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Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri is ...

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Born 18 Mar 1926 in Kumaranellur
Died 15 Oct 2020 in Thrissur
Age94 years, 6 months
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Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri
Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri
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About Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri

Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri (18 March 1926 – 15 October 2020), popularly known as Akkitham, was an Indian poet and essayist who wrote in Malayalam. He was known for a simple and lucid style of writing, exploring themes of profound love and compassion in his works. Some of his prominent works included Irupatham Noottandinte Ithihasam (English: Epic of the 20th century), Balidarshanam (English: The vision of Bali), and Nimisha Kshetram (English: Holy moment).Akkitham was the recipient of India’s highest literary honour, the Jnanpith Award in 2019, and other awards including Padma Shri, Ezhuthachan Award, Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award, Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award for Poetry, Odakkuzhal Award, Vallathol Award, Vayalar Award and Aasan Prize. He died on 15 October 2020, aged 94, in Thrissur.

He is also known as Akkitham.