Moily selected for “Saraswati Samman 2014” [ Current Affairs ]


Senior Congress leader Mr. M. Veerappa Moily (Former Union Minister) will select for the Saraswati Samman 2014 for his Kannada poem ‘Ramayana Mahanveshanam’. Mr. M. Veerappa Moily is the second Kannada author who, receive Saraswati Samman afterS. L. Bhyrappa in 2010.

  1. Kannada poem ‘Ramayana Mahanveshanam’ was first published in 2007 in Kannada, which it has described about ‘ideal State’ from a secular and modern point of view.
  2. Ramayana Mahanveshanam was also translated into English, Hindi, Telugu and Tamil.
  3. Saraswati Samman award Established by the K. K. Birla Foundation in 1991 and award cash price of Rs 10 lakh.
  4. Famous Hindi author Harivansh Rai Bachchan was receive first this award for his autobiography in “four volumes”.

- Published on: March 12, 2015