RRB NTPC EXAM - 2016 :: GK Indian Awards And Their Fields For SSC, Railway Online Exams.

RRB NTPC EXAM - 2016 :: GK Indian Awards And Their Fields For SSC, Railway Online Exams.
RRB NTPC EXAM - 2016 :: GK Indian Awards And Their Fields For SSC, Railway Online Exams.

S.NO
Award Name
Field Of Award
Importance Of Award
1
Bharat Ratna
arts, literature, science and public services
It is the highest civilian award of the India. The award was given for outstanding achievements in the arts, literature, science and public services but the government expanded the criteria to include "any field of human endeavour". The number of annual awards is restricted to a maximum of three in a particular year.

2
Nobel Prize
literature, medicine, physics, chemistry, peace, and economics.

The Nobel Prize is widely regarded as the most prestigious award available in the fields of literature, medicine, physics, chemistry, peace, and economics.

3
Saraswati Samman
Literature
The award was instituted in 1991 by the K. K. Birla Foundation. It is an annual award given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any 22 Indian languages.
4
Jnanpith award
Literature

The award was instituted in 1961 and it is It is presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith, a trust founded by the Sahu Jain family, the publishers of the newspaper The Times of India. It is an annual award given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any 22 Indian languages.

5
Vyas Samman
Literature
Vyas Samman is awarded annually by the K.K. Birla Foundation in recognition of the Hindi literary work published in past 10 years.
6
Bihari Puraskar
Literature
Bihari Puraskar is a literary award instituted by K. K. Birla Foundation. The award is named after the famous Hindi poet Bihari and is awarded to an outstanding work published in Hindi or Rajasthani by a Rajasthani writer.

7
Moorti Devi Award
Literature

The Moortidevi Award is an annual literary award in India presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith organization for a work which emphasizes Indian philosophy and culture.

8
Booker Prize
Literature
It is an annual award for the best original novel, written in the English language, and published in the UK literary award
9
Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Cinema/Films
The Dadasaheb Phalke Award is India's highest award in cinema. It is presented annually at the National Film Awards ceremony by the Directorate of Film Festivals, an organisation set up by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

10
Arjuna Award
sportspersons in sports and games.
The Government has modified the format of Arjuna Award very recently and as per the revised schematic guidelines a sportsperson must have very good consistent performances for the previous 3 years at the international level to be considered as eligible for the Award.
11
Dhyan Chand Award
Sports
The award that is given to the veteran sportspersons of India for their lifetime achievement in their respective field of sport is named as the Dhyan Chand Award for Life Time Achievement in Sports and Games.
12
Dronacharya Award
Coaches of any particular sport
The award is named after the very famous archery coach, mentioned in the epic of India known as the Mahabharata. This very award is not related with the sportspersons who are still playing in the field; instead this is related to those eminent coaches of any particular sport.
13
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award
Sports
The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna is the highest honour bestowed to a sportsperson for his/her achievements in India.
14
Kalinga Prize
Science

The Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science is an award given by UNESCO for exceptional skill in presenting scientific ideas to lay people.
15
Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize
Science & Technology

The Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology (SSB) is a science award in India given annually by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for notable and outstanding research, applied or fundamental, in biology, chemistry, environmental science, engineering, mathematics, medicine and Physics.

16
Abel Prize
Mathematics

The Abel Prize is an international prize awarded annually by the Government of Norway to one or more outstanding mathematicians.
17
Pulitzer Prize
Journalism
The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.
18
Grammy Award
Music

A Grammy Award, or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.
19
Aga Khan Award
Architecture

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) is an architectural prize established by Aga Khan IV in 1977.
20
Stirling Prize
Architecture
The Royal Institute of British Architects Stirling Prize is a British prize for excellence in architecture.
21
Pritzker Prize
Architecture
The Pritzker Architecture Prize is awarded annually "to honor a living architect.

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