Incepted 30 years ago in 1993, it has its commencement from the grassroot level -that is a family Sahityotsav. Crossing the levels of units,sectors, divisions,districts and 26 states in the country, it finds its actualization in the national level each year.
As a prime aim,Sahityotsav is focusing on the embellishment of the creativity of thousands and more students across the country, and now it became one of the towering figures in the realm Of cultural festivals of India.
Sahityotsav has its assets of thousands of young vibrant studentdom who have came forward to meet the need of the time in its various aspects. They are ready to question all the anti social hullabaloos using their talents like writing, drawing, criticizing... etc.
As a perennial journey of creativity Sahityotsav is now turning to its 30th edition which is to be held at the capital city of state from August for 4-13 with multitudes of social cultural literary and artistic manifestations.
The 30th edition of the Kerala Sahityolsav will be held in Thiruvananthapuram from August 4 to 13. Kerala Sahityotsav will be held in 650 sectors, 120 divisions and entire district levels, starting from 2 lakh houses and completed in 7500 villages. Cultural discussions, art performances and 170 competitions will be organized in ten venues set up in the city
Thiruvananthapuram: As part of the publicity for the Kerala Sahityolsav to be held in Thiruvananthapuram from August 4 to 13, a gathering of SSF leaders was conducted under the name 'Gear Up.' The meeting was held in the reception committee office and was inaugurated by Sayyid Ibraheem Khaleelul Bhukhari, the General Secretary of Kerala Muslim Jama'ath.
Thiruvananthapuram: Thiruvananthapuram will be the venue for the 30th edition of Kerala Sahityolsav from August 4 to 13. The festival encompassed 650 sectors, 120 divisions, and entire district levels, including 7,500 villages and two lakh households. Various cultural talks, art performances, 170 competitions and a book fair will be organized across ten venues in the city. Saifuddin Haji, the State Secretary of Kerala Muslim Jamaat inaugurated the declaration convention of the thirtieth edition of Kerala Sahityolsav.
As the name suggest, Sahityotsav is a festival of literatures. As certain,literature marks and remarks the life as such and to pave the ways of answers ahead- where the man sees his limitations.Unlike the so called Literary Festivals, Sahityotsav truly marks unique of its kind especially initiated and led by a students movement in India. It paramountly aims to search and find the real "human" and "humanity" in the time of socio political chaos thus giving a dignified status and the diligent meaning to the life.
Dr. Sashi Tharoor
Thoppil Muhammed Meeran