Awards & Honors

  • Jeevan Gaurav Purskar sponsored by Somani Charitable trust, awarded by Dadar Matunga Cultural Centre, Jan 26, 2018
  • Felicitated by Vyas Sangeet Vidyalay for his contribution to music, Nov 4, 2017
  • Senior Fellowship awarded by Dept of Culture, Govt. of India, for Outstanding Artists for the research "Impact of Gharana based training and successful techniques to impart quality music education".
  • "Sangeet Ratna" by Kashi Sangeet Samaj, Varanasi, March 2010
  • Sangeet Shikshak Purskar by Sangeet Shikshak Sangh, Mumbai 2008
  • "Sangeetacharya" by Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalay, Feb 1997
  • Shankar Anant Tankshe Pursakar, Pt. Yashwantbuwa Mirashi and Smt. Seetabai Palekar award on achieving distinction in Sangeetacharya, Feb 1997
  • A thesis "Aesthetic principles in Us Vilayat Hussain Khan's compositions" received a great applause from the audience
  • Sangeet Shikshak Puraskar, Dadar
  • Maharashtra Sangeet Samaj, Ujjain, honored Pandit Arun Kashalkar for his contribution in the field of Indian classical music
  • Swar Sadhana Puraskar, Mumbai
  • Was awarded a silver medal in Maharahtra state level Sangeet Natak competition for acting in Panditraj Jagannath, Feb 1972
  • Award by Central Govt. Sport Association, Apr 14, 1966
  • Stood first in Open classical vocal competition: Arun Kashalkar(age 13)was awarded first prize at the hands of Hon. Chief Minister, Madhya Pradesh, in 1955