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Smt. Yamunabai Vikram Jawle
Lifetime Achievement in Performing Folk Arts

'Padma Shri' Smt. Yamunabai Vikram Jawle (Waikar) known as the "Queen of Lavni" has dedicated her life to perpetuate and preserve 'Tamasha' & 'Lavni', popular singing and dancing art forms of Maharashtra.

Recipient of Several awards and accolades, Yamunabai has received the Sangeet Natak Academy Award (1994), the Ahilya Devi Holkar Award by the Govt. of Madhya Pradesh (2000), the Tagore Ratna Fellowship from the Sangeet Natak Academy (2012) and Padma Shri (2012)

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