N V Subbaraman
Born: February 17 1941 in Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India
Resides: Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
E-mail: nvsubbaraman (at) gmail (dot) com
N V Subbaraman is editor of the poetry journal Young Poet [http://www.youngpoet.org]. His haiku have been published by Sunban Publishers, Poetry World(published by The World Poetry Society Intercontinental under the patronage of Dr. Daisaku Ikeda-World Peoples Poet, World Peace Poet- President Soka Gakkai International, Chennai, which serially published 380 of his haiku from Oct.2009 to Oct. 2010); the monthly journal Poets International (Bangalore); and Emagazines/online magazines Triond, Mazalaikal.com, Nilacharal.com, Poem Hunter, and others.
Awards and Other Honors: Michel Madusudan Award; Winged Word Award; Fellow of the United Writers Association of India.
Books Published: Gift of Life [collection of poems in English] (C P Brown Memorial Library, Cudappa, Andhra Pradesh, 1998); Nilave Ni Sol [collection of Tamil poems] (M/S Renuka Publications, Chennai, 1999); Breeze [second volume of English poems] (M/s Pearl Publications, Chennai, 2000); Thiruvalluvar Aathisoodi [translation to English from Tamil] (MTS Academy, Chennai, 2001); Voice of Valluvar [translated work from Tamil to English] (MTS Academy, Chennai, 2002); CRR at the Peak [biographical work- translated from Tamil to English] (MTS Academy, Chennai, 2003); Muththamiz Malarkal [book of prose, poetry and plays in Tamil] (Mahalakshmi Publishers, Vellore, 2006); Kanne Maniye Kavithai kelu [children's poems in Tamil] Mahalakshmi Publishers, Vellore, 2007); Silver Fishes in the Blue Waters [collection of 253 haiku in English] (Sanbun Publications, New Delhi, 2008); Mazalaiyar AAthisoodsi [maxims for young ones in Tamil] (M/s Renuka Publishers, Chennai, 2008); Arive Valimai [essays in Tamil] (Mahalakshmi Publishers, Vellore, 2008); Kalam Potru [essays in Tamil] (Mahalakshmi Publishers, Vellore, 2009); Padi vantha Nila [essays in Tamil on Bharathiyar's works and philosophy] (GirijaPublishers, Thanjavur, 2009); Forthcoming: Valluvar vaychchol [easy interptretation of 1330 couplets- Thirukkural in Tamil] (Girija Publishers, Thanjavur); Vazvikka vantha Mahan [essays in Tamil on Gandhi's philosophy and work] (Mahalaksdhmi Publishers, Vellore); Voice of Ramana [translation of Bhagwan Ramana's 110 couplets in Tamil to English in haiku format with explanation] (Girija Publication, Thanjavur).
Credits: All selections are from Triond (Authspot) on October 25, 2010 under the caption "Kingdom of God Spins".