Late Dr Shivananad Nautiyal is not unknown name in Garhwali folk literature nor unfamiliar in social and political fields of Garhwal.  Late Sivanand Nautiyal ws born on 26 January 1916 in Shrinagar Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand. He is always remembered for his photography of Himalayan beauty.

Dr SHIVANAND NAUTIYAL

Father, s Name :  Late Shri Chitra Mani Nautiyal

Date of Birth: June 26,1936

Positions Occupied:

  • Shoudh Adhikari (Research Officer) Bharat Sarkar(1959-1961) in Arunanchal Pradesh.
  • Lecturer in Hindi, Department of Education of Delhi Administration, New Delhi.
  • Members of Legislative Assembly (MLA)-22years (1969-1991) from Pauri and Karanprayag
  • Cabinet Minister in Uttar Pradesh from 1977 to 1980 as Minister of Higher Education and Minister of Hill Development.
  • Members of various Legislative Committees– more than 20 years.
  • Vice-President- Uttar Pradesh Hindi Sansthan from 1977-1980.
  • Vice-President –Uttar Pradesh Natya Academy 1996-1999.

Publications:

Author of 44 books, out of which 12 books are focussed on the Culture and Heritage of Garhwal and Kumaon regions.

Honour Received :

  • Honoured for the book entitled, “Garhwal ke Lok-nirtya” in1978 by Uttar Pradesh  Shoudh Sansthan , Lucknow.
  • Honoured for the book entitled, “Garhwal ke Lok-nirtya Evam Geet” in1982 by Uttar Pradesh  Shoudh Sansthan , Lucknow.
  • Honoured for the book entitled, “Garhwal Darshan” in1986 by Uttar Pradesh  Shoudh Sansthan , Lucknow.
  • Honoured for the book entitled, “Uttarakhand ki Jan Jatiyan” in1990 by Uttar Pradesh  Shoudh Sansthan , Lucknow.
  • Honoured for the book entitled, “Samagra Garhwali Bhasha Evam Sahitya” in 1992 by Uttar Pradesh  Shoudh Sansthan , Lucknow.
  • Honoured as Shrestha Sahityakar in 1991 by Himotkarsh , Himanchal Pradesh.
  • Honoured for the book entitled, “Garhwal ki Ban Sampada aur Paryavaran” in 1992 by Government of India.
  • Honoured with Acharya Hajari Prasad Dwivedi Award in 1994 by Uttar Pradesh Hindi Sansthan, Lucknow.
  • Honoured with Rajarshi Purushotam Das Tandon Award in 1995 in Uttar Pradesh Sahitya Sammelan.
  • Honoured with Uttaranchal Ratn Award in 2000 by Governor of Uttarakhand in a function organized by Nagrik Parishad, Dehra Dun.
  • Date of Demise: April 2,2004.