He was born in Tbilisi. Charkviani graduated from the Tbilisi State University in 1953. He was awarded, among other prizes, the Shota Rustaveli Prize (1984), Georgia's Order of Honor, and the title of Honorary Citizen of Tbilisi (1996).
Charkviani died on 6 November 2017 at the age of 86.
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- "Famous Georgian poet Jansug Charkviani passes away aged 86". Georgian Journal. 6 November 2017. Retrieved 6 November 2017.
- Famous Georgian poet Jansug Charkviani passes away aged 86