Orthodoxy Beyond Limits Forum honored Shri Paul Manalil (famous writer & social activist) on achieving the prestigious Kerala Sahtya Academy Award for his Book ‘Keralathile Bahsha Nunapakshangal’ (Language minorities in Kerala) which was written in the Malayalam Language. On behalf of Right Rev Chorbishop Dr Kyriakose Thottupuram (OBL Director) and Mr. Lejith George (Chairman-OBL), Mr George Alexander (Head Public Relations-OBL) presented the Russian Icon of the Mother of God to Shri Paul Manalil at the International YMCA Centre (Kerala-South India) on 3rd April 2009. Mr Thomas Kuruvilla (Sub Editor- Malankara Sabha Patrika-Monthly newspaper of the Indian Orthodox Church) was present on the occasion. Presently Shri Paul Manalil is working as the Sub Editor of Malayala Manorama (Leading South Indian Daily). Shri Paul Manalil has also written and edited a nuber of books. He is an active member of the Indian Orthodox Church and has represented the Church in several national and international forums.
OBL News Service