Mr.V. Balakumaran Writer/Novelist
Balakumaran is a famous Tamil writer, author of over 150 novels, 100 short stories, and dialogue/screenplay writer for over 14 films. He has also contributed to Tamil periodicals such as Ananda Vikatan and Kumudam. His writings are noted for a distinct philosophical and religious tone. He presently resides at Mylapore, Chennai. Fondly called as Ezhuthu Sithar by his fans.He is a disciple of "sri yogi ram surath kumar".In his many novels he shows immense interest in enlightenment.
Name : V. BALAKUMARAN
Year of Birth : 1946 July 5th
No. of Novels published : Over 150 Novels
No. of Short Stories published : Over 100 Short stories
No. of Feature Films as dialogue/Screenplay Writer : Fourteen Films Nayakan, Guna, Shenbagathottam, Gentleman, Kaadalan, Kizhakku Malai, Madangal Aezhu, Ragasiya Police, Baasha, Sivasakthi, Ullasam, Velai, Jeans, Baba, Vallavan, Manmathan.
Literary Awards won : Irumbu Kudhiraigal � Raja Sir Annamalai Chettiyar Trust Award
Mercury Pookal � Illakkiya Sindhanai Awards
Kadarpalam � State Award (II Prize) (Short Story Collection)
Sugajeevanam � State Award (I Prize) (short story collection)
Cinema Awards Won : Guna � Cinema Express Award
Kaadalan � State Award (Best dialogue Writer)
Other Awards : Honoured with "Sindhanai Chemmal" title (From Lions Club Madras)
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