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Dr. Kapil Deva Dvivedi is the director of Vishva Bharati Research Institute, and a noted Sanskrit scholar in India. He has published over 70 books on Vedic and Sanskrit Literature.[1] In 1991 he was awarded a Padma Shri for Literature & Education.

He has received several awards for his contribution in Sanskrit Grammar.

Some of his awarded books are:

Family Background - His native place was Gyanpur (U.P). He has 7 children - 2 daughters and 5 sons. There name - Bhartendu, Dharmendu, Gyanendu, Vishwendu, Aryendu


  1. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 November 2014. Retrieved 21 July 2015.