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T.John Group of Institutions celebrated Kannada Rajyothsava on 3rd November 2015.  The celebrations were coordinated by T.John Institution of Technology. 

The program started with the hoisting of Kannada Flag by Dr. Thomas P John, Chairman, TJGI in the presence of Principals of  all colleges of T.John Group and Mr. Roy M Raju, Administrator, TJGI.  The Flag hoisting ceremony was attended by the faculties, staff and students of the group of institutions.  After the hoisting of flag, Dollu Kunitha the famous folk art of the state of Karnataka was performed by Pondavapura group. 

The cultural activities as part of Rajyothsava were organized in TJGI Auditorium from 14:30 PM onwards.  The Chief Guest for the function was Dr. Shiva Reddy, Director, Kuvempu Adhyana Peetha, Kuppahalli, in Shivamoga District.  The function was presided by Dr. HN Thippeswamy, Principal, TJIT.  Mr. Roy M Raju, administrator, TJGI was the guest of honor.  The function started with an invocation song by Rakshitha and Chaitra L of ISE Department.   The Master of Ceremony was Mrs. Sanchitha Arun, Asst. Professor of the Department of ISE.  Dr. Radha, Head of the Department of Chemistry, in her welcome speech invited heartily the guest and others present.   After the introduction of the Chief Guest by Mrs. Vijayalakshmi, Asst Professor in the Department of ISE, Dr. Shiva Reddy spoke about the Kannada and its heritage with reference to the contribution of Kuvempu to the cause of Kannada.  He also compared the natural scenario of Kuppahalli and the city of Bengaluru.  Dr. Thippeswamy, Principal, TJIT in his presidential address spoke about the richness of Kannada and advocated to use the language wherever possible.  The Principal expressed his happiness about the systematic organization of the program by the organizing committee headed by Mr. Sunil Kumar M, HOD of the Department of MCA.   Mr. Sunil Kumar M in his vote of thanks informed that the Chief Guest Dr. Shiva Reddy has made his presence in spite of other commitments.  He thanked the members of the organizing committee and in particularly all students supported him in making the function grand success. 

                After the function, cultural activities like singing, dances, and skits were performed by the students.  Video show depicting the Kannada land, Dynasties, Poets, Sports persons, Scientists, Musicians was organized.  The audience enjoyed the Show.