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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