Jeevanaputrika vow is the folk festival that fulfills the wishes of children for safety, health, longevity and prosperity. On the eighth day of the Krishna Paksha of Ashwin month Jeevaputrika is fasted. This fast is on 10 September Thursday. Women observe this fast to save their children from sufferings and fulfill their long-cherished desires. This fast is celebrated. In some places it is also known as Jitiya or Jiutia Vrat.