Batu Danelia was born on August 20, 1950 in Zanati, Abasha region. In 1987, he graduated from Moscow Maxim Gorky Literature Institute.
- Moon Festival
- A Place with View
- Winter of Loneliness
- I am Greeting You from Nowhere
- Silent Street
- A city under Wings
He has published Georgian translations of Joseph Brodsky’s and Boris Pasternak’s poetry.
- The Order of Honour for developing Georgian literature
- Literary Award Saba for the Best Poetic Collection of the Year (2009)