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Jivitputrika or jitiya Jivitputrika or jitiya is a festival celebrated for the well being and prosperity of the children. Mothers fast and pray for the long life of their kids. This is mainly celebrated in the states of Bihar, Jharkhand & Uttar Pradesh. When and how to celebrate Jivitputrika/ jitiya This is a 3 days festival and starts from seventh lunar day of Krishna-Paksha in Ashvin month to ninth lunar day. As per english calendar, this festival is celebrated in September. These three days are celebrated as 1.Nahai – Khai (Satwmi) 2.Khur Jitiya or Jivitputrika day (Asthami) 3.Paaran (Naomi)
Nahai khai – This is the preparatory day and as per the rituals – Mothers take bath in the morning and take food. The food generally consists of – Pua, Kheer, Sevai Khur Jitiya or Jivitputrika day The actual festival day. Mothers observe whole day fast. They do not take water, for almost 24 hours or more. It is also customary to have Sargi, something …


The Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, New Delhi (BCIHMCT) recently took a lead and voluntarily invited NAAC for seeking accreditation based on the seven criterias established by the agency. Institute officials say that they are fully confident of getting this accreditation which will go a long way to impart quality education in Hotel Management and Catering Technology to students by not only meeting national standards but also global challenges. The Institute will feel proud to prefix or suffix NAAC along with its name as this will be the first self-financing institution which has volunteered to achieve this title and is all geared to receive the visiting team.

BCIHMCT is affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi and approved by AICTE and DTE, Delhi. While perusing its endeavour to impart quality education in Hotel Management and Catering Technology, it has taken a step forward and has invited the team from NAAC to visit the institute and grant accreditation to it as per its establish norms.

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) is an accreditor and an autonomous body funded by University Grants Commission having its base in Bangalore. As recommended by National Policy of Education (POE) and the Programme of Action (POA), the institutions are required to seek ‘Institutional Eligibility for Quality Assessment (IEQA)’.

With this objective in mind BCIHMCT has volunteered for getting Assessment and Accreditation by NAAC. To grant this a peer team comprising of eminent experts visited the Institution from November 15-16 to acquaint themselves with the assurance. The whole process was taken to validate the submitted Self Study Report and help the institution in quality assurance.

The Peer Team visited the institute to understand the collective impact of the Faculty and the Institutional Ambience, along with the educational experience and outcome of the students. The Peer Team comprised of Vice Chancellor Acharya Nagarjuna University, along with Principals of Institutes of Hotel Management, Bengaluru and Bombay and NAAC officials.


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