Jakanachari Awards

Profile of recipients of Jakanachari Awards

Karnataka state is home to mesmerizing sculptures which can be witnessed in most of the ancient temples all over Karnataka.

To encourage this fine tradition of sculptures, the Govenrnme t of Karnataka in the year 1995 decided to reward people in recognistion of the great sculptor Amarashilpi Jakanachari with Janakachari Award. This award includes plaque, shawl, gardland and cash reward of Rs. 5 lakhs.

Below are the recipients of the award

Sl No.

Name

Year

1.

Shri. C. Parameshwaracharya, Bangalore

1995

2.

Shri S.G. Neelakanthachar, Bangalore

1996

3.

Shri G.D. Mayacharya, Bagalkot

1997

4.

Shri. Ramachandra Shetty Gudigar, Kumata, U.K.

1998

5.

Shri. Shamaraya Acharya, Karkala, DK

1999

6.

Mr. M. Parameshwaracharya, Bangalore

2000

7.

Shri. Dhananjaya Sculptor, Kalaburagi

2001

8.

Shri N.K. Myrtunjayacharya

2002

9.

Shri. s. Kalachar, Chitradurga

2003

10.

Shri. Kashinath, Shimoga

2004

11.

Shri. C. Siddalingaiah, Mysore

2005

12.

Shri B.N. Channappacharya, Mysore

2006

13.

Shri. M.B. Mayacharya, Bangalore

2007

14.

Shri. Veerabhadrachar, Bangalore

2008

15.

Shri. K.C. Putnamnachar, Bangalore

2009

16.

Shri. Venkatachalapathy, Bangalore

2010

17.

Smt. Kanakamoorthy, Bangalore

2011

18.

Sculptor Shri G.B. Hansanandacharya, Bellary

2012

19.

Shri Basanna Monappa Badigera, (sculptor)

2013

20.

Shri. Shanmukhappa Kashappa Yaraka, Bagalkot

2014

21.

Smt. N. Pushpamala, Bangalore

2015

22.

Shri. Y.Yankappa, Davanagere

2016

23.

Shri. H.N. Krishnamurti, Shimoga

2017

24.

Shri. Lakshminarayana Acharya

2018

 

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