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Who is receives ICCR "Distinguished Indologist for 2021" award?
Michel Henry
Jeffrey Armstrong
Ghislain Deslandes
Jonardon Ganeri

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Jeffrey Armstrong

A Canadian scholar, "Jeffrey Armstrong" has been awarded with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) 2021 Distinguished Indologist for his outstanding contribution in study, teaching and research in any of the fields of Indian Studies.

He is the founder of the Vedic Academy of Science & Arts and author of The Bhagavad Gita comes Alive.

The ICCR Distinguished Indologist award was instituted in 2015 during the First World Indology Conference.

“A jury for the Distinguished Indologist Award -2021 met in February 2022 and after careful considerations decided to select Mr Jeffrey Armstrong for the award.

Mr Armstrong becomes the seventh recipient of this award, and joins the earlier recipients from Germany, China, Japan, UK, South Korea and USA,” a release from the consulate said..

Source : Hindustan Times

Published On : July 30, 2022
Category : Awards