New Delhi, 12 January 2023: Dr Birbal Jha, a noted author and academician is selected for the ‘Shiksha Shikhar Samman’ for the year 2023 in recognition of his remarkable work in the field of English Skills training, books-writing, promotion of Indian culture and social service. This coveted award is to be conferred on Dr Birbal on the occasion of the Saraswati Puja Mahotsav-cum-Award ceremony to be held on January 26 in East Delhi.
Dr Birbal has not only promoted literature by writing dozens of books but has also worked to improve the lives of millions of Indian youth across the country, more particularly those coming from the lower strata of society. He has set a benchmark in imparting English skills training, soft skills training, employability enhancement and career–orientation programmes for the sake of today’s youth under the banner of British Lingua, an institute of international repute for communication skills. Given this, the Council on Maithil Youth will honour Dr Birbal Jha with Shiksha Shikhar Samman this year.
Apart from cultural programs, there will be arrangements for a poetic symposium, free medical consultancy, pathological test, free eye test etc on this gala occasion. Along with this, a spiritual ritual such as Yagya for the welfare of the world will be held on the day. Giving this information, Murari Mohan Jha, director of Maithil Youth Council, said that his social organization endeavours to honour a personality like Dr Birbal Jha, who is always ready to keep Indian culture intact, awaken social consciousness and spread it all across.
It is noteworthy that before this Dr Birbal Jha has been honoured with many other awards. Prominently among these include the National Education Excellence Award – 2010, the Kriti Purush Award – 2011, Person of the Year – 2014, the Star of Asia Award – 2016, the Great Personality of India Award- 2017, Bihar Achiever’s Award – 2017, the Youngest Living Legend of Mithila Award- 2017, Paagman Award, Global Skills Trainer Award- 2022, Mithila Vibhuti-2022, Kavi Kokil Vidyapati Award-2022 etc.