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Shayda Award (Gujarati:શયદા ઍવોર્ડ) is an annual award given to a young Gujarati ghazal poet. It was founded by the INT Aditya Birla Centre for Performing Arts & Research. The award is named after Gujarati ghazal poet Harji Lavji Damani, known by his pen name Shayda. A prize of 10000 is awarded to recognize and promote Gujarati ghazal poets.[1][2]

Shayda Award
Shayada Award.jpg
Certificate of Shayda Award
Awarded forExcellence in ghazal poetry
Sponsored byINT Aditya Birla Centre for Performing Arts & Research
CountryIndia
Reward(s)Rs. 10,000
First awarded1998
Last awarded2017
Currently held bySnehi Parmar
Websitehttp://www.int-abc.org

RecipientsEdit

The Shayda Award has been granted annually since 1998 to the following people:[3]

Year Recipient
1998 Sanju Vala
1999 Vivek Kane 'Sahaj'
2000 Mukesh Josh
2001 Raeesh Maniar
2002 Shobhit Desai
2003 Rashid Meer
2004 Makarand Musale
2005 Kiransinh Chauhan
2006 Hiten Anandpara
2008 Ankit Trivedi
2009 Gaurang Thaker
2010 Harsh Brahmbhatt[4]
2011 Anil Chavda
2012 Chandresh Makwana[5]
2013 Bharat Vinzuda
2014 Bhavesh Bhatt[6]
2015 Jigar Joshi 'Prem'
2016 Bhavin Gopani
2017 Snehi Parmar

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Trivedi, Ramesh. M. (2005) Gujarati Sahityano Itihaas. (History of Gujarati Literature). Ahmedabad: Adarsh Prakashan
  2. ^ "Gujarati ghazal has evolved with time". DNA. 2010-08-15. Archived from the original on 2018-08-07 – via HighBeam.
  3. ^ http://www.int-abc.org/mushairas.htm
  4. ^ "આઈએનટી દ્વારા કવિ હર્ષ બ્રહ્નભટ્ટને 'શયદા' એવોર્ડ". Divya Bhaskar (in Gujarati). Retrieved 2018-08-07.
  5. ^ "આઇએનટીના વર્ષ ૨૦૧૨ના અૅવોર્ડ હર્ષ બ્ર્રહ્મભટ્ટ અને ચંદ્રેશ મકવાણાને". Mumbai Samachar (in Gujarati). Retrieved 2018-08-07.
  6. ^ "ભાવેશ ભટ્ટને શયદા એવોર્ડ". Divya Bhaskar (in Gujarati). Retrieved 2018-08-07.