P. C. Devassia

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Mahakavi

Prof. P.C. Devassia
Born(1906-03-24)24 March 1906
Kudamaloore, Kottayam, Kerala
Died10 October 2006(2006-10-10) (aged 100)
Nalanchira, Trivandrum, Kerala
NationalityIndian
CitizenshipIndian
EducationM.A. (Malayalam)
M.A. (Sanskrit)
OccupationUniversity Professor
Known forIndian Sanskrit scholar and writer
Notable work
Kristubhagavatam
Girigita

Mahakavi P. C. Devassia was a Sanskrit scholar and poet. He is from Kerala, India.

In 1980, he won the Sahitya Akademi Award for Sanskrit for his poem Kristubhagavatam.[1] He has also received the Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award for his contributions to Malayalam literature.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Devasia laid to rest". The Hindu Daily. 2006-10-12. Retrieved 2013-12-14.