Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar

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For Yuva Puraskar 2018, Sahitya Akademi is inviting books from publishers and young Indian authors of the age of 35 and below in all the 24 languages recognized by the Akademi. The applicant author should be 35 or below on 1st January 2017.

Sahitya Akademi introduced Yuva Puraskar in 2011 to encourage young writers writing in Indian languages and who are below the age of 35. Since then every year awards have been given to the best book by young Indian authors in the Indian languages recognized by the Akademi, viz., Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Rajasthani, Santali, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.

These awards are presented at a prestigious ceremony and comprise an amount of Rs. 50,000/-, a plaque and a citation.

List of Yuva Puraskar Winners:

YEAR BOOK AUTHOR
ASSAMESE
2017 Xodhahe Nohol Tok o Bokul (Poetry) Pratim Baruah
2016 Zantadhari (Novel) Prarthana Saikia
2015 Akale Aso Kushale Aso (Poetry) Mridul Haloi
2014 Jahar–Mahar (Short Stories) Manika Devee
2013 Ashokastami (Poetry) Bijoy Sankar Barman
2012 Marangburu Amar Pita (Poetry) Kamal Kumar Tanti
2011 Anusilon (Essays) Arindam Borkataki
BENGALI
2017 Elvis O Amolasundari  (Short Stories) Shamik Ghosh
2016 Aparanha Downtown (Poetry) Raka Dasgupta
2015 Premer Size Battirish (Poetry) Sudip Chakraborty
2014 Mati (Earth) (Poetry) Abhimanyu Mahato
2013 Bouddho Lekhomala O Onyanyo Shraman (Poetry) Subhro Bandopadhyay
2012 Sammohan (Short Stories) Sadique Hossain
2011 Danaowla Manus (Short Stories) Binod Ghosal
BODO
2017 Gwrbwni Aroj (Poetry) Bijit Gwra Ramchiary
2016 Khamflongnai Bubli (Poetry) Bijit Gayari
2015 Khwmsi Harni Alari (Short Stories) Leben Lal Mwshahary
2014 Thwinikhruibw Gwjasin Nwngni Gaba (Poetry) Shanti Basumatary
2013 Felengni Saogari (Novel) Sansumwi Khungri Basumatary
2012 Mijingao Swmkhe Jwmwi (Novel) Diganta Lawary
2011 Jeu Saharani Beduin Jaishree Baro
DOGRI
2017 Tere Hirke Ch (Poetry) Rajinder Ranjha
2016 Kule Bhav (Poetry) Brham Dutt Magotra
2015 Mustakbil (Poetry) Sandeep ‘Sufi’
2014 NO AWARD
2013 Rough Copy (Poetry) Dheeraj Kesar ‘Nikka’
2012 Do Kandhe (Poetry) Yash Raina
2011 NO AWARD
ENGLISH
2017 The Ivory Throne (Biography) Manu S. Pillai
2016 Farthest Field An Indian Story Of The Second World War (Biography) Raghu Karnad
2015 The Mysterious Ailment of Rupi Baskey (Novel) Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar
2014 Windhorse (Novel) Kaushik Barua
2013 Boats On Land (Short Stories) Janice Pariat
2012 A Free Man (Non-Fiction) Aman Sethi
2011 ‘My Name Is Gauhar Jaan!’–The Life And Times of A Musician (Biography) Vikram Sampath
GUJARATI
2017 Mahotu (Short Stories) Ram Mori
2016 Ghazalpurvak (Poetry) Ankit Trivedi
2015 Malo (Short Stories) Rajesh Vankar
2014 Savaar Laine (Poetry) Anil Chavda
2013 Dalkhithi Saav Chhutan (Poetry) Ashok Chavda ‘Bedil’
2012 Pashyantini Pele Paar (Poetry) Jatush Joshi
2011 Antim Yuddha (Play) Dhwanil Parekh
HINDI
2017 Aksharo Ki Vinti (Poetry) Taro Sindik
