Telugu Poet Dr.Acharya Phaneendra was felicitated by Govt. of Telangana & combined state of Andhra Pradesh in several occasions. Dr. Acharya Phaneendra has made indelible mark as a progressive poet and proved his talent in all versions of Telugu Poetry, namely Padyam, Geyam and Vachana kavithvam.
Some of his popular poetic works published are :- “Mukunda Satakam”, “Kavita Rasa Gulikalu”, “Padya Prasunalu”, “Vijaya Vikranti”, “Muddu Gumma”, “Vakyam Rasatmakam”, “Moscow Smritulu”, “Varaha Satakam”… etc.
He was awarded Ph.D. (doctorate degree) in Telugu by Osmania University for his research work in ’19th Century Telugu poetry’. He received several awards and felicitations from both Govt. and other cultural associations. He was honoured in World Telugu Conference in Thirupthi in 2012 and in NATA Convention 2014 in Atlanta ( USA ). He also received a title ‘PADYA KALA PRAVINA’ from VLS Literary and Scientific Foundation, Hyderabad and ‘KAVI DIGGAJA’ from Navya Sahitya Mandali, Eluru, West Godavari Dist. He was awarded with "Keerthi Puraskaram" in Padya Kavitwam by Telugu University, Hyderabad, for the year 2013.