib Tanvir Theatre
Vasudeo S. Gaitonde Plastic Arts
1990-91 Padma Subramanyam Classical Dance
Vijya Tendulkar Theatre
1991-92 Ali Akbar Khan Classical Music
Ram Narayan Classical Music
Vimpati Chinna Satyam Classical Music
Vijaya Mehta Theatre
Jagdish Swaminathan Plasstic Arts
1992-93 Ramankutty Nair Classical Dance
Ammannur Madhava Chakyar Classical Dance
Badal Sarkar Theatre
Syed haider Raza Plastic Arts
1993-94 Shanta Rao Classical Dance
B.V. Karanth Theatre
1994-95 Padmavati Shaligram-Gokhale Classical Music
Kavalam Narayan Panikkar Theatre
1995-96 Alla Rakha Classic Music
Sitara Devi Classic Dance
1996-97 Kishan Maharaj Classic Music
Mrinalini Sarabhai Classic Dance
Shriram Lagoo Theatre
Bhupen Khakhar Plastic Arts
1997-98 Pandit Jasraj Classic Music
Kalamandalam kalyanikutty Amma Classic Dance
Tapas Sen Theatre
Akbar Padamsee Plastic Arts
1998-99 D.K. Pattammal Classical Music
Kalanidhi Narayanan Classical Dance
Girish Karnad Theatre
Arpita Singh Plastic Arts
1999-2000 Hariprasad Chaurasia Classical Music
K.P. Kittappa Pillai Classical Dance
Satyadev Dubey Theatre
Francis Newton Souze Plastic Arts
2000-01 M. Balamuralikrishna Classical Music
Rohini Bhate Classical Dance
Zohra Sehgal Theatre
Sankho Chaudhuri Plastic Arts
2001-02 Sumati Mutatkar Classical Music
Yamini Krishnamurthy Classical Dance
K.V. Subbanna Theatre
Jogen Chowdhury Plastic Arts
2002-03 Rahim Fahimuddin Dagar Classical Music
Kumudini Lakhia Classical Dance
Khalid Chaudhary Theatre
Ghulam Mohammed Sheikh Plastic Arts
2003-04 V.G Jog Classical Music
Chandralekha Classical Music
Gursharan Singh (playwright) Theatre
Himmat Shah Plastic Arts
2004-05 Prabha Atre Classical Music
Rajkumar Singhajit Singh Classical Dance
Devendra raj Ankur Theatre
Nagji Patel Plastic Arts
2005-06 Zakir Hussain Classical Music
Kanak Rele Classical Dance
Ratan Thiyam Theatre
Manjit Bawa Plastic Arts
2006-07 Putaraj Gavai Classical Music
Sonal Mansingh Classical Music
Vimal Lath Theatre
Shanti Dave Plastic Arts
2007-08 Pt. Balawantrai bhatt ‘Bhavrang’ Classical Music
C.V Chandrasekhar Classical Dance
Babasaheb Purandare Theatre
Satish Gujral Plastic Arts
2008-09 Chhannulal Mishra Classical Music
Jairma Patel Plastic Arts
Kalamandalam Gopi Classical Dance
2009-10 Saroja Vaidyanathan Classica Dance
N. Rajam Classical Music
2010-11 Anupam Kher Theatre
2012-13 Dr. Keshav Rao Sadashiv
Monis Rasool Professor Answered on 12th September 2015.
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