9 books have been shortlisted for this year’s Madan Award. The Madan Award Guthi has stated that 9 books out of a total of 222 books have been selected for the ‘Madan Award-2077’. ‘The committee formed to prepare a list of at most 10 books had provided the names of 9 books to the Guthi.
The 9 shortlisted books are:
- Giri Shree Magar’s Eklavyako Debre Haat.
- Krishna Aviral’s Kariya.
- Kumar Nagarkoti’s Kalpa Granth.
- Bhairav Bahadur Thapa’s Nirtyaxar Bigyan.
- Prava Baral’s Filingo.
- Lekhnath Chettri’s Fulangge.
- Keshav Dahal’s Mokshya Bhoomi.
- Jason Kunwar’s Ramite.
- Bhagiraj Ingnam’s Limbuwanko Etihasik Dastawej Sangraha.
“According to the rules of the Guthi, books with a predominance of unpublished material were used as a basis for selection,” the Guthi said in a statement. One of these selected books will receive the Madan Award for the year 2077 as the best book.