About Verba Maximus
That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong. Verba Maximus, BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus' annual national literary fest aims at bringing together all literature enthusiasts together in one place. With a series of exciting events and competitions, it is a platform for people to express their love for the language. Verba Maximus 2019 will be the ninth edition of the fest and promises 2 jam-packed days of thrilling events and entertainment. So mark your calendars, for the 19th and 20th of January and join us in celebrating the power of literature at BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus.
Stand-Up by Abish Mathew

abish mathew/son of abish
He sings, he dances, and when neither are enough, he tells jokes. One of the most recognized faces of Indian comedy, Abish Mathew was one of the first Indian Youtube stars, who has over 30 million views on his channel. These videos include sketches, stand-up, and of course, his hit talk-show, Son of Abish. Abish has created content for brands like Breezer Vivid and Netflix, and his brand of clean humor has won over crowds in clubs, colleges and corporates alike.

Be there at 7pm on the 20th of January to witness the legend. Don't miss out on this opportunity to laugh your socks off.

Talk by Shatrujeet Nath
Shatrujeet Nath/Vikramaditya Veergatha

Verba Maximus 2019 proudly presents a talk by renowned author Shatrujeet Nath, known for books like The Karachi Deception and the national bestseller series Vikramaditya Veergatha, titled by Oyebooks.

We are sure that it will be a delight to all who attend it. We look forward to meeting you all on 19th January 2019.

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Sherlocked
Unravel what really happened at the crime scene, as you enact the role of a journalist at a press conference. Breaking news updates and suspect interviews will help you as you go along, although conflicting news reports might get in your way. When the clock runs out, write an unbiased report by connecting the dots.
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Debate
'It's better to debate a question without settling it, than settle a question without debating it'.Argue to your heart's content in a formal setting. Present your cases skillfully and engage in fiery rebuttals to sway the public opinion in your favour and experience the adrenaline rush as you take on this electrifying debate.
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Symphonies of the Soul
If you are a staunch believer of the fact that music and literature are intertwined forms of art, this event is for you. Let your creativity tune itself with the music and create a story, a poem, an essay - anything that is inspired by the melodies that surround you.
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Slam Poetry
Have you ever wanted a group of literary entusiasts to listen your poems? Here, we give you a stage to express your feelings, recite your poems and mesmerize your audience through your verses. Poems can be on any subject and of any style