Daana Chintamani Attimabbe Awards

Profile of recipients of ‘Daanachintamani Attimabbe’ Awards

The contribution of Dana Chintamani Attimabbe is noteworthy in the history of literature and culture in Karnataka. Thousands of books relating to Jainism were written during her period which was the most unique contribution to the world. This award was started in the name of Attimabbe in the year 1995, exclusively for Women poets and scholars to recognize their contribution in the field of literature. This award which includes a plaque, shawl, garland and cash reward of Rs. 5 lakhs were started in the year 1995 by the Government of Karnataka

Sl No.

Name

Year

1.

Smt. T. Sunandamma

1995

2.

Smt. Shantadevi Malwada

1996

3.

Smt. Vaidehi (Janaki Srinivasamurthy)

1997

4.

Dr. Kamala Hampana

1998

5.

Smt. Mallika Kadidal

1999

6.

Smt. Jayalakshmi Srinivasan

2000

7.

Smt. Sarah Abubakar

2001

8.

Dr. Geeta Nagabhushana

2002

9.

Dr. Shailaja Lauda

2003

10.

Dr. M. Sunita Shetty

2004

11.

Dr. Veena Shanteshwar

2005

12.

Smt. B.T. Lalita Nayak

2006

13.

Smt. Sasikala Veeraiah Swamy

2007

14.

Dr. Vijaya Dabbe

2008

15.

Smt. Shantadevi Kanvi, Dharwad

2009

16.

Smt. Sudha Murthy, Bangalore

2010

17.

Dr. Saraswati Chimalagi, Vijapur

2011

18.

Dr. B.N. Sumitrabai, Bangalore

2012

19.

Smt. M. Saraswatigowda, Mandya

2013

20.

Dr. H. S. Srimathi, Bangalore

2014

21.

Dr. Nemichandra, Bangalore

2015

22.

Smt. Shanti Nayak, Uttara Kannada

2016

23.

Smt. S. Usha, Shimoga

2017

24.

Smt. H. M. Beelagi

2018

 

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