Jnanpith Laureates

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