SRM THAMIZH PERAYAM VIRUDHUGAL- 2018 – Award Winner’S Name list

SRM THAMIZH PERAYAM VIRUDHUGAL- 2018 – Award Winner’S Name list

SRM THAMIZH PERAYAM VIRUDHUGAL- 2018

 Established in 2012 the Thamizh Perayam (Tamil Academy) of  SRM Institute of Science and Technology has been considered as the Fifth ThamizhSangam in literary circles. The Academy has been undertaking various efforts to encourage and develop prominent endeavors by eminent Tamil scholars for Tamil language and literature.

Since 2012, Thamizh Perayam has given away more than Rs 2 crores in awards as a way of honoring Creative writ ers and scholars across the world who have contributed to the development of Tamil Language, Literature and Cul ture with Cash awards. Continuing this6-year tradition, the Chancellor of SRMIST Dr Paari Vendhar announced the winners’ list of the ThamizhPerayamVirudhugal-2018 mentioning that around Rs 15 lakhs of cash was sanctio ned for the awards and the winners selected for 10 categories.

Thehonoursfall under different categories like Tamil Creative Writers, Translators, Critics, Foreign Tamil Wri ters, Life time achievement award for Illustrious Tamil Scholars who have significantly contributed to the Tamil Lang uage, Literature and culture.A matter of significance is that winners of Thamizh PerayaVirudhugal have later been honoured with Sahithya Academy Award and through the selections based on the Central Institute of Classical Tamil the winners were even honoured with the prestigious President Award. These stand testimony for the qu ality and transparency rules of evaluations followed for the Tamil PerayaVirudhugal .The anno unce ment of the ThamizhPerayaVirudhigal Awards– 2018 was declared in the presence of the Pro Vice Chancellor of SRMIST and President of ThamizhPerayam Dr. R.Balasubramanian, Mr. M. Balasubramanian, Director of Finance and the Registrar of SRMIST Dr. N. Sethuraman. 

Judge Committee

  1. Honorable Justice Dr. P. Devadass
  2. M. Rajendran
  3. P.R. Subramanian
  4. Kalaimamani Aandal Priyadharshini
  5. R. Srinivasan

Thamizh Academy Awards – 2018 List of Awardees– 2018

  1. PudhumaippithanPadaippilakkiyaVirudhu(Rs. 1,50,000)

Name of the Book      -NEEVA NATHI  

Name of  theAuthor-  KAVIPPITHAN

  1. BharathiyarKavithaivirudhu(Rs. 1,50,000)

Name of theBook  -INAIVELI

Name of the Author – MARABIN MAINDHAN MUTHAIAH

  1. ValliappaKuzhanthaiilakkiyavirudhu(Rs. 1,50,000)

Name of the  Book – MANTHIRA MARAMUM MAYA ULAGANGALUM

Name of theAuthor -KARPAGAM

  1. Na. AppusamyAriviyalThamizhVirudhu / A.P.J. Abdul kalamThozhilnutpaVirudhu(Rs. 1,50,000)

Name of the Book    – INAIYA KUTTRANGALUM INAYAVELI SATTANGALUM

Name of the Author- CHANDIRGA SUBRAMAIYAN

  1. AnandhakumarasamyKavinkalaiVirudhu / MuthutthandavarThamizhisaiVirudhu(Rs. 1,50,000)

Name of the Book – KAMBANIL ISAI THAMIZH

Name of  theAuthor – ARIMALAM  S. PADMANABAN

  1. ParithimarKalaingnarThamizhAivaringnarVirudhu(Rs. 1,50,000)

Name of the Book – VILIMBU NILAI MAKKAL VAZHAKKARUGAL

Name of  theAuthor – A. DHANANJEYAN

  1. SudesamithiranThamizhIdhazhVirudhu(Rs. 1,00,000)

Name of the Journal    – KAAKAI SIRAGINILE

Name of the Author   – V.  MUTHAIAH

  1. TholkappiyarThamizhsangaVirudhu(Rs. 1,00,000)

Name of the Society  -TAMIL KALVI SEVAI – SWITCHERLAND

Name ofthe president –  KANDHASAMY PARTHIBAN

  1. ArunachalakkavirayarVirudhu (Thamizh Music Troup / Folkarts Team)(Rs. 1,00,000)

Name of the Troup – KALARI THOLKALAIGAL KALAIGARGAL MEMPATTU MAIYAM

Name of the president- HARI KRISHNAN

  1. PaarivendharPainthamizhVirudhu(Rs. 3,00,000) 

Name of the Thamizh Scholar –Prof Dr.  E. SUNDARA MOORTHY

In the first six categories of the awards the writer of the book will receive Rs.1,25,000/- and the publisher of the book will be receiving Rs. 25,000