On 23rd February 2012, over 2600 school students gathered at AV High School Kovilpatti Tamilnadu and performed 12 Suryanamaskaras enmass.This was their tribute to Swami Vivekananda for his 150th Birth day.This Mega event – first of its kind in Kovilpatti region - was organized by Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari, Kovilpatti Branch of Tamilnadu. These students were from 18 schools in and around Kovilpatti.
Inaugurated by Chief Guest TmT. Ayyalummal, Head Mistress of Govt. Girls School Kovilpatti, the event was addressed by Thiru Krishnamurthyji-Editor Vivek Vani, Sri Ayyappanji-Secretary RDP, Sri.S.K.Subramaniyan Correspondent of VKV Vallioor and Sri Krishnaswami-Vibhag Sanghatak Tamilnadu and conducted by Sri Paramguru-District Incharge for Kovilpatti. Also 90 teachers from the participating schools and many spectators were present to witness this memorable event.