K. Satchidanandan to be awarded 8th  Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Award for Poetry at Jaipur Literature Festival 2023

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MUMBAI, 15 JANUARY, 2023 (GPN): The sixteenth release of the notable Jaipur Writing Celebration is good to go to run from nineteenth 23rd January at Inn Clarks Amer, Jaipur. As each year, the Celebration will perceive a writer of notoriety with the Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Grant for Verse. Given in relationship with the Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Establishment, the honor is a recognition for Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia and his gigantic collection. Notwithstanding a monetary reward of Rs. 1 lakh, the champ gets a token of appreciation alongside a felicitation at the Celebration.

Following a consistent choice by the jury panel, the champ for the eighth Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Verse Grant is the spearheading present day Indian writer, pundit, manager, interpreter, and scholastic. K. Satchidanandan. A previous Secretary of the Sahitya Akademi, Satchidanandan has wrote 21 assortments of verse, sixteen books of interpretations of world verse and 21 works of scholarly analysis in Malayalam and English other than plays and travelogs. He has won 25 honors for his scholarly commitment from different establishments in India and abroad and is an Individual of the Kerala Foundation of Writing. Agent assortments of his verse have showed up in eighteen dialects. His work has showed up in treasurys of verse in a few nations across the world from the USA to Australia.

The honor is given out after a cautious determination process by a famous jury including prestigious, knowing litterateurs and specialists, specifically Celebration Co-Chief Namita Gokhale; Overseeing Chief, Collaboration Expressions, and Celebration Maker Sanjoy K. Roy; famous artists Ranjit Hoskote and Anamika; and Siddharth Sethia of the Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Establishment.

Declaring the honor, Siddharth Sethia, Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Establishment, said, “Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Verse grant in relationship with the Jaipur Writing Celebration is a stage which carries the flexibility of Indian verse to a worldwide crowd.”

Sanjoy K. Roy, Overseeing Chief, Collaboration Expressions, maker of the Jaipur Writing Celebration, said, “We are happy to introduce the eighth Mahakavi Kanhaiyalal Sethia Grant for Verse, perceiving an exceptional group of work by a spearheading writer. This year, as we praise the force of writing, every one of our candidates have displayed their splendor and imaginativeness with words, making enchantment and shipping us to an alternate domain. Our honor victor for 2023 is the commended artist, pundit, proofreader, interpreter, scholastic and mastermind, K. Satchidanandan. “

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