Padma Awards conferred on 127

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India's second highest civilian honour 'Padma Vibhushan' has been awarded to scientist RA Mashelkar and yoga guru BKS Iyengar for the year 2014. Kamal Haasan, Ruskin Bond, P Gopichand and Leander Paes are few of the Padma Bhushan awardees this year. In total, The Indian President has conferred on the Padma Awards to 127 this year (2014).

Break up of the Awards:

  • 2 Padma Vibhushan, 24 Padma Bhushan and 101 Padma Shri Awards have been given
  • There is one ***duo case (counted as one) who got Padma Bhushan : Prof. Lloyd I. Rudolph & Prof. Susanne H. Rudolph (both from US) in the Literature and Education discipline 
  • 27 Women Awardees 
  • 10 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs and Posthumous Awardees.

Posthumous Case: 3 Awardees

  • Dr. Narendra Achyut Dabholkar
  • Justice Jagdish Sharan Verma
  • Dr. Anumolu Ramakrishna

Foreigners / NRIs/ PIOs: 6 Awardees

  • Shri Ashok Kumar Mago (US)
  • Dr. Siddharth Mukherjee (US)
  • Dr. Vamsi Mootha (US)
  • Dr. Sengaku Mayeda (Japan)
  • Prof. Anisuzzaman (Bangladesh)
  • And the above mentioned duo case

Key Points

  • 'Padma Vibhushan’, the highest civilian honour after 'Bharat Ratna', is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service. 
  • Padma Bhushan’ is given for distinguished service of high order 
  • Padma Shri’ is distributed for distinguished service in any field. 
  • The awards are announced on the occasion of Republic Day every year. 
  • Though these are actually conferred by the President at Rashtrapati Bhawan sometime around March/ April.
  • All of these awards were established in 1954

More:

  • The Awards as a whole are given in disciplines/fields of activities like, art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc.

Last year (2013) winners of Padma Vibhushan:

  • Yash Pal    
  • Roddam Narasimha    
  • Raghunath Mohapatra     
  • Syed Haider Raza

List of all Awardees:

Padma Vibhushan

Name Discipline State/ Domicile
Dr. Raghunath A. Mashelkar Science and Engineering Maharashtra
Shri B.K.S. Iyengar Others (Yoga)> "

Padma Bhushan

Name Discipline State/ Domicile
Begum Parveen Sultana Art - Classical Singing Maharashtra
Shri Kamala Haasan Art-Cinema Tamil Nadu
Prof. Gulam Mohammed Sheikh Art - Painting   Gujarat 
Shri T.H. Vinayakram Art - Ghatam Artist  Tamil Nadu 
Justice Dalveer Bhandari Public Affairs  Delhi 
Prof. Padmanabhan Balaram  Science and Engineering  Karnataka
Dr. Madappa Mahadevappa " "
Dr. Radhakrishnan Koppillil " "
Prof. Jyeshtharaj Joshi " Maharashtra
Dr. Vinod Prakash Sharma " Delhi
Dr. Thirumalachari Ramasami  "  
Late Dr. Anumolu Ramakrishna # "  Andhra Pradesh
Dr. Mrityunjay Athreya Literature and Education  Delhi
 Ms. Anita Desai "  
Dr. Dhirubhai Thaker " Gujarat
Shri Vairamuthu Ramasamy Thevar " Tamil Nadu
Shri Ruskin Bond  " Uttarakhand
Prof. Anisuzzaman "  Bangladesh
***Prof. Lloyd I. Rudolph and Prof. Susanne H. Rudolph "  USA
Shri Vijayendra Nath Kaul  Civil Service  Delhi
 Late Justice Jagdish Sharan Verma #  Public Affairs  Uttar Pradesh
Shri Pullela Gopichand Sports - Badminton Andhra Pradesh 
Shri Leander Paes Sports - Tennis  Maharashtra
Dr. (Smt.) Neelam Kler  Medicine - Neonatology  Delhi

