“Navsamaj Welfare Society” is celebrated Saraswati Puja At their centre “Shiksha Kendra” Rajokari,Pahari, New Delhi

Saraswati Puja is one of the greatest festivals for students. It is mainly the festival of students. Saraswati is the goddess of learning and music. Saraswati Puja generally occurs in the month of Magh every year in schools, colleges, libraries, clubs and other places. On the day before puja the image is brought and placed on a platform. The place of worship is beautifully decorated and illuminated. The students offer ‘anjali’ or flower offerings at the feet of the goddess for her blessing. After the worship, ‘Prasad’ is served to all.In the evening cultural programme are normally held. The next day is the day of ‘visarjan’ or immersion. In this day the image is immersed in the local pond or river. Everybody starts waiting for the next year Saraswati Puja.