Jnanpith Laureates

S.No. Image Name Of Awardee Year Of Award Language
1Akkitham2019Malayalam
2Amitav Ghosh2018English
3Krishna Sobti2017Hindi
4Shankha Ghosh2016Bangla
5Raghuveer Chaudhari2015Gujarati
6Bhalchandra Nemade2014Marathi
7Kedarnath Singh2013Hindi
8Ravuri Bharatwaja2012Telugu
9Pratibha Ray2011Oriya
10Chandrasekhar Kambar2010Kannada
11Amarkant2009Hindi
12Shrilal Shukla2009Hindi
13Shahryar2008Urdu
14O.N.V. Kurup2007Malayalam
15Satya Vrat Shastri2006Sanskrit
16Ravindra Kelekar2006Konkani
17Kunwar Narain2005Hindi
18Rahman Rahi2004Kashmiri
19Vinda Karandikar2003Marathi
20D. Jayakanthan2002Tamil
21Rajendra Shah2001Gujarati
22Indira Goswami2000Assamese
23Nirmal Verma1999Hindi
24Gurdial Singh1999Punjabi
25Girish Karnad1998Kannada
26Ali Sardar Jafri1997Urdu
27Mahasveta Devi1996Bangla
28M.T. Vasudevan Nair1995Malayalam
29U.R. Anantha Murthy1994Kannada
30Sitakant Mahapatra1993Oriya
31Naresh Mehta1992Hindi
32Subhash Mukhopadhyaya1991Bangla
33V. K. Gokak1990Kannada
34Qurratulain Hyder1989Urdu
35C. Narayana Reddy1988Telugu
36V.V.S. ‘Kusumagraj’1987Marathi
37Satchidananda Rautroy1986Oriya
38Pannalal Patel1985Gujrati
39Thakazhi S. Pillai1984Malayalam
40Masti V. Iyengar1983Kannada
41Mahadevi Varma1982Hindi
42Amrita Pritam1981Punjabi
43S.K. Pottekkatt1980Malayalam
44B.K. Bhattacharya1979Assamese
45S.H.V. Ajneya1978Hindi
46K.S. Karanth1977Kannada
47Ashapurna Devi1976Bangla
48P.V. Akilandam1975Tamil
49V.S. Khandekar1974Marathi
50Gopinath Mohanty1973Oriya
51D.R. Bendre1973kannada
52R.S. ‘Dinkar’1972Hindi
53Bishnu Dey1971Bangla
54V. Satyanarayana1970Telugu
55Firaq Gorakhpuri1969Urdu
56Sumitranandan Pant1968Hindi
57K.V. Puttappa1967Kannada
58Uma Shankar Joshi1967Gujarati
59T. S. Bandyopadhyaya1966Bangla
60G.S. Kurup1965Malayalam