Awards & Winners


Date of Birth 1916
Place of Birth Thikkodi
(India, Kerala)
Nationality India
Also know as P. Kunhananandan Nair, Thikodiyan
Profession Screenwriter, Writer
P. Kunhananandan Nair, better known by his penname Thikodiyan was a well known Malayalam author. He was born in Thikkodi, a small village in Kozhikode district, in the Indian state of Kerala. He was a multi-faceted personality, being a poet, playwright, novelist and a producer at All India Radio. Thikodiyan has written a number of plays, novels, screenplays, and lyrics. In his autobiography Arangu Kaanatha Nadan, Thikodiyan portrayed the Malabar's social and cultural development in the post independent period and captured the charm of Kozhikode. This work won him the Kendra Sahithya Academy Award in 1995 and Vayalar Ramavarma Award in the same year.

Awards by Thikkodiyan

Check all the awards nominated and won by Thikkodiyan.


Kerala State Film Award for Best Story
Honored for : Ithirippove Chuvannapoove