Lofty Heights- Youth Award Winning Multilingual Stories
Lofty Heights- is an anthology of Dhahan Prize winning stories by the British Columbia School Students submitted in Punjabi. The Dhahan Prize was instituted five years ago in Vancouver(Canada) to recognize and promote Punjabi literature published globally. This title has been published for the youth in Punjabi, Shahmukhi as well English .First time in 2017, the Dhahan Prize with support from Coast Capital Savings, awarded 8 prizes of $500 each to grade 11 and 12 Punjabi language students in BC for their creative work in Punjabi. These eight stories build bridges between diverse youth, while connecting Punjabi youth to their mother tongue and preserving their culture.