Mathrubhumi Azhchappathippu

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Mathrubhumi Azhchappathippu
Mathrubhumi Azhchappathippu cover.jpg
Editor KK Sreedharan Nair
Categories General interest magazine
Frequency Weekly
Publisher MN Ravi Varma
First issue 18 January 1932 (18 January 1932)
Company Mathrubumi Printing and Publishing Company Limited
Country India
Language Malayalam

Mathrubhumi Azhchappathippu (English: Mathrubhumi Illustrated Weekly) is an Indian general interest weekly magazine published by the Mathrubumi Printing and Publishing Company in Calicut. The Malayalam language magazine started publishing on 18 January 1932.[1][2]

Some of the finest literary works produced in Malayalam were initially published in Mathrubhumi Illustrated Weekly. This include Uroob's Ummachu (1954), Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai's Footsteps (1964), O. V. Vijayan's The Legends of Khasak (1968) and M. Mukundan's On the Banks of the River Mahé (1974). Authors such as M. T. Vasudevan Nair and N. V. Krishna Warrier served as the editors of the magazine.

Key people[edit]

Managing Editor: Nabeel sidheeq kanthapuram
Editor: KK Sreedharan Nair
Deputy Editor: MP Gopinath
Assistant Editor: Kamalram Sajeev
Copy Editors: Manila C Mohan, KC Subi and PK Sreekumar
Artist: K. Shareef

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Mathrubhumi Publications". Retrieved 8 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Mathrubhumi Illustrated Weekly 2012: 3, 98. Print