YUVA KALA PRATHIBHA

To promote and encourage promising talent in the field of classical music the Sabha instituted an award in 2005, viz., ‘Yuva Kala Prathibha’ and later in 2009, in memory of the legendary musician Sri. Mavelikkara R. Prabhakara Varma, it has been re-named as ‘Mavelikkara Prabhakara Varma Yuva Kala Prathiba’ Puraskaram. This, also, consists of a citation, memento & cash prize and being given away at the annual celebrations of the Sabha every year.

Below mentioned is the list of YUVA KALA PRATHIBHA Awardees:

2004 – Sreevalsan J. Menon

2005 – Vaikom Vijayalakshmi

2006 – Attukal Balasubrahmaniam

2007 – M.K. Sankaran Namboothiri

2008 – Senkotta Harihara Subrahmaniam

2009 – Balabhaskar

2010 – Palghat K.S. Mahesh Kumar