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The Entrepreneur’s Workshop

With a view to help youngsters understand the fundamentals of starting their own business; Navhind Times Planet J’s The Entrepreneur’s Workshop was held on Sunday, February 8 at the Dempo House in Panaji. More than 82 teenagers in the age group of 14 to 20 participated in the half day workshop conducted by Jervis Pereira, Assistant Director of GCCI – I …

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Planet J’s Go Green Workshop on pot cultivation of vegetables and flowers

Planet J’s Go Green Workshop on pot cultivation of vegetables and flowers for students in the age group 12 to 16 years was held on Saturday, November 1. Forty one students from in and around Panaji, Margao, Mapusa, Revora and even Honda-Sattari, participated in the half-day workshop conducted by Miguel Braganza.   The workshop began with an introductory session on …

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The Student Editors’ Workshop

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 …

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Workshop on Hair & Makeup by Bina Punjani Hair Studio, Miramar

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.

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Planet J-ites get self defence savvy

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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Developing a positive personality with Amey Hegde

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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Origami workshop with Shivaram Narayanan

Origami Song

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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