Gurdip Singh is a professor from Gwalior, India. He is a senior professor of Ayurveda and the Director of Post Graduate Studies at the SDM College of Ayurveda and Hospital in Hassan, Karnataka.[1][2] He is considered an authority on the Ayurveda work Charaka Samhita.[3] Singh was a dean of Institute for Post Graduate Teaching and Research in Ayurveda at Gujarat Ayurved University at Jamnagar, Gujarat.[citation needed]

He was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India, in 2020 under Gujarat state for contribution in the field of medicine. He received Padma Shri on 8 November 2021.[2][4][5]


  1. ^ "Accolades to Stalwart of Ayurveda- Prof. Gurdip Singh – Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Ayurveda & Hospital, Hassan".
  2. ^ a b "12 Heroes of Medicine Receive Padma Shri Award 2020 - HappyAging". January 30, 2020.
  3. ^ @padmaawards (January 31, 2020). "Veteran Ayurvedic Researcher and Professor, Gurdip Singh is one of the foremost authorities on the Charaka Sahita - awarded the Padma Shri for his distinguished service to the Nation. #PadmaAwards2020 #PeoplesPadma" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  4. ^ "Full list of 2020 Padma awardees". The Hindu. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 26 January 2020.
  5. ^ "Padma Awards 2020 Conferred To 13 Unsung Heroes Of Medicine". Medical Dialogues. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 26 January 2020.