Department of Cultural Affairs, Government of Kerala


Vayalar Award

An award given for best literary work in Malayalam instituted by Vayalar Ramavarma Memorial Trust from 1977. The award includes a prize money of Rs. 25,000/- and a citation. Winners of Vayalar Award from 1977 to 2015. 

Year Awardees  Work(s)
 1977  Lalithambika Antarjanam  Agnisakshi
 1978  P.K. Balakrishnan  Ini Njan Urangatte
 1979  Malayattoor Ramakrishnan  Yantram
 1980  Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai  Kayar
 1981  Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon  Makarakoithu
 1982  O.N.V. Kurup  Uppu
 1983   Vilasini  Avakashikal
 1984  Sugathakumari   Ambalamani
 1985  M.T. Vasudevan Nair  Randamoozham
 1986  N.N. Kakkad  Sabhalameeyatra
 1987   N. Krishnapillai  Prithipatram Bhashanabhetham
 1988   Thirunelloor Karunakaran  Poem's of Thirunelloor Karunakaran
 1989  Sukumar Azhikode  Thatvamasi
 1990   C. Radhakrishnan  Munbe Parakunna Pakshikal
 1991  O.V. Vijayan  Gurusagaram
 1992  M.K. Sanu   Changampuzha: Nakshatrangalude Snehabhajanam
 1993  Anand  Marubhoomikal Undakunnathu
 1994  K. Surendran  Guru
 1995  Thikodiyan  Arangukaanatha Nadan
 1996  Perumbadavam Sreedharan  Oru Sankeerthanam Pole
 1997  Madhavikutty  Neermathalam Poothakalam
 1998  S. Guptan Nair   Sristiyum Srestavum 
 1999   Kovilan  Thattakam
 2000  M.V. Devan   Devaspanthanam
 2001  T. Padmanabhan  Puzhakadannu Marangalude Idayilekku
 2002  K. Ayyappa Panicker   Works of Ayyappa Panicker 1990-'99
 2003  M. Mukundan   Kesavante Vilapangal 
 2004  Sara Joseph   Alahayude Penmakkal 
 2005  K. Sachidananthan   Sakhshayngal 
 2006  Sethu   Adayalangal 
 2007  Dr. M. Leelavathy  Appuvinte Anveshanam
 2008  M.P. Veerendra Kumar  Hymathabhoovil 
 2009  Prof. M. Thomas Mathew   Marar: Lavanyanubhavathinte  Yukhishilpam 
 2010  Vishnunarayanan Nampoothiri  Charulatha
 2011  K.P Ramanunni  Jeevithanite Pusthakam
 2012  Akitham Achuthan Nampoothiri  Anthimahakalam
 2013  Prabhavarma  Syma Madhavam
 2014  K. R. Meera   Arachar
 2015  Subhash Chandran   Manushyanu Oru Amukham 

 

 


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