The 13th All Kerala Chinmaya Oratorical Contest held at Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Thripunithura, brought into focus the oratorical expertise of students. Students from Chinmaya Vidyalayas across the State participated in the contest held in memory of Swami Chinmayananda, known for his penchant for oration.

Abhilash B. Menon and Pavana Suresh of the host school won the prestigious Swami Chinmayananda ever rolling trophy. Pavana Suresh was adjudged the best speaker. Swami Niranjananandamma, who is the Acharya of Chinmaya International Foundation, Piravom, was the chief guest. An eminent panel of judges adjudged the performance of participants.

There were two separate panels for the two rounds of the contest.

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