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The Goa,1556 Shared Content Collection. Mostly audio recordings from the region of Goa, in India, shared in the spirit of democraticising the spread of knowledge and information, at no cost, with all who may need it.



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by Recorded by FN/Frederick Noronha
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A recording of release function of Diaries of the Heart: Experiences in person-centered counselling  by Clifford W DeSIlva and the late Alban D'Souza SJ. The foreword to the book is  by Brian THorne, Author 'Carl Rodgers'.
Topics: psychology, counselling, goa, counselling, goa, books, clifford w desilva, person-centered therapy,...
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This book has been written by a  90-years-old now living in Canada . Shared here with permission via Alan Machado, Bangalore.
Topics: konkani, language, mangalore, west coast, india
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by Authored by Lucio Rodrigues. Published in this edition by Goa,1556.
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Lucio Rodrigues introduces us to tales and legends that take us back to a simpler Goa of another era.  To a world of sons-in-law and lawyers, Brahmins and old women, villages like  Moira  or Guirim and Sangolda, and more. Professor Rodrigues has been recognised as one of the literary geniuses that Goa has produced.  Long after he taught at the Dhempe College, his legacy of literature lives on through his writing and his students.  An authority on Goan folklore, Prof Rodrigues was visiting...
Topics: goa, folk tales, lucio rodrigues, moira, konkani, goan folk tales, 1960s, konkani tales in english,...
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Commissioner for Panjim Sanjit Rodrigues makes a presentation titled *A Proposed Model for the Decongestion of Panjim City*. It is the work of the year-old Charles Correa Foundation, an initiative of internationally renowned architect and urban planner Charles Correa. The Foundation has its offices at 169, San Sebastian Road, Fontainhas, Panjim, Goa, India.
Topics: urban planning, congestion, india, goa, panjim, charles correa foundation, charles correa, sanjit...
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by Authored by Mervyn Maciel. Published by Frederick Noronha for Goa,1556.
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Bwana Karani . By Mervyn Maciel.  Born in Kenya in the late twenties, Mervyn Maciel has spent many years in East Africa. His love of the African bush and a particular fascination for the tribes – especially those from the Northern Frontier Province (N.F.D. as the Kenyan region was then known), together with his desire to live out in the wilderness close to Nature, prompted him to move to some of the most outlying and isolated areas of Kenya at a very young age. He has served in many areas...
Topics: kenya, goan, bwana karani, goa, east africa
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by Edited by Nina Caldeira. Published by Goa,1556.
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Review Goa, as the travellers saw her across centuries Much of Goa's identity comes from the perception of the people that have visited this beautiful land. The book, 'Goa Through the Traveller's Lens', comprises papers of fourteen researchers who have studied travel narratives dealing with Goa from the 16th and 17th centuries to the present times. Café takes a look at their observations Goa has been closely connected with the outside world for centuries now, but how do travellers to this...
Topics: goa, travellers, recent, colonial, portugal, asia, luso-goa, europe-asia encounte
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by Interviewed and recorded by Frederick Noronha. Knowledge of Diego (Diogo) Fernandes.
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Diego Fernandes, my schoolmate of five decades back, talks about fishing and the varieties of local fish in the traditional pond alongside his house in Donvaddo, Saligao, Goa, on September 10, 2020, on a quiet and still pandemic night -- in a year may of us might look back on wistfully. Music:   Ernesto Nazareth's Brazilian tango, o riginal published by Nazareth, in 1909 . Courtesy The Wikipedia 
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Topics: goa, pond, fish, donvaddo, saligao, diego fernandes, traditional knowledge, local knowledge, oral...
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by Frederick Noronha
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Fr Thomas Justus Rosario Jose de Sousa completed sixty years of priesthood in December 2020. The Karachi-born priest (many Goans and their families had migrated to that city in pre-Partition times) is from the village of Saligao, where he met FN to reminisce about his life and times and the priesthood in Goa.
