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Rishi Samman 2022
Mahmopadhyaya Acharya Revaprasad Dwivedi (August 22,1935-May 22, 2021) was a renowned poet, playwright, critic and a great veda shastra acharya. He dedicated his life to the study and propagation of Sanskrit and its literature. He wrote extensively on poetic literature, plays and epics. He worked simultaneously on research papers and books on various subjects.
He was born to Pandit Narmada Prasad Dwivedi and Shrimati Lakshmi Devi in village Nader in Sihore district, Madhya Pradesh. Pandit Narmada Prasad Dwivedi was renowned for his Sanskrit scholarship and his expertise on jyotishvidya. His first teacher was respected Pandit Mahadev Shastri who later took on sanyas and became famous as Swami Maheshwaranand Saraswati. Revaprasadji learnt Sahityashastra (literature) from Shastriji.
His working life was spent with Benares Hindu University and Kalidas Sansthan, Varanasi.
He was a prolific writer and among his prominent works were: Uttarasitacharitam, Kumaravijayam, Alam Brahma and Sahityalankar.
Among the awards honouring him include the President’s Award, Kabir Samman. Vachaspati Puraskar, Sahitya Akademi Award, Srivani Alankaran and Mahamahopadhyaya.
Renowned acharya, poet, playwright and critic, Mahamahopadhyay Acharya Revaprasad Dwivedi was honoured posthumously with Rishi Samman by Shri Shankar Shikshayatan on January 9, 2022. Full report
श्रीशंकर शिक्षायतन (वैदिक शोध संस्थान), नई दिल्ली द्वारा दिनांक ०९ जनवरी २०२२ को ऋषिसम्मान समारोह का समायोजन किया गया । इस समारोह में संस्कृत साहित्य के प्रख्यात आचार्य, लब्धप्रतिष्ठ महाकवि, नाटककार एवं काव्यशास्त्र के महनीय समालोचक महामहोपाध्याय आचार्य रेवाप्रसाद द्विवेदी जी को मरणोपरान्त ऋषिसम्मान से सम्मानित किया गया । Full report
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