Dr. Cecilia Carvalho

Indian Poet (Marathi)

About the Poet

Dr. Cecilia Caravalho is a renowned Marathi Poet and fiction writer. Born in an Indian Catholic Christian family of Vasai (Maharashtra).

Dr. Cecilia Carvalho is a scholar of Marathi Language and Literature. She has worked as a lecturer in Marathi at St. Gonsalo Garcia College of Vasai which is affiliated with the University of Mumbai and has retired as a Principal from the same college.

Dr. Cecilia has awarded State Government of Maharashtra awards by the names of V.D.Ghate, Madhukar Keche, P.L.Deshpande for her prolific prose writings.

Recently she has depicted her life in her Autobiography named ‘Tipawanee‘ (Drops of Water) which has got a loud applause from all over Maharashtra.

Awards

महाराष्ट्र फाउंडेशन (अमेरिका) - ग्रंथ पुरस्कार (अपारंपरिक) २०२१ - आत्मकथन - टिपंवणी साठी

वि. द. घाटे पुरस्कार - महाराष्ट्र राज्य शासनाचा पुरस्कार, मोगऱ्याचा मांडव साठी

पु.ल. देशपांडे पुरस्कार, महाराष्ट्र राज्य शासन पुरस्कार, चांदणे निर्मळ शुभ्र आस्वादनपरग्रंथ

मधुकर केचे पुरस्कार, महाराष्ट्र राज्य शासन पुरस्कार, मुठीतले आकाश साठी

श्रीमती सावित्रीबाई फुले, आदर्श शिक्षिका पुरस्कार, मुंबई विद्यापीठ, २०१५-२०१६

श्रीमती सावित्रीबाई फुले, आदर्श शिक्षिका पुरस्कार, मुंबई विद्यापीठ, २०१५-२०१६