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The Indian who got all civilian honours of India?

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09/13/2011

Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan & Padma Shri are the four Civilian Honours of India.

Lata Mangeshkar got 3 of them - Bharat Ratna (2001), Padma Vibhushan (1999), & Padma Bhushan (1969). The Government of India has conferred on her the title of Padma Shri.

Viswanathan Anand (Chess Wizard - Grand Master & World Chess Champion) He got another 3 of the Civilian Honours of India - Padma Shri - fourth in the hierarchy of civilian awards (1988), Padma Bhushan - third in place (2001) & Padma Vibhushan - the second highest civilian award of India (2008).

India's highest civilian award is Bharat Ratna.

by: shikhamisa@yahoo.co.in

The Indian to receive all the four civilian awards is Satyajit Ray ( he has won an academy award also).