Topics: priest, goa, saligao, fr thomas de sousa
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Hymns from Goa. Rendered by Victor da Costa of Curtorim based on the book Songs of Praise  (Goa,1556: 2016) by Pe. Antonio Da Costa of Curtorim/Tempe-Arizona. Credits: Victor Da Costa: music arrangement, organ and violin Jane Mendes da Costa: violin Lenoy Gomendes, Lensaudio: recordist [Numbers at the end of the song title refer to the numbers in the book, available via mail order from goa1556@gmail.com ]
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Topics: goa, konkani, victor da costa, curtorim, salcete, adlim konkani bhoktigitam, book song of praise,...
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by Casa de Goa, Lisboa
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MAGAZINE OF THE CASA DE GOA, Lisboa Edition: II Série - Nº 10 - May / June 2021. Click on the link at the side to download the PDF and have a good reading !!! Casa de Goa Magazine - II Series - No. 10 - May / June 2021.
Topics: goa, casa de goa, portugal, lisbon
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by Elsie Antonette Maciel
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A scan of late Elsie Antonette Maciel's Goan Cookery Book, published and reprinted in 1983, scanned and uploaded with permission of her husband, Mervyn Maciel.
Topics: goan, cookery, food, elsie maciel, goan cooking, goan food
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Konkani devotional songs.
Topics: konkani, devotional, songs, mandd sobhann
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by Interviewed by Frederick Noronha
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Miguel Braganza (then Michael) was one of the batch of prominent youngster in the Scouting movement in the 1970s. In this, he talks about movement he knew, camps in Saligao, and more... 
Topics: goa, scouting, scout movement, camping, salmona, saligao, miguel braganza
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Fr. Joaquim Loiola Pereira : Marian Hymns in Audio and on the Guitar (Konkani). Work in progress. Recorded on April 15, 2013 at Altinho, Panjim, Goa.
Topics: goa, konkani, hymns, marian, catholic, fr joaquim loiola pereira
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A talk by Dr Varsha Kamat: Goan Hindus under the Portuguese Republic: Resurgence through Social Engineering The last vestiges of the constitutional monarchy ended on 5th October 1910, with the dawn of the Republican rule in Portugal. The change in government brought about several ideological and structural changes in the Goan administration. The secular nature of the government was announced and the Hindus therefore hailed the proclamation of the Republic with great joy. The liberal atmosphere...
Topics: goa, hindus, portuguese republic, social engineering
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This cookery book aims at keeping things simple. Simple, yet unique. Ingredients are known to most. Recipes are easy, but given a slight twist. In a way that makes lends a good taste, fine texture, saves on time and offers wholesome nutritious food. From appetizers to salads, main dishes to side dishes, and sweet treats, there's a whole lot of ideas and guidance from a Goan chef whose cullinary creations have been widely appreciated. Don't miss the made-with-Goan-love recipes of grilled mussels...
Topics: cooking, chandan chari, cook books, book release functions, goa 1556, india, western coastal india,...
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha (FN)
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100+ Recipes from Goa and Beyond for Various Celebrations  was released on December 26, 2020  (Saturday) at 12 noon at the Central Library Multipurpose Hall, Pato, Panjim. Authored by Rena D'Souza. Chief guest Fr Eusebio Gomes sfx. Guest of honour Fr Zeferino D'Souza. Published by Goa,1556. 9822122436. In these pages, Rena D'Souza introduces us to a wide range of taste that tickles the tongue and creates lasting memories.  From starters (such as fish ball, ham rolls, sausages 'n cheese) to...
Topics: food, goa, cuisine, cookbook, rena d'souza, goan food
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha at the Saligão Institute.
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Merlin Francis, Norma Cordeiro and team usher in the season's feelings at a Carol singing session at the Saligão Institute, in Arrarim, Goa 403511. (Photo courtesy Gordon Vaz.)
