I am Rajiv Tambe
Rajiv Tambe has been consistently working for children, Writing for them, teaching them using innovative methods, coaching and training teachers, meeting and counseling parents. While working for some NGOs and for UNICEF and as a free lance journalist, he has traveled extensively visiting schools, helping teachers and students, in the most remote parts and tribal areas of the state of Maharashtra, including areas that are not accessible by usual road transport.Total 123 books published in 41 languages.
What I Do
Worked as Educational Consultant for UNICEF
Member, “Curriculum Committee” of Maharashtra Text Book Bureau.
Member, “National Education Policy Review Committee.
Read papers in many domestic and international conferences.
Conceptualization and commissioning of “GammatShala” (Fun school).
Books published in India and abroad.
Honored with many State and Federal awards.
Government of Mahrashtra AWARD 1988-89. (Collected Poems.)
D.K.Barve BEST PRODUCTION AWARD 1988. (Collected Poems.)
Marathi Children's Literature AWARD 1989. (Collected Stories.)
Best Script Writer AWARD by Little Theatre, 1990. (One Act Play.)
G.H.Patil. AWARD. (Aurangabad) 1992. (Notable Contribution to Children Lit.)
Marathi Children's Literature Script Writers AWARD 1993.
National AWARD for BEST PUBLICATION. 1993.
Specially Felicitated by Pune Municipal Corporation, Pune.1995 (Notable Contribution to Children Literature.)
First Prize of Govt. of India. 1996 (Video Tape by SIET-GOM. Joyful Education.)
Kokan Marathi Literature Council AWARD 1997. (Collected Stories.)
SAWANA AWARD (Nasik) 2000. (Notable Contribution to Children Literature)
Government of Maharashtra AWARD 2000-01. (Collected Stories.)
Government of Maharashtra AWARD 2002-03 (Educational Book)
AGASHE AWARD (Buldhana) 2002. (Educational Book.)
V.R.Dhawale. Best Production AWARD 2003. (Educational Book.)
Government of Maharashtra AWARD 2008-09. (Collected Stories.)
W. A. REGE. AWARD (Thane) 2009-2010. (Book about Parenting)
M.GADGIL AWARD (M.M.Sahitya Sangh) 2011. (Collected Stories.)
V.V.BOKIL AWARD. (M.Sahitya Parishad) 2011. (Sci-Exp. Stories.)
Government of Maharashtra AWARD 2011-12. (Science Stories.)
A/505 Swagat Residency, Kumbare Township, Near Ashish Garden, Kothrud DP Road. KOTHRUD PUNE 411038.