The Advanced Photography Workshop organized by The Navhind Times’ Planet J was held on Sunday, September 28 at the Dempo House, Panaji. Fifty students in the age group of 17-21 participated in the half-day workshop which was conducted by Prasad Pankar. “Change the way you look at the world and learn how to see creatively,” said Pankar as he commenced ... Read More »
The Student Editors’ Workshop organized by The Navhind Times’ Planet J was held on Sunday, August 24 at the Dempo House, Panaji. Forty students in the age group of 14-16 participated in the half-day workshop which was conducted by Patricia Pereira Sethi. Sethi commenced the workshop by giving the participants a very simple and basic formula for writing well, Inspiration ... Read More »
On April 29 Dempo House in Panaji was abuzz with higher than usual activity in the morning as about a hundred very excited girls made their way to the fifth floor hall to attend 'Mane Attraction', a workshop on hair and makeup, by the team from Bina Punjani Hair Studio (BPHS), Miramar, organised by The Navhind Times.Read More »
A workshop on Krav Maga, the Israeli self defence and combat system, was organised by Planet J on November 13 at Dempo House, Panaji and November 14 at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The workshop was open to children in the age group of 11 to 17 years and was conducted by Elroy Vaz, a certified Trainer and his team. Besides defence, participants were also taught how to avoid attacks and of course various techniques to handle multiple attackers. There were practical sessions which had all the children on the floor, learning and having a great deal of fun.
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In today’s time and day, gratitude, thankfulness, gratefulness, appreciation or whatever you may call it, for all the benefits and blessings in our life; is sadly missing . Most of us take what we have for granted and what we do not have, we complain about incessantly.
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Take a piece of paper
And get into the fold,
Origami is for the young
And the old.
Chorus: Mountain fold Valley fold
Petal fold. Squash! ! !
Sink fold. Reverse fold.
Oh my gosh ! !
Ori means to fold,
And Kami means paper
Take up origami
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An exclusive workshop on Etiquette was organised by The Navhind Times-Planet J on Sunday, February 24, 2013, at Dempo House, Panaji. Conducted by Mrs Jean Rodrigues, an eminent expert on etiquette whose name is synonymous with class and style, the workshop was attended by girls in 13-16 age group. Due to the overwhelming response, twenty two lucky girls were chosen instead of the originally planned twenty. The objective of the three hour workshop was teaching the nuances of deportment, social graces, dressing, communication, personal grooming and dining etiquette to the future ladies of society.
Waste Wise, Workshop 1 on ' Waste Management' was organized by Planet J and conducted by TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) on June 30, 2012 at Dempo House, Panaji. Children in the age group of 12-16 years, from schools all over Goa participated in this very informative workshop.Read More »
Did you know that the present Main Post Office is located in a square known as the Tobacco Square and the arched house opposite the GPO called the ‘Casa Moeda’, was used by the Portuguese government to mint its currency for a short period from 1834 to 1841?