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Art and Culture
Governor extends greetings on ID-E-MILAD

Governor extends greetings on ID-E-MILAD

Panaji: Governor of Goa Shri Satya Pal Malik has extended greetings to the people of Goa and especially to Muslim Community on the occasion of  Id-e-Milad. On occasion of the birthday of Prophet Mohammad, Governor…

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Goan Team represented India –at World Level Dance Championship in 2020

Goan Team represented India –at World Level Dance Championship in 2020

Nirbhay Bhav Academy of Performing Arts a performing group of 20 members from Goa is the only group from India won Gold Medal at Indo Nepal International Dance Sports Championship in the category of Indian…

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Narakasur slaying spirit to take a hit due to rains

Narakasur slaying spirit to take a hit due to rains

Panaji: The annual practice of slaying Narakasur ahead of Diwali has taken a major hit. With the rains hitting the state, the youth have not been able to complete the effigies of the demon. Even…

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Mata Ki Chowki at Porvorim on October 6

Mata Ki Chowki at Porvorim on October 6

Panaji: Goa Punjabi Association has organised “Mata Ki Chowki” on Sunday, October 6 at Datta Mandir, Near Succoro Garden, Porvorim. Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant would be the chief guest for the event while Ports…

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No decision yet to demolish Kala Academy- Govt informs HC

No decision yet to demolish Kala Academy- Govt informs HC

Panaji: State Government today informed Bombay High Court at Goa that no decision has been taken with regards to demolition of Kala Academy. In its submission, State, however, informed that parts of the structure is…

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Permanent Art Gallary for artists on card 

Permanent Art Gallary for artists on card 

Panaji: Minister for Art and Culture Govind Gawade today said that state government is mulling to set up permanent Art Gallery in the State which will provide platform and good atmosphere to artist from all…

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Dr Ramani to be honoured with Gomant Vibhushan on Sept 28

Dr Ramani to be honoured with Gomant Vibhushan on Sept 28

Panaji: Renowned doctor Premanand Ramni will be honoured with Goa’s highest Civilian Award ‘Goamant Vibhushan’ on Saturday, Sept 28. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant will confer the to Dr Ramani, for his great contribution in the…

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Kala Academy Black Box to be named after Late Vishnu Wagh

Kala Academy Black Box to be named after Late Vishnu Wagh

Panaji: Minister for Art and Culture Govind Gaude today announced that Black Box at Kala Academy will be named after renowned poet late Vishnu Surya Wagh, acknowledging his huge contribution towards Goan literature and Culture. Gaude was…

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It’s not just Sao Joao, Goa has other monsoon festivals too

It’s not just Sao Joao, Goa has other monsoon festivals too

Panaji: Sao Joao may be one of the most revered festival in Goa. But it is not the only. There are few more. (Courtesy: The Better India Magazine) Sangodd Festival A festival celebrated very keenly…

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For those who don’t know what is Sao Joao

For those who don’t know what is Sao Joao

Goa: Sao Joao or São João is a Catholic festival celebrated in Goa in an unusual manner, with devotees leaping into, and swimming in, domestic drinking water wells, as a form of tribute to St. John the Baptist. It is…