Participating VKV's : 14 Participating families : 43 (128 participants including Principals and children)The theme being "Family and National Security", the Shibir focused on awakening every family, the vital unit of the nation, to its social responsibilities. A wall magazine ALAY and a souvenir GRIHAJYOTI were also released in the Shibir that had Pratah Smaran, Yoga, Bouddhik Satra, Songs, Group Discussion, Games, Bhajan Sandhya also as routine features. The presence of the dignitaries like Mananeeya D. Bhanudas, General Secretary cum Treasurer, Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari, Sushri Rekha Davey, Jt. General Secretary, VK Kanyakumari, Sri Gopalji, Senior Karyakarta, VK, Kanyakumari, Sri Dipok Kr. Borthakur, Anchal Pramukh, VK,Uttar Purvanchal and Sri Pradip Kr. Singha, HoP, NEEPCO, Bokuloni, AGBP inspired the participants of the Shibir.