Topics: carols, december, 2019, christmas, saligão institute, arrarim, goa, goan, music
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by Frederick Noronha (Ed)
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On the occasion of the 90th birth anniversary of the scholar, writer, artist, musicologist and linguist Dr Jos é  Pereira from Goa, a bouquet of words and memories to remember a great personality. Compiled and edited by Frederick Noronha and published by Goa,1556 [http://goa1556.in]. To download this book, click on the PDF link to the right.
Topics: josé pereira, scholar, goa, writer, artist, musicologist, linguist, fordham
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by BSG-DBCA-Corporation of the City of Panaji
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Biodiversity Register of Panaji City, Prepared by the Botanical Society of Goa, Panaji-Goa in association with the Don Bosco College of Agriculture, Sulcorna, Goa and funded by M/s Syngenta, Corlim Goa for the Corporation of the CIty of Panaji, Panaji-Goa, March 2016.
Topics: biodiversity, panaji, goa, panjim, tree survey
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[IN ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE] This is a live recording of much of the II International Symposium “Goa: Literatures, Languages and Cultures” held in Pangim-Panjim-Panaji-Ponnje, Goa between January 16-18, January 2017. The event aims at opening up new opportunities for discussion and research based on, Goa by researchers from India and abroad. Goa is a meeting point of historical and cultural repute that has in a relatively short period of time, seen the emergence of a literature in the...
Topics: goa, literature, pensando goa, university of sao paolo, brazil, researchers, helder garmes,,...
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha (FN)
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A book of short stories (in various languages -- Konkani, Marathi, Portuguese) all translated into English is launched at the Fundacao Oriente in Panjim, Goa. Early Dec 2018.
Topics: short stories, fundacao, competition, under the mango tree
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha (FN) from an AIR programme.
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Portuguese is back on the AIR (All India Radio) in Goa, in 2020. A recording of a programme on the Mahadayi (main) Channel. [Photo used alongside is from the collection of the late journalist Joel D'Souza, prolific in his recording of things Goan and a good friend.]
Topics: goa, all india radio, portuguese, 2020, programmes, recordings
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Portuguese journalist-author Leonora Figueiredo has authored an intriguing book on a surprising Goan personality, the revolutionary student Sita Valles. As a 26-year-old doctor, she was shot dead in an execution by the post-colonial Angolan regime, for allegedly attempting to oust that ruling combine. D.A. Smith, who translated the book into English, discusses its theme with historian Dr Sushila Sawant Mendes and FN.
Topics: angola, goan, diaspora, sita valles, revolutionary, post-1974 portugal
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Dispelling misconceptions of the Holy Church Lisa Monteiro, TNN | Apr 15, 2015, 02.00AM IST In a bid to satiate the appetite of history lovers, Valmiki Faleiro, journalist, former municipal president of Margao and keen history student has written 'Soaring Spirit -- 450 years of Margao's Espirito Santo Church (1565-2015)' with its focus on one of the grandest churches in Salcete. The first church in Salcete, he writes, wasn't built in Verna where the first mass of the taluka was celebrated in...
Topics: goa, margao, holy spirit church, valmiki faleiro, maravilhas de margao
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by Aradhon Choir conducted by Omar do Loiola Pereira
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Konkani Hymns of Goa Revisited. Sung by the Aradhon Choir, conducted by Omar de Loiola Pereira. Presented by Funda ç ã o Oriente Museu. A live recording at the Monte Music Festival 2018, at the Chapel of Our Lady of the Mount, Old Goa, Goa, India. The programme for this concert lays emphasis on Konkani Christian music in Goa. A few hymns in other languages were also added in order to celebrate Goa's linguistic diversity. Konkani Christian music in Goa is incredibly rich,  not only in its...
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Topics: goa, konkani, hymns, revisited, aradhon choir, monte music festival, omar de loiola pereira,...
