Category: Art and Culture

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    Stop being blind bhakts, there are options in socio-political-culturally rich Goa: Vijai Sardesai

    Stop being blind bhakts, there are options in socio-political-culturally rich Goa: Vijai Sardesai

    Fatorda: Goa Forward Party Chief Vijai Sardesai on Sunday appealed the Goan youth, specially those at Goa Yuva Mahotsav, to stop being “blind bhakts.” Sardesai took on to twitter after addressing the valedictory function of…

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    Carnival Float Parade from Feb 22-25

    Carnival Float Parade from Feb 22-25

    Panaji: The annual Carnival Float Parade will be held in the State from February 22 to 25. The decision was taken during a meeting chaired by Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Tourism Manohar Ajgaonkar. The…

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    Panaji Carnival on Feb 22

    Panaji Carnival on Feb 22

    Panaji: The traditional Carnival float parade in Panaji will be held on February 22. CCP carnival committee held its meeting today under chairmanship of Mayor Uday Madkaikar. The meeting decided to have ‘plastic free’ parade.…

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    Pocket museum, ethnographic encyclopadia and much more, thanks to Victor Hugo Gomes –  Rupesh Samant

    Pocket museum, ethnographic encyclopadia and much more, thanks to Victor Hugo Gomes – Rupesh Samant

    Benaulim: In an important development on the heritage conservation front, Goa will soon have its own pocket museum, ethnographic encyclopedia and miniature museums depicting the rich era of the coastal state. State-based curator Victor Hugo…

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    Progressive Front of Goa defers its decision to agitate on New Year eve

    Progressive Front of Goa defers its decision to agitate on New Year eve

    Panaji:  An umbrella organization of the political parties and NGOs protesting against Goa government’s alleged failure to protect Mahadayi river from being diverted by Karnataka, on Tuesday evening withdrew their threat to disrupt New Year…

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    Goa ushers in Christmas festivities

    Goa ushers in Christmas festivities

    Panaji:  With the peeling of bells at various Churches, the faithful ushered in the Christmas festivities across the State on Tuesday night. Goa has more than 27 per cent of its population following Catholic faith.…

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    Don’t miss these things during Serendipity Art Festival on December 15

    Don’t miss these things during Serendipity Art Festival on December 15

    Panaji: Serendipity Art Festival would be held in and around Panaji. Don’t miss these events on December 15. Venue: ADIL SHAH PALACE Image Journeys: The Conquest of the World as Picture. Curated by Dr. Jyotindra…

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    Applications invited for handicraft, food stalls for Lokotsav- 2019

    Applications invited for handicraft, food stalls for Lokotsav- 2019

    Directorate of  Art and Culture, in association with West Zone Cultural  Centre, Udaipur, Kala Academy – Goa and other Government agencies will be organizing annual National Folk Festival Lokotsav 2020 from January 10 to January 19,…

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    Thousands attend the masses during the feast of St Francis Xavier

    Thousands attend the masses during the feast of St Francis Xavier

    Old Goa: Thousands including Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, his cabinet colleagues, legislators from the opposition and others attended the feast masses at Old Goa on Tuesday. The feast of St Francis Xavier, who is considered…

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    Goa University choir to perform at NCPA’s 50th Anniversary celebrations in Mumbai

    Goa University choir to perform at NCPA’s 50th Anniversary celebrations in Mumbai

    Panaji:  The Goa University Choir is all set to enthrall audience at the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in Mumbai tomorrow, November 28th, 2019 at the Opening gala concert for the golden jubilee celebration of the NCPA. The choir will be…