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Go Goa 365 Days<br />Group Members<br />Pankaj Joshi<br />Pavan Karwa<br />Rashmi Navaghane<br />Yogesh Kedar<br />
Goa – Geographical Boundaries<br />North by Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra<br />West by the Arabian sea <br />South by...
                    History of Goa<br /><ul><li>Vasco de Gama reached India on 18 May1498
Portuguese language, and culture
The legacy of the values and ideals of Christianity in the Orient and Goa.
Natural harbors and wide rivers
St. Francis Xavier arrived in 1542
Goa got Independence  on 12th December 1961</li></li></ul><li>Religions<br />“Sarva Dharma Sama Bhava” (Equal Respect for ...
Hinduism
Islam</li></li></ul><li>         Goa People<br /><ul><li>Exudes charm and warmth
Friendly and happy-go-lucky people
Goan people
“Siesta”
Liberal thinking
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  1. 1. Go Goa 365 Days<br />Group Members<br />Pankaj Joshi<br />Pavan Karwa<br />Rashmi Navaghane<br />Yogesh Kedar<br />
  2. 2. Goa – Geographical Boundaries<br />North by Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra<br />West by the Arabian sea <br />South by Karwar district of Karnataka state<br />East by Belgaum district of Karnataka state <br />The state capital is Panaji, in Ilhas taluka in North Goa<br />
  3. 3. History of Goa<br /><ul><li>Vasco de Gama reached India on 18 May1498
  4. 4. Portuguese language, and culture
  5. 5. The legacy of the values and ideals of Christianity in the Orient and Goa.
  6. 6. Natural harbors and wide rivers
  7. 7. St. Francis Xavier arrived in 1542
  8. 8. Goa got Independence on 12th December 1961</li></li></ul><li>Religions<br />“Sarva Dharma Sama Bhava” (Equal Respect for All Religions)<br /><ul><li>Christianity (Roman Catholics)
  9. 9. Hinduism
  10. 10. Islam</li></li></ul><li> Goa People<br /><ul><li>Exudes charm and warmth
  11. 11. Friendly and happy-go-lucky people
  12. 12. Goan people
  13. 13. “Siesta”
  14. 14. Liberal thinking
  15. 15. Dedicated workers who take their jobs seriously</li></li></ul><li>Festivals In Goa<br />International Film Festival :In the month of Oct.<br />Goan Carnival :Celebrated in December<br />Christmas : 25th December due to large number of Catholics in the state<br />New Year : 31 St December is celebrated with big parties to welcome it with happiness.<br />Mahashivrathri : Jan/ Feb ,Celebrated in honor of lord Shiva by the Hindus in major Shivji Temples.<br />Fest of St Xavier : 3rd December , Celebrated in old Goa<br />
  16. 16. Delicious Goan Platter<br />Rice and Fish curry<br />Goan Cuisine<br />Coconut and coconut oil<br />Chili peppers, spices and vinegar<br />Pork dishes such as Vindaloo, Xacuti and Sorpotel<br />Goan vegetable stew, known as Khatkhate<br />A rich egg-based multi-layered sweet dish known as bebinca<br />Alcoholic beverage in Goa is feni<br />
  17. 17. Five Famous Personalities<br />Dinanath Mangeshkar – Famous musician<br />Lata Mangeshkar –<br /> Nightingale of India<br />Varsha Usgaonkar- Renowned Maharashtrian Actress<br />
  18. 18. Cont’d<br />Digambar Kamat- Current Chief Minister of Goa<br />Leander Peas – Tennis Player <br /> Bronze medal winner in Olympics <br />
  19. 19. Language widely accepted <br />The Konkani language is the most widely spoken mother tongue<br />Devanāgarī: कोंकणी<br />1. Thank you - Dio boray koroonc<br />2. Please - Upkar koroonc<br />3 .Sorry - Maaf kor<br />4.Hello/good morning/ good evening - Dio boro dis dium <br />5.Good night - Dio bori raat dium<br />
  20. 20. Work Culture<br />Tourism is Goa's primary industry<br />It handles 12% of all foreign tourist arrivals in India<br />Rice is the main agricultural crop, followed by areca, cashew and coconut.<br />The fishing industry provides employment for about forty thousand people<br />Zuari Industries (2005 gross income Rs.36,302 million) and Sesa Goa (2005 gross income Rs.17,265 million)<br />Goa is also notable for its low liquor prices due to its very low excise duty on alcohol.<br />Mining in Goa focuses on ores of iron, Bauxite, manganese, clays, limestone and silica.<br />
  21. 21. Places to visit<br />Anjuna Beach <br />Aguada Fort<br />Goa Carnival<br />Vasco-da-Gama Its is 29 kms form Panaji<br />Panjim (Panaji)<br />Margao - It is 33 Kms. from Panaji<br />The Temple of Shri Mangesh<br />
  22. 22. Strict no no in Goa<br />Ban on night parties<br />No smoking in public places<br />Compulsory helmets on highways<br />Restriction on taking alcohol outside the geographical boundaries, above a prescribed limit without paying duty on them<br />Littering on the beaches and in the state.<br />
  23. 23. India<br />the land of unity in diversity <br />

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