MARGAO: The commercial city of Margao was soaked in a festive mood as the 102ndDindi celebration began at various places. The famous Dindi celebration of Shri Hari Mandir Devasthan commenced with a palanquin procession of Vithal Rakhumai, which was led by Shri Bogdeshwar Dindi troupe, Vasco and Varkari Bhajani Mandal. The procession passed through MMC, Abade Faria road, Shri Rama Mandir and Shri Damodar Saal.Read More »
‘Dance Goa Dance …live ur Dreamz’ engineered by the Snaden Shawn Dance Academy was recently held during the weekend at Kala Academy, Panaji.Read More »
By RAMESH SAVAIKAR | NT NETWORK
The Hindu festival of Tripurari Pournima also called Kartiki Pournima or Dev Diwali or Dev Deepawali is the gods’ festival of lights. This year the festival will be celebrated on November 10.
In the Catholic diary, the month of October is dedicated to the Rosary. Throughout this month Catholics gather together and pray the Rosary daily. On the last day of this month i.e on 31st October, the parishioners of Our Lady of Rosary Church, Fatorda, Margao in a unique manner paid homage to Our Lady.Read More »
By Samir Khan
Worship, according to Islam, is a means of purifying man’s soul. The basis of worship is the fact that human beings are creatures and thus servants of God, their Creator and their Lord, to whom they are destined to return.
By Tina Ann deSouza
The one place that is frequently visited the whole year round is the local market. Be it for any errand, meeting, groceries, shopping or simply browsing, one can’t avoid the heat, dust, chaos and hustle bustle of a noisy market.
By Willy Goes
Alfi Art Productions staged ‘Panchanama’, a pulsating tiatr at the 37th Tiatr Competition at Kala Academy recently. Written and directed by tiatr competition veteran, Alfredo Fernandes the performance was energetic with equally animated and well composed kantaram.
Designer Wendell Rodricks hosted the Blenders Pride Magical Nights with Neha Dhupia recently at a starred city resort.Read More »
By Wily Goes
‘Divo’ was staged at Kala Academy at the ongoing 37th Tiatr competition. The story was about a family of Thomson (Charlie Fernandes), who is jobless, but has a girlfriend Tina (Catrin Gomes).
BY RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK
The very mention of Zeenat Aman conjures colourful images of various characters she enacted in Hindi films during the 1970s, all of which epitomised what she represented on the silver screen - A sex symbol and a fashion icon, having become the first lead actress to do so in Bollywood.