LUCIO RODRIGUES (1916-73) was one of the few outstanding Konkani essayists. An authority on Goan folklore, he contributed several articles in English and Konkani to various periodicals and broadcast many talks. Besides serving as Professor of English in colleges in Bombay and Goa, he was Visiting Professor of Folklore at Indian University in 1969. Rodrigues' essays in English and the English translations of his Konkani essays were posthumously published under the titles *Of Soil and Soul* and...
Topics: goa, portuguese tradition, folk music, mando, dulpod, talk-cum-programme
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Olav   Albuquerque ... Goa in the 1960s... journalism in Bombay... contracts... Goan journos... journalism and law AUDIO VERSION OF VIDEO INTERVIEWS .... Olav   Albuquerque : growing up in the Goa of the 1960s (including times at the Don Bosco's Panjim of those days) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Osm9593Is7g&t=10s On journalism in the Bombay of the 1970s and 1980s... and what constitutes sub-judice https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7GhtIeF7NLw On the contract system for journalists... and...
Topics: bombay, journalism, goa, goan, journalist, law, high court, times of india
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by Author: Rafael Fernandes
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An e-book about the tiatr, a popular form of theatre from the Konkani stage in Goa (India) and elsewhere. When the curtains rise... Understanding Goa's vibrant Konkani theatre André Rafael Fernandes, Ph.D Published with financial support from the Tiatr Academy of Goa (TAG) ISBN 978-93-80739-01-4 Price: Rs. 195 in India. Hardbound. ABOUT THE BOOK Called one of the most vibrant forms of modern Indian theatre, the tiatr strikes a deep chord with its audiences. What are its origins? How did it get...
Topics: tiatr, konkani, stage, goa, india, western india, regional theatre
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by Recorded by Melvin Anthony Gracias
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Natasha M. Gomes, of the Department of French and Francophone Studies, looks at the cartoons of Udhar Sawkar, over a 30 year period in Goa. This is an introduction to her paper presented at the Goa University Department of English's seminar on Tradition, Continuity and Change: Goan Society in Transition(s). The seminar was held on March 15, 2018.
Topics: cartoons, goa, udhar sawkar, natasha m gomes, goa university
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by Translated by Isidore Dantas. Uploaded by Frederick Noronha.
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This is a Konkani Basic Word List (PDF) attached... and would like to experiment if this could make language learning easier. Konkani is a language spoken on the west coast of India.
Topics: konkani, wordlist, goa, india, language learning
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Recording of an All  India Radio (Panjim or Panaji) programme. March 7, 2015. Konkani music.
Topics: goa, music, konkani
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by Dr Stella Mascarenhas-Keyes. Published by Goa,1556.
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An eBook version of Colonialism, Migration and the International Catholic Goan Community .
Topics: catholic, goan, migration, dr stella mascarenhas-keyes
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ansun Khellun Gavum-ia (Let's Sing While Smiling and Playing). Vol 2. Nursery rhymes in Konkani, a language from the west coast of India. Lyrics by Fr Dr Pratap Naik SJ, Dr Manoharrai Sardessai, Dr Bhicaji Ghanecar and traditional. Music Eric Ozario (except traditional). Singers and musicians: Mandd Sobhann Troupe. Recorded at KKK Mangalore. Produced by Mandd Sobhann, Mangalore. Shared courtesy Dr Pratap Naik SJ.
Topics: konkani, songs, children's songs, nursery rhymes, mandd sobhann, kkk mangalore
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Fr Vasco Rego, a senior Catholic priest in Goa, talks (in Konkani or Konknni) about his many attempts to build resources in that small language from western coastal India, specially in the Church itself. Fr Rego is considered a pioneer in this field. This talk was presented at the Dalgado Konknni Akademi on February 23, 2012. DETAILS: On this day, the Dalgado Konknni Akademi (DKA) hosted a presentation by distinguished Konknni writer Fr. Vasco do Rego, SJ, in their Borovpiak Bhett (Meet the...
