Saturday , 16 February 2019

PJ Events

Planning a trip with Planet J and Ramchandra

Maria Fernandes | NT KURIOCITY ‘Travel cheap’, The Navhind Times Planet J’s workshop on making travel affordable and organised was held on February 10 at Dempo House, Panaji. The workshop aimed at highlighting the importance of the need for travel and educating participants on how to plan a budget around the world trip. The three elements to travel – theme ... Read More »

Managing stress through Satya meditation

Maria Fernandes | NT   On January 13, The Navhind Times organised a meditation workshop titled, ‘Stress management through Satya Meditation’ at Dempo House, Panaji. The resource person was Villy Doctor, a leading luminary in the field of meditation and founder of Mumbai-based Satyavati Spiritual Foundation. Please like & share: Read More »

Zestfully glamorous with Neomi

Maria Fernandes|NT The Navhind Times Zest workshop with Neomi Barneto was held on Sunday, December 16 at Dempo House, Panaji. Open to those above the age of 16, the 80 participants included lawyers, homemakers, businesswomen, doctors, beauticians, accountants and college students. The half-day session aimed at giving participants tips on different types of hair styles and make-up besides covering the ... Read More »

Sharada Mandir School wins The Navhind Times School Quiz 2018

Maria Fernandes | NT Kuriocity The Navhind Times School Quiz, an all Goa competition for students up to class 10 was conducted by The Navhind Times in association with Deccan Fine Chemicals (India) Private Limited for the seventh successive year. The 12 talukas of Goa for the purpose of the competition were divided into four zones – Zone 1 – ... Read More »

Exploring the ways into creative writing

Maria Fernandes | NT Kuriocity The Navhind Times Creative Writing workshop was held on November 25 at Dempo House, Panaji. Jessica Faleiro, author of ‘Afterlife’ (2012) and ‘The Delicate Balance of Little Lives’ (2018) was the resource person for the half-day workshop. Open to those above the age of 14 years, the workshop aimed at helping beginners and improvers learn ... Read More »

Spell-Bee 2018 starts with a bang

Maria Fernandes | NT Kuriocity In a bid to enable school students to test and improve their spelling skills and cultivate a healthy competitive spirit, The Navhind Times in partnership with the event management department of S S Dempo College of Commerce and Economics organised Spell-Bee 2018. To ensure everyone who was interested got an opportunity to participate, applications were ... Read More »

Eating mindfully with Zest

Maria Fernandes | NT To understand the role of food, traditional diet, body type, etc, the Navhind Times Zest organised a workshop, ‘Mindful Eating through Ayurveda’, on Sunday, September 2. Conducted by professor and head of department, Gomantak Ayurved Mahavidyalaya and Research Centre, Shiroda, Neelesh Korde; the 2-hour workshop was open to those above the age of 16 and was ... Read More »

Acing the interview with Planet J

Maria Fernandes|NT Kuriocity Planet J in its continued mission of bringing value to its readers organised a workshop on interview facing skills on August 5 at Dempo House, Panaji. Open to the age group of 16 to 23 years, the workshop aimed at giving participants some important tips on answering an interview, first impressions and standard questions asked, besides other ... Read More »

Cooling off with carved fruits and vegetables

Maria Fernandes | NT KURIOCITY Despite the oppressive heat, 52 students along with teachers and a few parents attended The Navhind Times Planet J workshop on April 14 at the Agnel Institute of Food Craft and Culinary Sciences in Verna. The three-hour workshop aimed at giving youngsters tips on how to create edible art from simple vegetables and fruits. Conducted ... Read More »

A Sunday for Fado

  Maria Fernandes|NT The Navhind Times Fado workshop with fadista Sonia Shirsat was held on Sunday, March 18 at Dempo house. The 3-hour workshop aimed at introducing the participants to the traditional Portuguese music genre and art form that can be traced back to the early 1800s and which has been a part of Goa’s art and music for over ... Read More »