Ganpati Naivedya Thali
St. John College of Humanities & Sciences, Palghar Department of Hospitality Studies, Second Year students conducted a theme lunch for the Staff of SJTC.
Festivals build group cohesiveness. Festivals inform,educate,bring people together, break the monotony of routine and give us a chance to re-energize our body, mind, and spirit. Of all the festivals,Ganesh Chaturthi is the most colourful. Ganesh Chaturthi is a Hindu festival that marks the birthday of Lord Ganesha.
The celebrations began with a phenomenal Arti (ritual of worship) performance by the students of all courses along with staff members. There was devotion, creativity and fun altogether.
Amongst the items prepared were – Batatyachi bhaji , Waala aalu chi bhaji, Puri, Dal, Bhaat, Koshimbir, Batata/Mirchi bhaji, Shrikhanda, Modak, aloo vadi all of which are a part of the traditional fare served during this festive period.
The Students took utmost care in the preparation and serving of the food and the guests were impressed by the eclectic flavours. Members of the Senior Management were also present to partake in this auspicious meal.