Posts Tagged: Goa

Christina Fernandes, understanding Catholicism in Goa … through pics and text

Photo-journalist Christina Fernandes is German and married to a Goan. She found her in-laws culture interesting enough to work on a photo-suffused book titled Passion in Paradise: Modern Day Catholicism in Goa (2012, Goa,1556 ISBN 978-93-80739-46-5). In it, she attempts

Christina Fernandes, understanding Catholicism in Goa … through pics and text

Photo-journalist Christina Fernandes is German and married to a Goan. She found her in-laws culture interesting enough to work on a photo-suffused book titled Passion in Paradise: Modern Day Catholicism in Goa (2012, Goa,1556 ISBN 978-93-80739-46-5). In it, she attempts

A Goan Village… in Nagpur

By Brig Ian da Costa (Retd) brigiandcosta@gmail.com From the Diary of an Infantryman The Nagpur Goan community in those days (1940s) was small but well knit and spirited.  The Goan community consisted of a happy lot of people, whose world revolved

A Goan Village… in Nagpur

By Brig Ian da Costa (Retd) brigiandcosta@gmail.com From the Diary of an Infantryman The Nagpur Goan community in those days (1940s) was small but well knit and spirited.  The Goan community consisted of a happy lot of people, whose world revolved

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Jenna bhata vikunn sompli

A Konkani poem by Ramesh Ghadi Vikunn vikunn Jenna sogli bhata vikun sompli.. Buildingechi binya thodi xetant vhoron ompli…Thodiach tempant xetant zaale buildingeche raan … Pois deshak udon guelem koguliche gayan ..Kaapun kaapun aami sogli dongor- raana kaapli Thodi buildingeni

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Jenna bhata vikunn sompli

A Konkani poem by Ramesh Ghadi Vikunn vikunn Jenna sogli bhata vikun sompli.. Buildingechi binya thodi xetant vhoron ompli…Thodiach tempant xetant zaale buildingeche raan … Pois deshak udon guelem koguliche gayan ..Kaapun kaapun aami sogli dongor- raana kaapli Thodi buildingeni

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Thinking of books, in Goa

[Frederick Noronha[ Another edition of Publishing Next is over. Two things are surprising about the event.  Firstly, how well appreciated it is by professionals from across the country (and a few from beyond international borders too).  And secondly, how little known

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Thinking of books, in Goa

[Frederick Noronha[ Another edition of Publishing Next is over. Two things are surprising about the event.  Firstly, how well appreciated it is by professionals from across the country (and a few from beyond international borders too).  And secondly, how little known

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New from Goa,1556: The General Is Up… Goa Found and Imagined… Mirrored Reflections

Soon reaching a bookshop near you (in Goa) or available via mail-order worldwide: THE GENERAL IS UP a novel by Peter Nazareth. Nazareth traces his roots to Moira (Goa), Singapore, East Africa and is now a Professor at Iowa (US).

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New from Goa,1556: The General Is Up… Goa Found and Imagined… Mirrored Reflections

Soon reaching a bookshop near you (in Goa) or available via mail-order worldwide: THE GENERAL IS UP a novel by Peter Nazareth. Nazareth traces his roots to Moira (Goa), Singapore, East Africa and is now a Professor at Iowa (US).

/ Goa

CHINCHINIM: A village library with potential… and challenges

Special to Goanet, from Nelson Lopes Chinchinim nellopes25@gmail.com Dr Alvaro de Loyola Furtado tried in vain to have a library at Chinchinim.  The credit for launching the present Government Library, started in 1983, goes to senior education department official S.V.

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CHINCHINIM: A village library with potential… and challenges

Special to Goanet, from Nelson Lopes Chinchinim nellopes25@gmail.com Dr Alvaro de Loyola Furtado tried in vain to have a library at Chinchinim.  The credit for launching the present Government Library, started in 1983, goes to senior education department official S.V.

A bibliography of Goan books... in Portuguese

The printed page from the Goa of another era

Dicionario de Literatura Goesa (A-Z)  Volume IV Aleixo Manuel da Costa Fundacao Oriente | Broadway 2013. Pp 162. Hb. Rs 350 ISBN 978-93-80837-56-7 –Three volumes of this book have come out earlier. In our times, the work is likely to

A bibliography of Goan books... in Portuguese

The printed page from the Goa of another era

Dicionario de Literatura Goesa (A-Z)  Volume IV Aleixo Manuel da Costa Fundacao Oriente | Broadway 2013. Pp 162. Hb. Rs 350 ISBN 978-93-80837-56-7 –Three volumes of this book have come out earlier. In our times, the work is likely to