Padma Vibhushan Awards (2nd highest civilian award) -



  • Ilayaraja - Art (Music)
  • Ghulam Mustafa Khan - Art (Music).
  • Parameswaran Parameswaran - Literature & Education.

Padma Bhushan Awards (3rd Highest Civilian Awards) -


  • Pankaj Advani - Sport (Billards/Snooker).
  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni - Sports (Cricket).
  • Alexander Kadakin (Foreigner/Posthumous) - Public Affairs.
  • Ved Prakash Nanda -  Literature and Education.
  • Laxman Pai - Art (Painting).
  • Arvind Parikh - Art (Music).
  • Sharda Sinha - Art (Music).
  • Philipose Mar Chrysostom - Others (Spiritualism).
  • Ramachandran Nagaswamy - Others (Archaeology).

Padma Shri Awards :


  • Abhay Bang (Duo)- Medicine.
  • Damodar Ganesh Bapat - Social Work.
  • Prafulla Govinda Baruah - Literature and Education.
  • Mohan Swaroop Bhatia - Arts.
  • Sudhanshu Biswas - Social Work.
  • Saikhom Mirabai Chanu - Sports for Weightlifting.
  • Pandit Shyamlal Chaturvedi - Literature and Education.
  • Jose Ma Joey Concepcion III (Philippines) - Trade & Industry.
  • Langpoklakpam Subadani Devi - Art-Weaving.
  • Somdev Devvarman - Sports (Tennis).
  • Yeshi Dhoden - Medicine.
  • Arup Kumar Dutta - Literature and Education.
  • Doddarange Gowda - Art (Lyrics).
  • Arvind Gupta - Literature and Education.
  • Digamber Hansda - Literature and Education.
  • Ramli Bin Ibrahim (Foreigner) - Art-Dance.
  • Anwar Jalalpuri (Posthumous) -  Literature and Education.
  • Piyong Temjen Jamir - Literature and Education.
  • Sitavva Joddati - Social Work.
  • Malti Joshi - Literature and Education.
  • Manoj Joshi - Art (Acting).
  • Rameshwarlal Kabra -  Trade & Industry.
  • Pran Kishore Kaul - Art.
  • Bounlap Keokangna (Foreigner) - Architecture.
  • Vijay Kichlu - Art - Music.
  • Tommy Koh (Foreigner) - Public Affairs.
  • Lakshmikutty - Medicine-Traditional.
  • Joyshree Goswami Mahanta-  Literature and Education.
  • Narayan Das Maharaj - Spiritualism.
  • Pravakara Maharana Art - Sculpture.
  • Hun Many (Foreigner) - Public Affairs.
  • Nouf Marwaai (Foreigner) - Yoga.
  • Zaverilal Mehta - Literature and Education-Journalism.
  • Krishna Bihari Mishra - Literature and Education.
  • Sisir Purushottam Mishra - Art - Cinema.
  • Subhasini Mistry - Social Work.
  • Tomio Mizokami (Foreigner) - Literature and Education.
  • Somdet Phra Maha Muniwong (Foreigner) - Spiritualism.
  • Keshav Rao Musalgaonkar - Literature and Education.
  • Dr Thant Myint – U (Foreigner) - Public Affairs.
  • V Nanammal - Yoga.
  • Sulagitti Narasamma - Social Work.
  • Ms Vijayalakshmi Navaneethakrishnan - Art-Folk Music.
  • I Nyoman Nuarta (Foreigner) - Art-Sculpture.
  • Shri Malai Haji Abdullah Bin Malai Haji Othman (Foreigner) - Social Work.
  • Shri Gobaradhan Panika - Art-Weaving.
  • Shri Bhabani Charan Pattanaik - Public Affairs.
  • Shri Murlikant Petkar - Sports-Swimming.
  • Shri Habibullo Rajabov (Foreigner) -Literature and Education.
  • Shri MR Rajagopal - Medicine-Palliative Care.
  • Shri Sampat Ramteke (Posthumous) - Social Work.
  • Shri Chandra Sekhar Rath - Literature and Education.
  • Shri S S Rathore - Civil Services.
  • Shri Amitava Roy - Science and Engineering.
  • Shri Sanduk Ruit (Foreigner) - Science and Engineering.
  • Shri R Sathyanarayana - Art-Music.
  • Shri Pankaj M Shah - Medicine (Oncology).
  • Shri Bhajju Shyam - Art-Painting.
  • Shri Maharao Raghuveer Singh - Literature and Education.
  • Shri Kidambi Srikanth - Sports-Badminton.
  • Shri Ibrahim Sutar - Art-Music.
  • Shri Siddeshwara Swamiji - Others-Spiritualism.
  • Ms Lentina Ao Thakkar - Social Work.
  • Shri Vikram Chandra Thakur - Science and Engineering.
  • Shri Rudrapatnam Narayanaswamy Tharanthan with Shri Rudrapatnam Narayanswamy Thyagarajan - Art (Music).
  • Shri Nguyen Tien Thien (Foreigner) - Spiritualism.
  • Shri Bhagirath Prasad Tripathi - Literature and Education.
  • Shri Rajagopalan Vasudevan - Science and Engineering.
  • Shri Manas Bihari Verma -  Science and Engineering.
  • Shri Panatawane Gangadhar Vithobaji - Literature and Education.
  • Shri Romulus Whitaker - Wildlife Conservation.
  • Shri Baba Yogendra - Art.
  • Shri A Zakia - Literature and Education.