Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear but from heart to heart – William Bryan.
On account of Kaviperarasu Vairamuthu’s Diamond Jubilee and the felicitation on his Padma Bushan Award, Vettri Tamizhar Peravai organizes a State level elocution competition in Coimbatore, for which the preliminary search for vibrant eloquent speakers took place at our school premises , on the 28th of June 2014. Three eminent judges of honour Dr. Nam. Srinivasan, HOD, Department of Tamil, Mannar Thirumalai Nayakkar College, Madurai, Dr. Shahul Hameed, HOD, Department of Tamil, Wakf Board College, Madurai and Dr. Visalakshi, HOD, Department of Tamil, Fatima College, Madurai who are the sources of inspiration, courage and confidence for the younger generation were present on the occasion to evaluate their performance.
The session started with Tamizh Thaai Vazhthu followed by the introduction of the chief guests. Dr.Nam. Srinivasan addressed and aroused the participants by his inspiring speech followed by Dr. Visalakshi, who briefed on the rules and regulations. 21 students participated from 14 different colleges in Madurai. Ms.R.Vigneshwari of Fatima College and Ms.M.Chandrakala of Mannar Thirumalai Nayakkar college added another feather to their crowns by achieving the first (with a cash reward of Rs. 3000) and the second (with a cash reward of Rs. 2000) respectively. The day came to an end with the prize distribution. The winners are to participate in the second level of state level competition to be held on July 13th , 2014 at Coimbatore.