Saraswati Puja Celebration at FIIB
12th February 2016 witnessed an amalgamation of Divinity and Patriotism at FIIB. Beginning the day at 8:00 AM with Saraswati Puja / Basant Panchami celebration, FIIB community performed Puja rituals in pious way to seek divine blessings from Maa Saraswati. Basant Panchami is one of the noted festivals of Hindu religion ushering in Spring Time. On this Day, Maa Saraswati, Goddess of Knowledge, is worshipped. Festivals and events are a time when Students, Faculty and Staff amalgamate at the college campus to make every moment a success.
12th February 2016
Saraswati is the supreme repository of all learning. She is the Goddess of speech, also called Vak in Sanskrit.She represents the union of power and intelligence from which the entire creation arises. She is the Goddess of the Vedas, scriptures, dancing, musical power and poetry. She grants the gifts of learning and writing in man. She is fluidity in any aspect- water, speech, thought. She is wisdom, fortune, intelligence, nourishment, brilliance, contentment, splendour and devotion. She is the consort of Brahma, who created the universe with her knowledge.
Seated on a swan with a peacock by her side and playing her veena called Kacchapi. She holds a crystal rosary, veena, Vedas. She is dressed in white with a necklace of pearls. She bears a crescent Moon on her forehead. Brahma and Saraswati reside in the celestial realm of Brahmapura. One can connect with her through mantra “Om Aim Saraswatyai Swaha”
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AuditoriumFIIB’s state-of-the-art auditorium can seat over 150 individuals and has provisions for video conferencing along with other ultra-modern technologies. Students also enjoy the provision of multiple conference and seminar halls if required.
CafeteriaA fully functional cafeteria serves sumptuous meals and beverages all through the day for the students to refresh and revive. Students not only enjoy the meals here but sometimes unwind sitting in the area over a cup of coffee.
ClassroomsThe state of the art classrooms at the Institute enhance the learning experience of students as they are equipped with the latest equipment including projectors, screens, options for video conferencing etc.
Electronic Resource CentreThe campus hosts a state-of-the-art computer lab housing over 180 terminals and 200 laptops. The campus is Wi-Fi enabled. Online Learning and Teaching Software is also provided for flexibility and access to learning material at all times.
Indoor GamesThe recreational centre has arrangements for several indoor sports like pool, table tennis, carom and chess. These may be accessed by students during their breaks and can be used as effective recreational tools to relax.
Knowledge Resource CentreStudents can access a fully computerized and air-conditioned library housing over 15,000 books, 195 periodicals/journals, 750 audio-visual and multimedia. The Library subscribes to major online research and informational databases.
Outdoor GamesThe Campus also has provisions badminton, volleyball and a number of outdoor games and activities
Recreational CentreThe recreational centre of FIIB provides its students space and opportunity to indulge in activities like indoor games and relax. The Centre is outfitted with television, student lockers and various indoor sports like pool table, table tennis, carom and chess.