Mathrubhumi Literary Award (List of Winners 2001-2008)

NS Madhavan: 2018 Mathrubhumi Literary Award  Winner
Mathrubhumi Literary Award or also known as Mathrubhumi Sahitya Puruskaram is an annual literary award given by Mathrubhumi, a daily Malayalam newspaper. It was constituted in 2001 and given on the basis of overall contribution of a writer to Malayalam literature and Malayali culture. The award carries a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh, a citation and a statuette.

Quick Facts

First Awardee: Thikkodiyan (2002)
Last Awardee: NS Madhavan (2018)
First Female Awardee: M Leelavathy (2012)


2002    Thikkodian
2003    Pala Narayanan Nair
2004    MV Devan
2005     OV Vijayan
2006     MT Vasudevan Nair   
2007     M Mukundan
2008     Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri
2009     Kovilan
2010     Vishnunarayanan Namboothiri
2011     Sukumar Azhikode
2012     M Leelavathy
2013     Punathil Kunjabdulla
2014     Sugathakumari
2015     T Padmanabhan
2016     C Radhakrishnan
2017     MK Sanu
2018    NS Madhavan

NS Madhavan won the Mathrubhumi Liteary Award for 2018. Some of his famous works are Higuita, Thiruth, Chulaimedile Savangal, Pancha Kanyakakal, and Lanthan Batheriyile Luthiniyakal.
Higuita, Thiruth, Chulaimedile Savangal (Corpses of Chulaimedu), Pancha Kanyakakal (Five Virgins) and Lanthan Batheriyile Luthiniyakal (novel).......

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