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Devotee lines up to pray St.Francis Xavier at Old Goa Church

    Thousands of devotees were in line to have look and take blessings of Goencho Saib at Se Cathedral Church at Old Goa. The body will be remain to Basilica for next ten years. Arch Bishop Filip Neri Ferrao conducted the religious ceremony in the presence of other priests. Forty four days exposition come […]

Goa Navratri is celebrated with Garba at Mahalaxmi Temple at Panaji

All the Goans are playing Garba Dance on the occasion of Navratri Festival celebrated at Goa.        

Happy Navratri

Goa Blog and its team wishes you all ”HAPPY NAVRATRI” May Godess Durga Bless You All. DURGA MANTRA OM KAATYAAYANYAI VIDMAHE KANYAAKUMAARYAI DHIIMAHI TANNO DURGAA PRACODAYAAT OM GIRIJAAYAI VIDMAHE SHIVAPRIYAAYAI DHIIMAHI TANNO DURGAA PRACHODAYAAT Om Aim Hrim Klim Chamundayei Vichce  

Goa turns focus on Festival Tourism

As part of its strategy to develop Goa as a year-round tourist destination, Goa Tourism has decided to focus on Festival Tourism and is packaging and promoting the various festivals as major tourism events. Dilip Parulekar, Minister for Tourism, Woman & Child Development, Government of Goa along with Nikhil Desai, Director Tourism, Government of Goa […]

Bonderam festival to be celebrated on Aug 24, 2013 on Divar Island in Goa

This year Goa’s Bonderam festival will be celebrated on August 24 at Divar Island in the state, stated a release. The annual festival is celebrated on the fourth Saturday of August. Dilip Parulekar, Minister for Tourism, Woman & Child Development, Government of Goa, said, “We are happy to promote this annual festival on the Divar […]