Veteran Journalist AK Jha Passes Away

Veteran journalist Avadh Kumar Jha passed away on Friday at his son's house in Oman of  Saudi Arabia at the age of 95. Though he was a native of Bhagalpur, a district of Bihar, he spent  most of his life in Patna. He was the last editor of India's one of the old newspapers- Aryavart, daily which is however not in print and circulation now.

Describing AK Jha’s death as a major loss to the world of journalism, communications and literature, Dr Birbal Jha, chairman of Mithilalok Foundation working for socio-cultural and economic development expressed profound sorrow and extended his deepest condolences, joining the deceased’s family.

 "AK Jha was not only a journalist but a great social worker, social thinker and prolific writer. He was contemporary of former Prime Minister late Atal Vihari Vajpayee and got an opportunity to work with him", said noted author Dr Birbal Jha known as Mithila's youngest living legend.

"The editor AK Jha left behind himself a family of  four sons working in different sectors including media. Awadh, who started as a correspondent for 35 rupees monthly, remained associated with journalism for 72 years continuously. In the meantime, he also wrote many books.", added Dr Birbal.

An Ex-Airman with Sky-high Popularity

He is a retiree from the Indian Air Force, technical wing, he is known as the Miraj Man in his inner circle of friends for contributing for Miraj 2000 for a decade, he contributed considerably in the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bengaluru as Quality Assurance Inspector. Let’s welcome the Man with Minute and Vivid Vision Mr Prajesh.

Born in the Intellectual Capital of Mithila, Koilakh, Prajesh is known as someone who has revolutionalized the education, making full use of Information Technology. He has used his higher education(M.Tech from Bangalore University) to cater to the demands of students living in remote areas. He has conceptualized the whole system of education and is working with all devotion and dedication every hour of the day and every minute of the hour.

A micro master in Business Management, IIM, Bangalore, Mr Prajesh knows the nuances of business arguably more than those who invest in education with an eye on return. It was his sheer quest to provide good career prospect to his juniors that gave Prajesh the drive to become a career counselor in the university of Singapore. His credential became impeccable after he did GOC from University of California, Los Angeles, US.

After he took retirement from his illustrious career in the Indian Air Force, he started Eduworldguide. It is a Government of Karnataka Certified and Registered establishment for providing educational services & guidance, admission and career counseling. It is a leading educational and career counselor that provides A to Z solutions in the field of admission and career counseling. His brainchild Eduworldguide is meant to cater to the education needs of the students of today with its Pan India presence.

Why Eduworldguide?

Eduworldguide is arguably the only institute that provides Educational Counselling, Goal Setting, Goal Alignment, Career Orientation, Career Proposition, Course and College Selection, Admission Counselling, Continuous Evaluations, etc. The students of today can not only pick Eduworldguide for taking admission in prestigious engineer medical, engineering and management institutes, but also for their career counseling and to know as to which course will be best suited given their academic background, job opportunities and their interests.

 Apart from these, Eduworld does also provide lucrative scholarships for the deserving students that prove to be of great help for shaping their career ahead. This institute has got the advantage of having Mr Prajesh as its patriarch who has known the best institutions in the world and its teaching materials first hand. If the opinions of the educationists of today are to be believed, Eduworld has all that an institute of repute should have. Given the concept on which it has been working and the level of education and international exposures that its mentors have got, there is no doubt this institute will become synonymous with excellence.


Arvind Jha Weds Runa Jha

Patna: Second son of Bibha Jha and scientist Gopal Jee Jha(late) Mr Arvind jha got engaged in Nuptial Knot with Runa Jha, a resident of Bettiah, West Champaran. Mr. Arvind is working in CID office, Ranchi, Government of Jharkhand while Runa Jha is a commerce graduate.

The day and date of the marriage was Sunday, 21st April, 2019. A number of august persons, along with the relatives and friends comprised the Barati of the bride and groom. At 12 O’clock in the morning, the Baratis started for Bettiyah in a cavalcade and reached there at about 5 pm. The Baratis were received at a famous hotel in Bettiah. In the evening, the entire cavalcade started to proceed to the bride’s house at Banu Chapad along with Bands in Pomp and Show. 

As the Barat Band approached near the house of the bride, large number of people had Gathered to Greet Groom and his family members, relatives and friends. “It was a spectacular spectacle indeed. Enthusiasm and elation  were sky-high, especially among the kids, namely Ekki, Subh, Swara, etc. The family members and friends of the bride were dancing in such exuberance as if they all are in 7th heaven. Even the groom himself could not contain their excitement. He too started dancing like a rock star”, said Sushmita Jha, sister of the groom and a famous competitive examinations’ teacher.

The Barats were then escorted to a hall that itself was bedecked like a bride. Soon after the Barats were made to relax, a host of respectable people approached the sister-in-law of the Bride, Mr. Ashish Jha, the writer and owner of this site to accompany them at a place adjacent to the venue. When he reached at that place, his feet were washed by a gentleman. It is a long tradition in marriage which is still being practised by the Maithil Brahmins. Mr Sanjeev Tiwari, ASM in a Multinational Company was also approached with the same request, to which he(though reluctantly) acceded to.

An IIT Post-Graduate and elder brother of Arvind Jha, Mr Pankaj Kumar Jha when contacted said, “It is quite heartening to see all my family members in unison. We all are very happy. We wish both bride and groom a happy and prosperous life ahead. The arrangement here is quite smooth. I appreciate the sense of hospitality of the people here. I am quite confident that the merger of two families will bring prosperity for both the families.”

Teacher of the prestigious St. Michael School and elder sister of Arvind Jha, the bride, Mrs. Amita Jha, better known as the intellectual face of the family said, “I could not have asked anything more. We are happy, the parents of the bride are happy, the people have thronged here just to see us, they all are happy. What could have been better than this? I have got good reasons to believe that the people of Bettiah will remember the marriage of my sibling”.

Sushmita Jha, noted teacher of Reasoning and Math and sister of the groom, was overwhelmed with emotions. When contacted, she said, “ I struggle for the apt word to describe my emotional upsurge. It is like a dream coming true. It is like the greatest gift the Almighty God has bestowed on us. It is amazing, it is eternal; it is like a thing of beauty that which will give us joy for ever. Thank you all of you for gracing the occasion.