Jnanpith Laureates

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