2016 Dark Horse – Ek Anakahi Dastan (Novel) Nilotpal Mrinal
2015 Haveli Sanatanpur (Novel) Indira Dangi
2014 Barish Mera Ghar Hai (Poetry) Kumar Anupam
2013 Kucch Boodhi Udaas Auratein (Poetry) Archana Bhensare
2012 Aadigram Upakhyan (Novel) Kunal Singh
2011 Kahte Hain Tab Shanshaah So Rahe The (Poetry) Uma Shankar Choudhary
KANNADA
2017 Manasu Abhisaarike  (Short Stories) Shanthi K. Appanna
2016 Zero Mathu Ondu (Short Stories) Vikrama Hatwara
2015 Mayakolahala (Short Stories) Mounesh Badiger
2014 Dhyanake Thaareekhina Hangilla (Poetry) Kavya Kadame
2013 Batavadeyagada Raseethi (Poetry) Lakkur Ananda
2012 Jangama Fakeerana Jolige (Poetry) Arif Raja
2011 Nelada Karuneya Dani (Poetry) Veeranna Madiwalara
KASHMIRI
2017 Zard Panike Dair (Poetry) Nighat Sahiba
2016 Zol Dith Sadras (Criticism) Aadil Mohi-ud-din
2015 NO AWARD
2014 NO AWARD
2013 Vola Kael Ravay (Poetry) Saba Shaheen
2012 Gashe Malar (Literary Criticism) Farooq Shaheen
2011 Patte Leji Zoon Daras (Poetry) Nisar Azam
KONKANI
2017 Mog Dot Com (Poetry) Amey Vishram Naik
2016 Sulus (Poetry) Anwesha Arun Singbal
2015 Khany Geli Aaji (Poetry) Shrinisha Nayak
2014 Gauman (Short Stories) Naresh Chandra Naik
2013 Matyentle Gandh (Poetry) Yogini Borkar
2012 Muktamann (Essays) Naman Dhawasker Sawant
2011 Nirnay (Short Stories) Jofa Gonsalves
MAITHILI
2017 Dhartis Akash Dhari (Poetry) Chandan Kumar Jha
2016 Je Kahi Nahi Saklahun (Poetry) Deep Narayan ‘Vidyarthi’
2015 Pratiwadi Ham (Poetry) Narayan Jha
2014 Visdanti Varmal Kalak Rati (Poetry) Praveen Kashyap
2013 Ankura Rahal Sangharsh (Poetry) Dilip Kumar Jha ‘Lootan’
2012 Etbe Taa Naih (Poetry) Arunabh Saurabh
2011 Hathat Parivartan (Play) Anand Kumar Jha
MALAYALAM
2017 Josephinte Manam  (Short Stories) Aswathy Sasikumar
2016 Uppumazhayile Pachilakal (Short Stories) Surya Gopi
2015 Thonniyapoloru Puzha (Poetry) Aryambika
2014 Chumbanasabdatharavali (Short Stories) Indu Menon
2013 Vellarippadam (Short Stories) P.V. Shajikumar
2012 Parasparam (Poetry) Lopa R.
2011 Marana Vidyalayam (Short Stories) Susmesh Chandroth
MANIPURI
2017 Kellaba Unagi Ishei (Poetry) Kh. Krishnamohan Singha
2016 Torbanduda (Novel) Chongtham Dipu Singh
2015 Mee Amasung Shaa (Poetry) Angom Sarita Devi
2014 Ngayonba Asheiba (Poetry) Wangthoi Khuman
2013 Lai Matha Shaari (Poetry) Akhom Yandibala Devi
2012 Shingnabagi Ka Amasung Dairy Gimapu (Short Stories) Ranjita Konthoujam
2011 Nongthangna Mutkhrabada Devchand
MARATHI
2017 Ubha – Aadava (Essays) Rahul Kosambi
2016 Blogchya Aarshapalyad (Short Stories) Manaswani Lata Ravindra
2015 Sen Saai Ves (Poetry) Veera Rathod
2014 Svatahala Faltu Samajnyachi Goshta (Novel) Avadhoot Dongre
2013 Dhoosar Zale Nasate Gav (Poetry) Ravi Korde
2012 Pani – Charo, Aaro Ityadi… (Play) Dharmakirti Sumant
2011 Bhuishastra (Poetry) Aishwarya Patekar
NEPALI
2017 Mooldharatira (Poetry) Sarang Muskan
2016 Sancho Jastai Kathaharu (Short Stories) Sanjeev Chhetri
2015 Kriti-Kirti (Literary Criticism) Sapan Pradhan
2014 Paitalataltira (Poetry) Tika ‘Bhai’
2013 Ghar (Short Stories) Suraj Dhadkan
2012 Ghauka Rang Haru (Poetry) Manoj Bogati
2011 Srijana Ra Abhista Kamal Regmi