Topics: konkani, clergy, priests, goa, fr vasco rego
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LUCIO RODGRIGUES was one of the few outstanding Konknni essayists. An authority on Goan folklore he contributed frequently to various periodicals like The Goan Tribune, The Navhind Times, The Illustrated Weekly, The Times of India and Goa Today. He also featured on All India Radio and Radio Goa. He won international acclaim as a student of folklore and was a visiting professor of Folklore at Indiana University, USA in 1969. His essays in English and the English Translation of his Konknni work...
Topics: lucio rodrigues, goa, goan personalities, author, writer, konkani, linguist, professor of english,...
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by Recorded and interviewed by Frederick Noronha
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Goa-based cartoonist, Alexyz (Alex Raphael Fernandez) talks about his career in cartooning in Goa, and the influences that shaped him in his youth. He covers his early life in Bombay, the shift down (as idealistic youth) to Goa, the initiatives undertaken here, his work in freelancing, the media in Goa in the 1980s, the books he authored, and more....
Topics: goa, cartoonist, alexyz, alex raphael fernandes, goan, bombay, dadar, st xavier's college bombay,...
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha (FN) off a Zoom talk
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A (partial, starts late) audio recording of Damodar Bhai Mauzo's online interaction with students of Calcutta University on 'Konkani language and literature'. Recorded off a Zoom talk.
Topics: goa, konkani, writer, damodar mauzo, calcutta university
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A book that celebrates the Goan village of Saligao, and its achivers (as of the early 1970s).  First edition: May 6, 1973. The first edition was printed and published by F.D. Dantas at the Printwell Press, Luis de Menezes Road, Panjim. Just now available in an ebook (PDF/epub) format: 11 August 2019. The permission of the family of the late author for reproducing this book is gratefully acknowledged. Released to mark the 90th anniversary of the Saligão Institute. This edition is devoted to Fr...
Topics: goa, villages, saligao, portuguese, india, c hubert de souza
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Octogenarian Isa Vaz, one of the Goans whose family (and husband's family as well) grew up in Burma in the early part of the 20th century, talkes about life in Burma and also in the village of Saligao (Bardez, Goa) as she knew it. Including in times when it was a Portuguese colony.
Topics: goa, burma, village, saligao, reminiscences, isa vaz
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The GoanBucketList  thegoanbucketlist@gmail.com is  an upcoming sustainable travel consultancy (as of 2018) had a   hatke unconference ( a loosely structured fun version of a conference) aka 'Sunday ke Fundae' that was hosted at Saraya Ecostay on April 22, 2018 at 5:30 pm. They hosted some unusual people active in Goa "so avid travellers can interact with the creatives behind the scenes." They believe: " Generic, chain businesses are threatening Goa's ecology and local...
Topics: goa, alternative travel, goabucketlist, sustainable, travel consultancy, hatke, unconference
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by Launch function, recorded by Frederick Noronha (FN)
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Engineer Alphie Monteiro, based in Poona/Pune, wrote a book called The Bardezkars: The Mystery of a Migration. A Brief History of Goan Catholics from the Ghats. It was published in 2021, and this is a recording of the launch. It gives an insight into the book and what it is about. Alphie Monteiro is located at 401,  Topaz Society, Gokhale Road,  Model Colony, Shivajinagar, Pune. 411016  Ph +91-9370665992. Email alphiemonteiro  at gmail.com
Topics: goa, diaspora, ghats, bardeskars, alphie monteiro, pune, book on goan diaspora, the bardeskars,...
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The Museum of Christian Art, Old Goa, organised a panel discussion  In the Shade of the ‘Calpataru’  on Thursday,  February 15, 2018 at the Gallery Gitanjali, Panjim, Goa.   In the panel, Jonathan Gil Harris, Aneesh Pradhan, and Ranjit Hoskote spoke of the cultural expressions — literary and musical — that were nourished by Goa's polygot (Portuguese-Konkani-English-Marathi) ethos.  This  programme was part of the ‘Itinerant Institute: Metro City Outreach Programme’ organized...
