What are the prizes won by Rabindranath Tagore?
Poet Rabindranath Tagore won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 for his collection Gitanjali published in London in 1912. The prize gained even more significance by being given to an Indian for the first time. This honour established Tagore’s literary reputation worldwide.
Who won the Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2021?
Raj Kamal Jha
The correct answer is Raj Kamal Jha. The Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize will be awarded for the years 2021 and 2022 together. The annual award, won by Journalist-author Raj Kamal Jha in 2020 for his novel ”The City and The Sea”, will now be held for both years in New Delhi in October 2022.
Who has received the Tagore award?
On 6 September 2013, President of India Pranab Mukherjee conferred the Tagore Award 2013 to Zubin Mehta at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi….Recipients.
|Recipient||Raj Kamal Jha|
|Description||For book “The city of the sea”.|
Who won the Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2019 for literature?
The Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize for Social Achievement 2019 was awarded to Yohei Sasakawa for his efforts to uproot leprosy and to Madame President of Taiwan, Tsai Ing-Wen, and Taiwanese people, for being a beacon of democracy, human rights and freedom.
Who won the Rabindranath Tagore Literary award Prize 2020?
The Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize for Social Achievement 2020 was conferred to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said, the late Sultan of Oman and The People of Oman, and renowned Indian choreographer Sandip Soparrkar for his contribution to the betterment of society through his initiative “Dance for a Cause”.
Who has won the 3rd Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize?
author Raj Kamal Jha
Journalist-author Raj Kamal Jha has won the 3rd Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize for his novel, “The City and The Sea”. Jha’s book, which is based on the December 2012 Nirbhaya rape and murder case, was chosen from ten shortlisted books.
Who was the first recipient of the Tagore Award?
Pt. Ravi Shankar
The First Tagore Award – 2012 was conferred upon Pt. Ravi Shankar, the Indian Sitar Maestro and the Second Award – 2013 was conferred upon Maestro Zubin Mehta.
Who won the Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2020 for the novel The City and The Sea?
Raj Kamal Jha was announced the winner of the Tagore Literary Prize for his novel – The City and the Sea. In 2020, it was announced that the prizes for 2021 and 2022 would be merged, due to disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Who won Tagore literature award 2020?
The Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize will be awarded for the year 2021 and 2022 together, organiser and publisher Peter Bundalo said. The annual award, won by Journalist-author Raj Kamal Jha in 2020 for his novel The City and The Sea, will now be held for both the years in New Delhi in October, 2022, he informed.
Who won the Rabindranath Tagore Literary Award Prize 2020?
Did Rabindranath Tagore got Bharat Ratna?
While Rabindranath Tagore has not been awarded a Bharat Ratna, he received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913. Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru has not received the Nobel Prize but was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 1955.