ODIA
2017 E Sampark Emiti (Poetry) Suryasnata Tripathy
2016 Daaga (Poetry) Jnanee Debasish Mishra
2015 Manasanka (Short Stories) Sujit Kumar Panda
2014 Pidaparba (Poetry) Narendra Kumar Bhoi
2013 Dadan (Short Stories) Kshetrabasi Naik
2012 Bhirna Upabana (Short Stories) Srushthishree Naik
2011 Gaan (Poetry) Gayatribala Panda
PUNJABI
2017 Rani Tatt (Poetry) Harman
2016 Pani Utte Meenakari (Poetry) Ranjit Saranwali
2015 Aas Aje Bani Hai (Short Stories) Simran Dhaliwal
2014 Ikalla Nahin Hunda Banda (Poetry) Gagan Deep Sharma
2013 Toon Mainu Sirlekh De (Poetry) Harpreet Kaur
2012 Teevian (Novel) Pargat Singh Satauj
2011 Amrit Vela (Poetry) Paramveer Singh
RAJASTHANI
2017 Lebel  (Short Stories) Ummed Dhaniya
2016 Rankhaar (Poetry) Jitendra Kumar Soni
2015 Sapna Sanjovati Heeran (Poetry) Ritupriya
2014 Chal Bhatooliya Ret Rama (Poetry) Raju Ram Bijarniyan ‘Raj’
2013 Sanjeevanee (Poetry) Kumar Ajay
2012 Jad Bi Mandaban Baithun Chun Kavita (Poetry) Om Nagar
2011 Peer (Short Stories) Dula Ram Saharan
SANSKRIT
2017 Parivartankavyam (Poetry) Hemchandra Belwal
2016 Vanavaibhavam (Poetry) Bharat Bhusan Rath
2015 Samudre Buddhasya Netre (Poetry) Rushiraj Jani
2014 Samparkah (Short Stories) Paramba Shree Yogamaya
2013 Bharatabusanam (Poetry) Raj Kumar Mishra
2012 Udbahuvamanta (Poetry) Pravin Pandya
2011 Kavyakaveri Paramanand Jha
SANTALI
2017 Marsal Dahar (Poetry) Maina Tudu
2016 Dhunwa Otang Ag Kana (Poetry) Parimal Hansdah
2015 Bera Ahla (Poetry) Suchitra Hansda
2014 Namal (Poetry) Anpa Marndi
2013 Terang (Short Stories) Lalchand Saren
2012 Jala Dak (Poetry) Shyam Charan Tudu
2011 Jagron Satilal Murmu
SINDHI
2017 Usaat (Poetry) Rekha Sachdev Pohani
2016 Retilo Chitu (Poetry) Bharti Sadarangani
2015 Pinjraa (Poetry) Manoj Chawla ‘Tanha’
2014 NO AWARD
2013 NO AWARD
2012 NO AWARD
2011 NO AWARD
TAMIL
2017 Aathik Kathalin Ninaiuv Kurippukal (Poetry) J. Jayabharathi (Manushi)
2016 Kaanakan (Novel) Lakshmi Saravana Kumar
2015 Parukkai (Novel) Veerapandiyan
2014 Kaalkal (Novel) R. Abilash
2013 Messiyavukku Moondru Machangal (Poetry) Kathir Bharathi
2012 Thooppukkari (Novel) Malarvathi (E. Mary Flora)
2011 Sevalkattu (Novel) M. Thavasi
TELUGU
2017 Maatala Madugu (Poetry) Mercy Margaret
2016 Chittagang Viplava Vanitalu (Short Stories) Chaithanya Pingali
2015 Out of Coverage Area (Short Stories) Pasunoori Ravinder
2014 Seema Sahiti Swaram Sri Sadhana Patrika (Essays) Appireddy Harinath Reddy
2013 Pravahinche Padalu and Other Poems (Poetry) Manthri Krishna Mohan
2012 Jumma (Short Stories) Vempalli Sharaff
2011 Molokalapunnami (Short Stories) Vempalli Gangadhar
URDU
2017 Maulana Mohammed Husain Azad Aur Unka Shairi Safar (Biography) Rasheed Ashraf Khan
2016 Nagri Nagri Phira Musafir Devendra Satyarthi: Shakhsiyat Aur Aasaar (Literary Criticism) Abdus Sami
2015 Naqsh-E-Pa Hawaon Ke (Poetry) Ameer Imam
2014 Chikne Paat (Poetry) Iltefat Amjadi
2013 Takhleeq Takheel Aur Isteara (Literary Criticism) Moid Rasheedi
2012 Mani-E-Mazmoon (Essays) Ghazanfar Iqbal
2011 Dhund Mein Amaan Vishal Khullar

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