Vishwakarma Jayanti is celebrated, every year on the 17th September, in reverence of the Hindu God, Vishwakarma, the creator of the universe, also known as Swayambhu, who is entitled as the divine architect of the world.Indian traditions mark this date to worship the God because of whom we all exist.

Maharishi University of Information and Technologyalso celebrates this event every year with the most joy and respect.

This year, the pujan took place in the Engineering Workshop in the University premisesof Lucknow campus in the prominent presence of our Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Prof. Bhanu Pratap Singh; Dean Academics, Prof. Sapan Asthana; Dean Engineering, Dr. Kalyan Acharjya and all faculty members and students. Ritualistic puja and havan was performed to purify us and the environment. As the tradition goes, the tools and machines were also worshipped so that Lord Vishwakarma showers his blessing for their proper functioning and fruitful performance. The celebration concluded with ‘prasad’ distribution.