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