Arts and CraftsPadma awards – just one of the country’s greatest civilian Awards, are conferred in three different categories, specifically, Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan. The Awards are given in numerous areas/ fields of tasks, viz. – art, social work, community affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civic provider, etc.. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for distinguished and exceptional services; ‘Padma Bhushan’ for distinguished support of top sequence and ‘Padma Shri’ for distinguished service in any field. Every year the awards have been declared on the occasion of Republic Day.
2. These awards have been conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan close to March/ April every year. This past year the President of India has declared conferment of Padma awards under. The listing includes of Seventy Five Padma Shri Awardees, 7 Padma Bhushan along with 7 Padma Vibhushan. 1-9 9 of the awardees are the list additionally comprises 5 persons by foreigners, NRIs, PIOs and 6 Posthumous awardees’ category.
PADMA VIBHUSHAN Sl. No
|Shri K J Yesudas||Art-Music||Kerala|
|Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev||Others-Spiritualism||Tamil Nadu|
|Shri Sharad Pawar||Public Affairs||Maharashtra|
|Shri Murli Manohar Joshi||Public Affairs||Uttar Pradesh|
|Prof. Udipi Ramachandra Rao||Science & Engineering||Karnataka|
|Late Shri Sunder Lal Patwa (Posthumous)||Public Affairs||Madhya Pradesh|
|Late Shri PA Sangma|