1-Kerala Sahithya Academy Award-1972, Trissur.
2-Odakkuzhal Award1973, Ernakulam.
3-Kendra Sahithya Academy Award-1973,New Delhi.
4-Writers Co-operative Society Award-1975, Kottayam.
5-Ulloor Award-1994, Thiruvananthapuram.
7-Lalithambika antharjanam Award-1995, Perumbavoor.
8-Vallathol Award-1996, Thiruvananthapuram.
9-Krishnageethi Award-1997, Kozhikode.
10-Kerala Sahithya Academy Awrad For Total Contribution-1998
11-Krishnashtami Award -2000, Kannur.
12-Devi Prasadam Award-2000, Vellinezhi.
13-Sanjayan Award -2003,Thiruvananthapuram.
14-Padmaprabha Award-2003, Kalpatta.
15-K.P. Narayan Pisharody Award -2004, Thrissur.
16-Amrutha Keerthi Awrad-2004, Amruthapuri, Kollam.
17-Abuddabi Malayali Award-2006.
18-Panthalam keralavarma Raja Sahithya Award-2006, Thiruvananthapuram.
19-Jnanappana Poonthanam Sahithya Award-2006, Guruvayoor.
20-Kabeer Samman (Instituted by Madhyapresh Government )—2007 , March
22-Ezhuthachan Award – Instituted by Kerala Government, 2007
23-Sanjayan Puraskaram - Malayala bhasha padana vedhi Kannur , 2008
24-Agnihothri Award - 2008
25-Raikwa Rishi Award - 2008
26-Samastha Kerala Sahithya Parishath Awrad For Total Contribution-2008
29- Kesavan Nair memorial award - 2010
30-Moorthidevi Award by Jnana peedam - 2011
31- Tomyas award (2011)
32-Vayalar Award —2012
33- Naalappadan Award - 2012
34- Tagore Award - 2012
35- Padma Shri - 2017
36- Jnanpith award - 2019
Titles & Fellowships
1. ‘Sahithya Nipuna’ Title with gold medal conferred by the Govt. Sanskrit College, Thripunithura -1973
2. ‘Sahithya Ratna’ Title with gold medal conferred by the Govt. Sanskirit College , Pattambi – 1973
3. ‘Fellow at the Department of Education’ Govt. of India, New Delhi 1978-1982
4. ‘Panditha Ratnam’ Title conferred by Viswa Samskritha Prathishtan Kochi 1990
5. ‘Senior Fellowship’ Kerala Sahithya Academy 2006 Thrissur.