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Masci’s Corner – Rosemary Baby

Chef Manjit of Holidays Inn Recommends
Myth or Fact…Rosemary was frequently associated with love and romance. It was woven into garlands worn by Greek students as it was believed to strengthen memory. The herb has holy connotations to Christians too who believe that the Virgin Mary once draped her cloak over a Rosemary bush, transforming the blossoms from white to blue.

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Let Konkani be the unifying force for Goans: Damodar Mauzo

POINGUINNIM: A book on tiatr titled ‘Teag’, written by Mr Ramesh B Komarpant was recently released at the hands of Damodar Mauzo, who was the chief guest on the occasion. The function was presided over by Goa Konkani Academy vice-president, Mr Vincy Quadros. Others present on the occasion were vice-president of Ravindra Bhavan, Margao, Mr Shridhar Kamat, Mr kamlakar Mhalshi and a host of other dignitaries.

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Heritage Jazz all set to launch website

The greatest joy is to give, something that is sometimes difficult to fathom. But when you see Mother Theresa, Mahatma Gandhi or people like that, the deepest conviction in all of them is about giving of them to others.

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Healing of self by self

Many of us suffer from mental disorders due to distress, delusion and hallucination, fear, guilt, etc.  Since we do not know how to deal with it we tend to suppress and ignore them.

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Abhivyaktee presents Kālidāsa Pratibhonmeshah

Abhivyaktee, a theatre group from Panaji released its souvenir-Kalidasa Pratibhonmeshah on the eve of Ashadh Shuddha Pratipada, which is celebrated as ‘Kalidasa Day' all over.

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Appreciating cinema

Gone are the days when watching a film was just pastime or weekend getaway. A new trend sees film buffs coming together to analyse, discuss and dissect films on a public platform.

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Keeping a tradition alive

BY ERWIN FONSECA | NT NETWORK

 With ‘Chovoth’ drawing near artisans have got busy making Ganesh idols.

Take for example Jayant Natekar from Khorlim or the 90-year-old Sonu Natekar from Mapusa. Except for the painting Sonu has almost completed work on the idols of the ‘Naag’ that will be worshipped for Nagpanchami.

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Ahhh Feijoada!!!!

Sunita Rodricks of Ahh Goa recommends…

Feijoadais a typical Portuguese dish…a stew. It is also typical of other former Portuguese colonies Brazil, Angola and even Goa. In Brazil feijoada is considered the national dish, which was brought to South America by the Portuguese, based in ancient Feijoada recipes from the Portuguese regions of Beira, Estremadura and Tras-os-Montes.

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Zonal women’s bhajan competition for Vasco centre held

VASCO: The zonal women’s bhajan competition for Vasco centre, organised in association with Kala Academy and Kala Bharati, Goa was kicked off on Tuesday afternoon at Shree Vidhyadhiraj Bhavan at Vasco.

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