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Art and Culture
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…

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Viva Sao Joao, people jump in wells, swimming pools to celebrate

Viva Sao Joao, people jump in wells, swimming pools to celebrate

Goa: Goa ushered in one of its unique festival – Sao Joao with revelers jumping in the wells since morning to commemorate the day in the name of St John de Baptista. The monsoons have…

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Once again Bay15 gets set for hosting memorable, wet, traditional Sao Joao

Once again Bay15 gets set for hosting memorable, wet, traditional Sao Joao

Panaji: Elusive Night life, Funky Heads and Bay15, welcomes you to celebrate, “The Leap of Joy- SAO JOAO”,   Feast of St John, the Baptist at Bay15, Odxel , Bambolim – Goa on 24th June ,…

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Father of Art of Mime Niranjan Goswami to train students in August

Father of Art of Mime Niranjan Goswami to train students in August

Panaji: ‘Taleem Theatre and Films’ is an organisation dedicatedly working towards promotion of Art and Culture in India. Our aim is to engage our audience with universal stories that speak to the human experience and…

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Digital detoxification through Goa’s festivals, to begin with it’s ‘Mudasachem Fest’

Digital detoxification through Goa’s festivals, to begin with it’s ‘Mudasachem Fest’

Panaji: NV Eco Farms located at Kiralapal in Sanguem taluka hosted Goa’s one of the most unique event ‘Mudasachem Fest’ which was a sort of digital detoxification for the young and elder generation alike. The…

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Overwhelming response for The Goa Heritage Festival 2019 at Fatorda, Margao

Overwhelming response for The Goa Heritage Festival 2019 at Fatorda, Margao

Panjim: The Goa Heritage Festival 2019  commenced  amidst  much funfair  and  enthusiasm  at the Opinion Poll Square Fatorda,Margao. The  festival was inaugurated on Thursday  evening at the hands of  Mr. Parimal Rai, IAS, Hon‘ble  Chief…

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Goa Heritage Festival kicks off at Fatorda

Goa Heritage Festival kicks off at Fatorda

MARGAO: The first edition of prestigious Goa Heritage Festival, began at the Opinion Poll square at Ravindra Bhavan in Fatorda on Thursday. The festival was inaugurated by Chief Secretary Parimal Rai, IAS. Commissioner and Secretary…