The ethnic day was celebrated at T. John College, Bangalore on 16th September 2017, highlighting the concept of Unity in Diversity. The myriad cultures were represented to portray the deeper sense of multiplicity and plurality that India beholds. The colourful events for the day started with the judging of the Pookalam competition by Dr.Pratiba Agarwal, Ms.Pavithra Jatin and Ms.Poornima who also judged the cultural events. The cultural programmes commenced at 10:30 am where the six departments portrayed the concept of Unity and Diversity through various cultural forms. The programme highlighted the fact that India is the hodgepodge of harmony. The prize distribution ceremony witnessed the achievements of the students on various fronts. The overall trophy for the “Ethnic day- 2017” was secured by the Computer Applications Department for their exhilarating performance in Pookalam and Cultural events. The overall sports trophy was secured by the BHM department for their tremendous contribution in the field of sports. The college and the university sports winners were lauded along with the winners of ‘the Lead India’ competition. The prize distribution was followed by a fashion show and Singari Melam. A delicious Onam Sadhya was served to the faculty members which was followed by a tug of war competition. The BHM department won the Tug of War for girls and the MBA department won the Tug of War for boys.