The RL POETRY AWARD 2013 was open to Indian poets living anywhere in the world. For the first time, it attracted over 700 submissions. The 2013 Award ceremony took place at The Fern, Manasarovar, Hyderabad in association with the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Andhra Pradesh.
The 2013 awardees are Rohan Chhetri and Sohini Basak in the General Poetry section and Geetanjali and Chasrishma R in the Haiku section. We could also honour the remaining 8 shortlist-ed poets in the General Poetry Section and 3 shortlist-ed poets in the Haiku Section
We also had the honour of felicitating renowned poet Jayanta Mahapatra with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to world poetry for over fifty years.
The 2013 Award/Felicitation ceremony took place at The Fern, Manasarovar, Hyderabad in association with Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Andhra Pradesh.
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