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Noble Son of India Award

Noble Son Of India Award presented to Dr. Pemmaraju VR Rayudu for Outstanding achievements, excellent performance and Noble Contribution in chosen field of activity particularly in the field of astrological research and consultancy, by Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress, Trissur, Kerala, India.

Jyotish Kalidas Award – 2011



The First National Astrological Conference 2011 Committee under the auspicious of Scientific Institute of Vedic Astrology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India consider their proud previlege to confer the distinguished title of Jyotish Kalidas to Mr. Pemmaraju VR Rayudu in recognition of his extrodinary services to the cause of research and development of astrology in the august occasion of the conference on 16 May 2011 at Jaydev Bhavan, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. The Award was given by Ex-Judge of Odisha, India.

Doctor of Astrology – 2011



Scientific Institute of Vedic Astrology Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India confers the Title of Doctor of Astrology to Sri Pemmaraju VR Rayudu of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India for his excellant contributuion in the field of Astrology since 28 years ,during the First National Astrological Conference at Bhubaneswar, India on 16 May 2011. The Award was given by the Vice Chanceller of Utkal University,Odisha,India.


Ugadi Award – 2006

The Department of Culture, State Government of Andhra Pradesh (India), has given an Ugadi Award to Shri Pemmaraju V. R. Rayudu for his distinguished services in the field of Jyotish (Astrology).

The Award was presented by Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Dr. Y. S. Rajasekhar Reddy, and Minister for Culture, Shri M. Satyanarayana Rao on 30 March 2006, during the Ugadi (Telugu New Year) Celebrations held at Ravindra Bharati, Hyderabad.


Daivagna Ratna & Jyotish Aradhakulu Shri Pemmaraju V.R.Rayudu was born on 7 September 1938 in Vizianagaram. He retired as Senior Scientist & Deputy Director from Defense Research & Development Laboratory (D.R.D.L.). He has been doing research in Hindu Astrology for the last three decades. He was a member of American Federation of Astrologers. He wrote a book “How to read a Horoscope”. In 1995 he worked as a consultant in Maharishi University of Management, Holland. His articles were published in many prestigious astrological magazines. He recieved Santanam Award in 2001.

Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award – 2011

Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani Award presented to Pemmaraju VR Rayudu for Outstanding individual achievements & Distinguisahed services to the Nation by His Excellency Shri Shekher Dutt, Governor of Chhattisgarh, India on 19 August 2011 at New Delhi, India during the symposium on Rajiv Gandhi conducted by Citizens Integration Peace Society, New Delhi, India.