– Jitiya Vrat Puja: A 3-day Hindu festival. – Celebrated in Bihar, Jharkhand, and Uttar Pradesh. – Dates: October 6 to October 8, 2023.

– Women fast for 24 hours for their sons' well-being. – Fast ends with cucumber and rice flour porridge.

– A significant festival celebrating motherhood. – A time to pray for family well-being.

– Preparations in full swing. – Temples and organizations host special events. – Governments declare public holidays, enhance security and medical support.

– Jitiya Vrat Puja: A cherished tradition. – Unites and strengthens bonds among women in the region. – A symbol of culture and togetherness.