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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 …

Regional Cuisines of India @ BCIHMCT

Regional cuisines of India got its new representatives at BCIHMCT.

These new ambassadors are the budding hotel professionals – The second year students , who literally brought different regions of India on a platter. From the southern Kerla cuisine, chattinard cuisine to the northen most kashmiri cuisine, from the Rajasthani to the Bengali, one can found every regions of Indian subcontinent in a single room (Room no 120 of hotel Management Building at Chandiwala Estate).

This was a type of project given by Mr. Suprabhat Mandal, Asst. Professor in which the student were guided to bring the culture and the Food habits of different regions of India. The students completed the project in their own way. They made us realize as if we are travelling through different states of India. Some of them dressed as per the tradition, while some tried to bring the Food habits with the help some dishes and a huge display of spices and other ingredients used in the respective regions.

Some of them used the latest Tablet computers for their presentations on the other hand some used the simple Banana leave to convey their message. Over all, the cuisines were displayed very creatively and the food was more than excellent ---

Great Show - 


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