NGO UDANT INVITES INSPIRING STORIES WRITTEN BY WOMEN
PANAJI NGO Udant has invited inspiring stories, poems of celebration and real-life reminders of triumph, humour, hurt, shock, anger, remembrance and questions; written by women from all walks of life. The best entries will be published and awarded at the Women’s Day celebrations on March 8. Entries can be sent to email@example.com . For further details contact 9527452600/ 9527462600READ more..
GHUMOT WILL BE DECLARED AS GOA’S HERITAGE MUSICAL INSTRUMENT: GOVIND GAUDE
PANAJI Used in folk and traditional Goan music, Ghumot will soon be notified as a “heritage instrument of Goa”, Art and Culture Minister Govind Gaude told reporters on Monday. “We will declare Ghumot as Goa’s heritage musical instrument in a few days,” he said. The musical instrument is designed as a clay pot, with the skin of the monitor lizard stretched taut…READ more..
CALANGUTE MLA MICHAEL LOBO FELICITATED AT YUVA GARJANA 2019
MAYEM Yuva Gomantak Dal from Mayem had organized a Youth festival called ‘Yuva Garjana 2019’ on February 2- 3. Deputy Speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo was felicitated as youth icon of Goa. Addressing youngsters at the festival, Michael said that youth power is the biggest among all and it has to be channelized in the right way. Various groups from all…READ more..
MOVING BETWEEN THE LINES- WORKSHOP WITH SANJUKTA WAGH FEB 5 AT SUNAPARANTA
PANAJI Sunaparanta in association with beej has announced `Moving Between the Lines’ –Kabir’s verses explored in Breath, Song and Movement with Sanjukta Wagh on February 5, 2019, 4 pm to 7 pm. Supported by Fundacao Oriente this immersive session is designed for dancers, artists, theatre practitioners and anyone interested in performance art, to journey into the world of Kabir’s philosophy of…READ more..
SWABHIMAAN- GOA POLICE AWARDS TO BE HELD TODAY
PANAJI The annual Goa Police Award Ceremony- Swabhimaan 2019 will be held today at Kala Academy, Panaji, from 6:30 PM onwards. Goa Governor Mridula Sinha will be the chief guest for the function while Minister for Art & Culture Govind Gaude will be the guest of honour. This is non-ticketed event and entry will be on first come first serve basis. The…READ more..
‘ESSENCE OF POSITIVE LIVING’: MUSICAL EVENING WITH A DIFFERENCE
“Giving is not just about making a donation, it is about making a difference” – Kathy Calvin. As stated in the above quote, one has much more to give than materialistic or monetary contributions. At NGO Udant( A Sanskrit word, translating to “Correct Message”) aims to reach out to a class of society that has for long been pushed…READ more..
MAPUSA’S BODGESHWAR JATRA COMMENCES
MAPUSA Goa’s favourite ‘Bodgeshwar Jatra’ has commenced at Mapusa on Sunday, January 20. The temple is celebrating its 84th year of the feast. Goans, as well as people from neighboring states, visit this temple’s feast in large numbers.READ more..
NGO UDANT TO ORGANISE MUSICAL EVENING ON JANUARY 19
PANAJI NGO Udant will be organising a musical evening in aid of less fortunate children on Saturday, January 19, at A Estrela, St. Cruz, from 6 PM onwards. For booings contact Anita (952762600)READ more..
SURESH AMONKAR APPOINTED AS KONKANI ACADEMY PRESIDENT
PANAJI After constant demand by Konkani activists, the Goa Government has appointed Suresh Gundu Amonkar as the president of Goa Konkani Academy. Amonkar has served as the chairman of Goa Higher Secondary Board and has also been honoured with Padma Shri award in 2009 for his work by the Government of India.READ more..
CARNIVAL FESTIVITIES TO BEGIN FROM MARCH 2: TOURISM MINISTER
PANAJI Tourism minister Manohar Azgaonkar today informed that the Goa Carnival festivities will commence in the state from March 2 onwards. Azgaonkar also said that after an unimpressive response from the tourists during Christmas and New Year celebrations, the tourism department is expecting better influx during the carnival. The float parades will begin from Panaji on March 2, he said.READ more..