Category Archives: Goan Art

Goa to get its first Art, Fashion, Music and Lifestyle 3D Video Magazine

Goa is all set to get its own dedicated Art, Fashion & Lifestyle 3D Video Magazine and Portal.  India’s rapidly growing news and entertainment content portal IndyaNewz.com is gearing up to launch what will be India’s first online Art, Fashion & Lifestyle 3D Video Magazine. The portal will have a separate section dedicated to Goa, covering music, art […]

Goa’s ‘Chicken Cafreal’ sculpture at Australian exhibition

This is the third consecutive year that Kerkar’s work will be displayed at one of the most prestigious sculpture exhibition in the world. A sculpture by Goa-based artist Subodh Kerkar inspired by a popular chicken dish invented during the erstwhile Portuguese rule in the state has been selected for an exhibition in Australia. The ‘Sculpture […]

Goa churches get ready for mammoth restoration

Several churches across Goa are heading for a massive restoration, a job undertaken once in 50-60 years. The lifespan of interiors and antiquities in these churches built during Portuguese colonial rule in Goa, has entered a phase where they require huge upkeep. The restoration of wooden altars and gold-plated antiquities is mandated every 50-60 years, according to […]

Goa Festivals-Goa gets ready for Shigmo

A spectacular 14-day display of Goan Hindu ethnicity and mythology will be on show as the annual Shigmo parade held center-stage in Panjim, Goa. Attired in traditional costumes, various groups consisting of women and men dancers give vibrant performances of various dances. These are interspersed with small groups that move along the route with their […]

Mario Miranda’s favourite fort returns to life

Cartoonist Mario Miranda, who had brought to life the Reis Magos Fort in a sketch, could not live long enough to see his favourite structure restored to its former glory.People missed Miranda at the inauguration of the 513-year-old riverside fort Tuesday since it was he who first gave the idea of restoring it.Miranda, who passed […]