During year 2000 Rajinikanth receives Padma Bhushan award from Government of India
Rajinikanth awarded Padma Vibhushan from Government of India (announced on Jan 25th, 2016).
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards (For Best Actor)
1978 Mullum Malarum
1982 Moondru Mugam
1989 MGR Award
2011 MGR-Sivaji Award from the Government of Tamil Nadu
Filmfare Awards South
He recived Best actor award for 'Nallavanukku Nallavan', 1984.
International Film Festival of India
At the 45th International Film Festival of India held in Goa, Rajinikanth was honoured with the "Centenary Award for Indian Film Personality of the Year".
Filmfans Association Award (Best Actor Award)
1979 Aarilirunthu Arubathu Varai
1982 Enkeyo Ketta Kural
1984 Nallavanuku Nallavan
1985 Sri Raghavendra
1996 Baashha, Muthu
He also received award for best story writing for 'Valli' 1993 from Filmfans Association.
He recieved Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Award for Excellence in Indian Cinema on 2007 and in the same year recieved award for favourite hero for 'Sivaji: the boss'
For the mega budget movie 'Endhiran' (Robot) he recieved awards for best villain and favourite hero on 2010.
In 2014 he won favourite hero award for 'Lingaa'.