AND LITERATURE 2003
BISHOP JULIUS YESHU‘ IS AWARDED THE ARAM PRIZE 2003.
The Association of the Academic Arameans awarded its Aram Prize of
the 2003 to Bishop Julius Yeshu from the St. Ephrem Monastery in
Bishop Julius has deserved the Aram prize for his great work in the
field of the Syriac language. He has written with his beautiful
handwriting a couple of hundred Syriac books and published them in
his publishing house.
Through his great cultural achievements Julius Yeshu‘ has renewed
our cultural heritage by making our old books available for the
modern readers of Syriac, both Syrologists and Syriacs. He has also
enriched the Syriac library with hundreds of beautiful manuscripts
which he wrote.
The Association of the Academic Arameans.
The winners of the Aram Prize through the last years:
1-Symposium Syriacum, 1992, Cambridge.
2-The poet Kurrien Kanyaparampil, 1993, Kerala/India.
3-The poet G. Danho M. Elias, 1994, Brazil.
4-The konference of the Syriac Heritage, 1995, Beirut/Lebanon
5-The poet P.K. Varghese, 1996, Kerala/India.
6-The authors: Barsaum Iyub och Abrohom Nuro, 1997, Aleppo/Syria.
7-The poet Emanuel Thelly, 1998, Kerala/India.
8-The author Albert Abouna, 1999, Baghdad/Iraq.
9-The author Yuhanon Qashisho, 2000, Södertälje/Sweden.
10- The translator Yuhanon Seven Qermez, 2002, Södertälje/Sweden.
11- The poet Eugin Paulus Barsaum, 2002, RI/USA.