Awards and Recognition
Awarded Ugadi Puraskaram thrice by State Government of Andhra Pradesh for the contribution towards Vedic,
Sanskrit and Telugu literature.
- Best Avadhani award by P.S. Telugu University for outstanding contribution to the art of Avadhanam.
- Ramineni foundation Award for significant contribution in field of Telugu literature.
- Sadhguru Sivananda Murthy Eminence award for the contribution in the field of vedas and poetry.
Life time achievement award by Telugu Academy, Delhi, for outstanding contribu_on in the field of literature.
- Kopparapu Kavulu National Award, for unparalleled contribu_on to the art of Avadahanam.
- Swastivachanam Award by Sarwabhoma Sankrit Samvardhana Samstha, New Delhi for outstanding
contribution to Sanskrit Literature.
He was presented with a special award in year 1998, for his outstanding memory power and his role in
popularising the unique Telugu Tradition of Avadhanam.
- He has been recognised for his outstanding contribution to preserve, promote and propagate Telugu
Language by American Association of Telugu Brahmins in year 2002.
- He has been recognised for his rarest literary feats of Avadhanam in the history of Telugu Literature
by Telugu Association of North Texas in year 2006.
- Eminent Avadhani Award by American Telugu Association in years of 1995, 97, 99 & 2001.
- Lifetime Achievement Award by American Telugu Association in 2004 for outstanding contribution in
the literary field of Avadhanam.
- Best Avadhani Award by Telugu Association of North America in years of 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003.
- Lifetime Achievement Award by Telugu Association of North America in 2005 for outstanding
contribution in the literary field of Avadhanam.
- Excellence award by Telugu Association of Metro Atlanta in 2004.
- Sri Kala Poorna award by Sri Annamacharya Project of North America, SAPNA in 2002.
- Telugu Paluku Life time achievement award, Australia.
- Best Avadhani of the Decade award, New South Wales, U.K.
- Best Avadhani Award, Bahrain in year 1997.
- Lifetime Achievement Award by Sree foundation, Abu Dhabi in year 2014.
- Lifetime Achievement Award by Samskruta foundation, Dubai in year 2016.
- Lifetime Achievement Award by World Telugu Federation, in year 1992.
“Tarun Tapasvi” – Conferred by Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the then Prime Minister of India.
- “Human Computer” – Conferred by Shri P.V. Narasimha Rao, the then Prime Minister of India.
- “Avadhana Sahasraphani” – Conferred by Shri N.T. Rama Rao, the then Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
- “Intellectual Super Computer” – Conferred by Sri N. Chandrababu Naidu, the then Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
- “Medha Ratna” – Conferred by Dr. Y. S. Rajasekhar Reddy, the then Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.
- “Sree Kala Prapoorna” – conferred by Sree Foundation, USA
- Other titles such as Saraswathi Putra, Avadhana Saraswathi, Avadhana Chakravarthi, Avadhana Sarvabhouma,
Avadhana Bharathi, Avadhana Sakapurusha, Avadhana Prathistapanacharya, Avadhana Samrat, Mahakavi,
Kavi Samrat, Kaviraja Viraja, Kavi Tilaka, Kavi Chakravarthi, Kavi Sarvabhouma were conferred by various
renowned institutions across India and abroad.