Padma Shri

Name Discipline State/ Domicile
Dr. Naheed Abidi Literature and Education Uttar Pradesh
Prof. Ashok Chakradhar Literature and Education Delhi
Shri Chhakchhuak Chhuanvawra Literature and Education Mizoram
Shri Keki N. Daruwalla Literature and Education Delhi
Prof. Ganesh Narayandas Devi Literature and Education Gujrat
Prof. Kolakaluri Enoch Literature and Education Andhra Pradesh
Prof. (Dr.) Ved Kumari Ghai Literature and Education Jammu and Kashmir
Smt. Manorama Jafa Literature and Education Delhi
Prof. Rehana Khatoon Literature and Education Delhi
Dr. Waikhom Gojen Meeitei Literature and Education Manipur
Shri Vishnu Narayanan Namboothiri Literature and Education Kerala
Prof. Dinesh Singh  Literature and Education Delhi
Dr. (Mrs.) P. Kilemsungla Literature and Education Nagaland
Dr. Kiritkumar Mansukhlal Acharya Medicine - Dermatology Gujrat
Dr. Balram Bhargava Medicine - Cardiology Uttar Pradesh
Prof. (Dr.) Indra Chakravarty Medicine - Health & Hygiene West Bengal
Dr. Ramakant Krishnaji Deshpande Medicine - Oncology Maharastra
Prof. (Dr.) Pawan Raj Goyal Medicine - Chest Disease Haryana
Prof. Amod Gupta Medicine - Opthalmology Haryana
Prof. (Dr.) Daya Kishore Hazra Medicine Uttar Pradesh
Prof. (Dr.) Thenumgal Poulose Jacob Medicine - Vascular Surgery Tamil Nadu
Prof. (Dr.) Shashank R. Joshi Medicine - Endocrinology Maharastra
Prof. Hakim Syed Khaleefathullah Medicine - Unani Medicine Tamil Nadu
Dr. Milind Vasant Kirtane Medicine - ENT Surgeory Maharastra
Dr. Lalit Kumar Medicine - oncology Delhi
Dr. Mohan Mishra Medicine Bihar
Dr. M. Subhadra Nair Medicine - Gyneacology Kerala
Dr. Ashok Panagariya Medicine - Neurology Rajsthan
Dr. Narendra Kumar Pandey Medicine - Surgery Haryana
Dr. Sunil Pradhan Medicine - Neurology Uttar Pradesh
Dr. Ashok Rajgopal Medicine - Orthopaedics Delhi
Dr. Kamini A. Rao Medicine - Reproductive Medicine Karnataka
Dr. Sarbeswar Sahariah Medicine - Surgery Andhra Pradesh
Prof. Om Prakash Upadhyaya Medicine Punjab
Prof. (Dr.) Mahesh Verma Medicine - Dental Science Delhi
Dr. J.S. Titiyal Medicine- Opthalmology Delhi
Dr. Nitish Naik Medicine- Cardiology Delhi
Dr. Surbrat Kumar Acharya Medicine- Gastroentrology Delhi
Dr. Rajesh Kumar Grover Medicine-Oncology Delhi
Shri Mohammad Ali Baig Art - Theatre Andhra Pradesh
Ms. Nayana Apte Joshi Art Maharastra
Shri Musafir Ram Bhardwaj Art - Instrumental Music - Pauna Manjha Himachal Pradesh
Ms. Sabitri Chatterjee Art - Film West Bengal
Prof. Biman Bihari Das Art - Sculptor Delhi
Shri Sunil Das Art - Painting West Bengal
Smt. Elam Endira Devi Art - Manipuri Dance Manipur
Shri Vijay Ghate Art - Instrumental Music - Tabla Maharastra
Smt Rani Karnaa Art - Kathak West Bengal
Shri Bansi Kaul Art - Theatre Jammu & Kashmir
Ustad Moinuddin Khan Art - Instrumental Music-Sarangi Player Rajsthan
Ms. Geeta Mahalik Art - Odishi Dance Delhi
Shri Paresh Maity Art - Painting Delhi
Shri Ram Mohan Art - Film Animation Maharashtra
Shri Sudarsan Pattnaik Art - Sand Artist Orissa
Shri Paresh Rawal Art - Cinema and Theatre Maharastra
Shri Wendell Augustine Rodricks Art - Fashion Designing Goa
Prof. Kalamandalam Sathyabhama Art – Mohini Attam Kerala
Shri Anuj (Ramanuj) Sharma Art - Performing Art Chhattisgarh
Shri Santosh Sivan Art - Film Tamilnadu
Ms. Supriya Devi Art-Bengali Cinema West Bengal
Ms. Sooni Taraporevala Art- Script Writing Maharastra
Ms. Vidya Balan Art-Cinema Maharastra
Shri Tashi Tondup Public Affairs Jammu and Kashmir
Dr. Hasmukh Chamanlal Shah Public Affairs Gujrat
Shri Ravi Kumar Narra Trade and Industry Andhra Pradesh
Shri Rajesh Saraiya Trade and Industry Maharashtra
Ms. Mallika Srinivasan Trade and Industry Tamil Nadu
Shri Pratap Govindrao Pawar Trade and Industry Maharastra
Smt. Durga Jain Social Work Maharashtra
Dr. Rama Rao Anumolu Social Work Andhra Pradesh
Dr. Brahm Dutt Social Work Haryana
Shri Mukul Chandra Goswami Social Work Assam
Shri J.L. Kaul Social Work Delhi
Shri Mathurbhai Madhabhai Savani Social Work Gujrat
Shri Sekhar Basu Science and Engineering Maharashtra
Shri Madhavan Chandradathan Science and Engineering Kerala
Prof. Sushanta Kumar Dattagupta Science and Engineering West Bengal
Dr. Ravi Bhushan Grover Science and Engineering Maharastra
Prof. Eluvathingal Devassy Jemmis Science and Engineering Karnataka
Shri Ramkrishna V. Hosur Science and Engineering Maharastra
Dr. Ajay Kumar Parida Science and Engineering Tamil Nadu
Dr. Malapaka Yajneswara Satyanarayana Prasad Science and Engineering Andhra Pradesh
Shri Kiran Kumar Alur Seelin Science and Engineering Gujrat
Dr. Brahma Singh Science and Engineering Delhi
Prof. Vinod Kumar Singh Science and Engineering Madhya Pradesh
Dr. Govindan Sundararajan Science and Engineering Andhra Pradesh
Ramaswamy R. Iyer Science and Engineering Delhi
Dr. Jayanta Kumar Ghosh Science and Engineering West Bengal
Ms. Anjum Chopra Sports - Cricket Delhi
Ms. Sunil Dabas Sports - Kabbadi Haryana
Shri Love Raj Singh Dharmshaktu Sports - Mountaineering Delhi
Ms. Dipika Rebecca Pallikal Sports - Squash Tamil Nadu
Shri H. Boniface Prabhu Sports - Wheelchair Tennis Karnataka
Shri Yuvraj Singh Sports- Cricket Haryana
Smt. Mamta Sodha Sports - Mountaineering Haryana
Ms Parveen Talha Civil Service Uttar Pradesh
Late Dr. Narendra Achyut Dabholkar Social Work Maharastra#
Shri Ashok Kumar Mago Trade and Industry USA*
Dr. Siddharth Mukherjee Medicine-Oncology USA*
Dr. Vamsi Mootha Medicine - Biomedical Research USA*
Dr. Sengaku Mayeda Literature and Education Japan*
Note:  # posthumous* Foreigners / NRIs/ PIOs.
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