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List Of Awards Given By Indian Government

List of awards and associated disciplines for govt. exams.A lot of questions have been asked now a day’s related to the list of awards and spots in all the competitive examinations. Since a candidates is expected to have knowledge of the country’s sport events which the persons have been performing in India and outside India which are in news. This is one of the most asked questions in any competitive exams including Banking, defence, Railways and other government services and without this the general awareness section remains vague. In all examination you may get either 2-4 questions from this section and candidates must be well aware of the different important awards which are being given in the specific fields and these are of the reputation and always covered in all the news and news papers. Candidates must know some of the important awards which are given in the field of medicine, science and technology, journalism, sports, sport teaching, institutions, peace, economics and literature etc which have been constituted in different years.

Different awards and their fields in India:

There are different awards which India gives to the persons of distinction in India and also to those who have helped India to have good relationship with the neighboring countries like the Indira Gandhi award for peace and disarmament. There are other prizes which are given in the filed of literature mainly written in Hindi language while there are some which are given irrespective of the language of Literature. Candidates will need to know clearly about these awards and the fields in which these awards are given. These awards are given mainly each year to the candidates of repute or there are some awards which are given only when its need is felt by the committees like the India’s highest civil Award bharat Ratna and those which are given in the filed of Gallantry awards for the performance of the Defence soldiers in the time of war in the presence of enemy like the Parma Veer chakra etc. there are different types of awards and some are given in the specific conditions only.

Candidates will have to know only the basic about these awards. There are no deep questions which are asked in any examination except for the UPSC examination for which you will need to learn each detail.

Here are the list of awards and associated fields with them:

o   Grammy – Music

o   Tansen Award- Music

o   Magsaysay Award- Public Service, Leadership, Journalism, Literature and creative arts and international understanding

o   Man Booker prize: Authors of Novels

o   Pulitzer – Journalism and Literature

o   Bowelay – Agriculture

o   Right Livelihood Award: Field of environment and social justics

o   Kalinga – Science

o   Dhanwantri – Medical science

o   Bhatnagar – Science

o   Nobel prize – Peace, Literature, Economics, Physics, Chemistry, Medical science

o   Shaurya Chakra- Civilian or Military Personnel

o   Ashok Chakra: Civilians

o   Param Vir Chakra- Military

o   Abel-Maths

o   Kalidas Samman- Classical Music, Classical Dance and Arts

o   Vyas Samman- Literature

o   Merlin-Magic

o   Bharat ratna-Art, Science, Public services, Sports

o   Bhartiya Jnanpeeth Award: Literary

o   Sahitya Akademi Award: Literary

o   Dhanvantri Award: Medical Sciences

o   R.D. Birla Award: Medical sciences

o   Lenin Peace Prize: Peace and Friendship

o   Juliet Curie Award: Peace

o   Sahitya Akademi Award- Books in Indian Languages and Ebnglish

o   Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award- Science and Technology

o   Sangeet-Natak Akademi Award- Music, dance and Drama

o   Lalit Kala Akademi Award- Arts

o   Sports Awards

o   Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna: Players

o   Dronacharya Award: Sports coaches

o   Dhyan Chand- Sports

o   Ekalavya Award- Sports

o   Kolanka Cup- Ekalavya Award- Sports

o   Arjuna Award: Sport

o   Maharaja Ranjit Singh- Ekalavya Award- Sports

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