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Befriending a foreign land

Strange country, strange customs, stranger people! It is a whole lot of new experiences for the outsider studying here, writes Shoma Patnaik as she speaks to members of the Afghani student community in Goa.

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Deolinda enthrals Goa

The concert opened with a fusion performance by the popular duo, Pravin Gaonkar who is an Indian classical vocalist and the much loved Goan fadista Sonia Sirsat along with their troupes.

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Reflecting the interconnectedness of life through painting

By NAGUESH RAO SARDESSAI
Salvador Fernandes, a self-taught artist, has come back with an interesting body of work titled ‘Syncropated Interplay.’ He seemed to have taken a self imposed break from exhibiting his creations independently even though one could see his works in organised group shows on and off.

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The Classical Guitar

By Devang Mehta
The first time my teacher Dilip Arondekar from Vasco performed finger style guitar for me, I was swept off my feet.

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Ishaan Shetye Born to blossom

Maria Fernandes
“My earliest memory of taking part in a competition was when I was in kindergarten. It was a fancy dress and I was dressed as Lal Bahadur Shastri”, says Ishaan Shetye with a smile, as he recalls his first competition.

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Diwali

Diwali is the festival of lights. It follows the burning of the Narkasur effigy,symbolically suggesting the incineration of evil qualities that the mythical demon symbolizes.

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Light the lamp of knowledge

by Suhail & Tarika Kiran, sonarbhatt, saligao
In all our excitement and celebration about Diwali, we did not have time to think how this fun-filled festival affects our lives, our beautiful Goa and our wonderful planet Earth.  

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Did you know?

Deepavali has some significance for Jains and Sikhs too. Jains believe that this is the day Mahavira the last of the Jain Tirthankar of this era, attained Nirvana or Moksha at Pavapuri, in 527 BC, on Chaturdashi of Kartika.

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Book Read

There are some books which are just brilliant in themselves and do not need a review. Mister God, This is Anna is one such book. A book that will make you laugh, cry and make you think, rather rethink, all that you think!

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