January 12, the Birthday of Swami Vivekananda was celebrated as National Youth Day in a grand manner.

07:45 am : Garlanding of Swamiji’s Statue, Arati and Offering of flowers at Vivekananda House.
09:45 am : Bhajans by Students, Vivekananda College, Chennai
10:15 am : Welcome and Introduction
10:25 am : Narration of Experiences by the Prize Winners
10:40 am : Address by the Special Guest Sri M. Murali Krishna, General Manager, BSNL (S&M – CFA)
10:50 am : Special Address by the Chief Guest, Sri T. Ramalingam, Senior Advocate, Madras High Court
11:45 am : Benediction by Srimat Swami Gautamanandaji Maharaj, Adhyaksha, Sri Ramakrishna Math, Chennai
12:05 pm : Distribution of Prizes
12:25 pm : Vote of Thanks