The Mozhi Prize 2022 – Results

A note from the judges | A note from Team Mozhi


First Prize – INR 25,000 – Padmaja Anant for ‘A House without Cats’, her translation of பூனைகள் இல்லாத வீடு by Chandra

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Second Prize – INR 15,000 – Amruth Varshan for ‘Filfilee’, his translation of வெறும் முள் by B. Jeyamohan

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Third Prize – INR 10,000 – Anjana Shekar for ‘Cotton Fever’, her translation of மழைக்கண் by Senthil Jaganathan

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Cash prize of INR 5000 each

Special Mention by N. Kalyan Raman – Megana Kumar for Beast, her translation of விலங்கு by B. Jeyamohan.

Special Mention by A. Muttulingam – V. Iswarya for Ammaiyappam, her translation of அம்மையப்பம் by B. Jeyamohan.

Special Mention by Deepa Bhasthi – Mayuravarshini. M for A Brief Strain of Music, her translation of ஒரு சிறு இசை by Vannadasan.

All prizes are sponsored by Vishnupuram Ilakkiya Vattam and Vishnupuram Pathippagam.

Congratulations to our winners!

We will be publishing the top three entries soon. Watch this space for further updates.

The Mozhi Prize 2022 | Shortlist