Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal the Aam Aadmi Party Leader kicked off a bike rally which is led by a Bollywood actress Gul Panag. Well, this is one on May 13, in order to provide a groundswell and to boost the momentum for the party. To work with the Aam Aadmi Party over 200 volunteers have put their lives on hold.
Goa- Known for Its Beaches
Situated in the western part of the country, this smallest state is well-known for its exotic beaches, heritage architecture and places of worship. This state covers the major part of the Konkan region of India. Talking about the economic growth of Goa, then it has a very high GDP and is considered to be the richest state. To witness the beautiful sandy beaches and mesmerizing hills visitors from all over the world come to this state every year.
Lairai Jatra (11th APRIL)
Famous as one of the most popular festival of Goa, this fervour was celebrated in the honour of the Goddess Lairai. At the Shirgao Temple, there was a fire walking by Dhond which was the sight that people from different parts of the world came there to have a look for it. To prove their faith in the goddess, devotees walked across the hot coals and danced all-night around the bone fire.
Holy Spirit Feast (15th MAY)
At the Holy Spirit Church at Margao, fifty days after the Easter the feast of the Pentecost is celebrated with great enthusiasm. After the holy mass, a procession will take place where priests, laity and members of confraternity will wear red ceremonial robes. A large fair will gather around the church square.
Sand Sculpture Competition (29TH MAY)
This event is organized at the Colva Beach in order to highlight the World No Tobacco Day. It is based on the theme of Tobacco and its effects. Professional artists and students can take part in this event to show off their talent. The winners will be awarded the price money. There are total 13 prices in cash ranging from Rs. 1000 to Rs. 15000.
Sao Joao (24th JUNE)
Dedicated to St. John the Baptist, this festive celebration will take place on 24th June. It will be celebrated with grandeur ad gaiety which includes villagers jumping into the wells, streams and ponds. Well, it is going to be a major attraction for the tourists this year.
Goa Marathon 2016,
On May 13th, a Goa marathon was organized which was started from SAS Ground Campal Panji Goa to St Peters church Old Goa Road, back to Sag campal ground, Panjim, Goa, India. The slogan of the marathon was to run for Homes & Hopes. Many people participated in this event to safe and decent homes for families in need.
Political Affair of Goa
Numbers of political milestones have made this state play a vital role in the history of India. The history of Goa touches many important events which make this land stand among the well-known states of India. Take a look at the recent political events and news of Goa.
A Video Message by Arvind Kejriwal
It is said by Delhi, Chief Minister that now it is the time to change Goa. This message is given by him through a video message in which he convinces people to join his rally on 22nd May. With the target to repeat the history, AAP has started this rally to make Goa a corruption free state.
IRAJ-ICCSME (MAY 15th )
International Conference on Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering is going to be held in Goa which is organized by IRAJ to present the latest research and results of scientists related to Electrical & Electronics Engineering topics.
ISL Slapped Rs. 11 Crore Fine on FC, GOA
The Indian Super League Regulatory Commission slapped a Rs. 11 crore fine on FC Goa, banned its team owners and docked them 15 points for the 2016 season of the tournament. Well, this really a bad news for FSDL and they feel that it would be uncompetitive for the team to start their Hero ISL2016 season with a negative 15 points.
To strengthen your bond and to make you feel connected with your dear ones celebrate the spirit of friendship in Goa this season. Goan Friendship Delight is a group tour that is offering exciting 3 nights and 4 days campaign filled with fun, party, laughter and lots of moments that you can keep for lifelong.
Explore the Attractions of Goa
Goa has much more things to offer millions of tourists from every part of the world. Being popular as ‘Rome of East’, Goa has known for its rich cultural history. The events, political history, and culture of Goa caught the attention of people at local and global level.