Chilipili is children’s poet meet. In this event, children write their own poems and recite it in front of renowned poet who presides over the meet. The poems which are recited are also documented in the form of a book.
This programme aims at rekindling literary spirit in children. Before the event children are introduced to various forms of poetry, great poets and their works. This is an effort to create awareness among children about our glorious cultural heritage and literature.
Vijayanagara Bimba has created this literary platform for children from the past 14 years and many Kannada poets have presided over the meet.
Dr.Lakshminarayana Bhatta, Dr.H.S.Venkatesh Murthy, B.R.Lakshman Rao, Dr.L.G.Meera, Dr.Vijaya Subbaraj, Sumathindra Nadig, Jaraganahalli Shivashankar, Jayanth Kaikini, Dr.L.N.Mukund Raj, H.L.Pushpa, etc… have presided over the meets in the past years.