Topics: goa, polyglot, india, world, exhibits
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by Talk by Anjali Noronha. Recorded by FN/ Frederick Noronha
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School education is one of the spaces with continuing and growing opportunities, unfortunately not much known and sometimes undervalued.  It is one of the most rewarding fields, in more ways than one.  This set of two talks will be about careers in school education as teachers, teacher educators, researchers and policymakers. 1.  What does it mean to be a teacher and what it takes.  28th October, 2021 6.30 pm This talk will deal with the aptitudes, abilities, qualifications, opportunities...
Topics: education, india, school, teacher, school teacher, anjali noronha, ekalavya, collaborative learning...
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Part of a talk by Vernon Lobo, on scriptwriting.
Topics: goa, script writing, india, vernon lobo
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Nonagenarian editor and writer Victor Rangel-Ribeiro has called this the "very first definitive biography of my contemporary and friend, the noted artist Francis Newton (FN)  Souza. The work was launched on December 19, 2020, in an online coversation between the  Director of the Grosvenor Gallery in London     Conor Macklin and Rangel-Ribeiro. This is an audio recording of the interaction. Cover photo: Frederick Noronha.
Topics: fn souza, victor rangel-ribeiro, goa, india, art, artists, books, biography
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In the 1970s and thereabouts, Tanzanian-born [Peter]  Donald   Sequeira  was an inspiring Math teacher at St Britto (Mapusa), known as much for  his sense of humour and his popularity with students. Subsequently, he  moved to Qatar and the US, teaching in North Carolina. In the first of a series of talks by invited denizens of Saligao --  the goal being both to spread knowledge locally and highlight our own  achievers --  Donald  will share his experiences with teaching in India  as...
Topics: math, education, goa, united states, north carolina, peter donald sequeira, britto, mapusa, goa,...
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Each month, the Tiatr Academy of Goa [ http://www.tiatracademygoa.com ]  remembers the Konkani  tiatrists (stage actors) of another era, and pays tributes to them via radio on the last Saturday of each month currently (2017). This is a monthly programme broadcast on AIR FM Rainbow from Panjim, Goa.  Those remembered in this particularly (recorded) programme are Bai Rosaria Rodrigues (b. 1968), Seby Coutinho (b. 1929), Prem Kumar (d. 2007), Filomena Braz, Peter D'Costa of Colva, Star of...
Topics: theatre, goa, tiatrists, konkani, konkani stage, remembering, tributes, remy colaco, prem kumar,...
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Brenda Rodrigues and Joe talk about their book The House at 43, Hill Road . Set in Bandra, relevant to Goa and many other places.
Topics: bandra, home, real estate, speculation, land pressures, real estate mafia
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Talk at Saligao, Goa on vegetative grafting, by Dr Oswald D'Souza. Organised at 784 Saligao under the OpenKnowledgeNetwork initiative in the village.
Topics: grafting, goa, gootee, dr oswald d'souza
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ARTE DA LINGOA CANARIM: A seventeenth century Konkani grammar by Fr Thomas Stephens SJ and others,was relaunched in a new edition on 19th May 2012 at 4 pm at the Dr Francisco Luis Gomes District Library, Navelim, Salcete, Goa by CinnamonTeal Publishing, in association with Dr Francisco Luis Gomes District Library, Navelim. In this audio recording of the event, Dr Madhavi Sardessai, Reader and Associate Professor, Department of Konkani, Goa University, delivers the keynote address. Also listen...
Topics: konkani, jesuit, scholars, grammar, early grammers, goa, india, portuguese, jesuit scholars, arte...
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Patsy Barneto has been in Salig ã o, a village in Goa, from 1947, when her parents moved back here from Bihar. She talks about the area and people she knew, the local school (now completing its 75th anniversary), and the life and mores of those times. A wide-ranging talk on a range of topics. 
Topics: goa, village, saligão, village life, reminisces, oral history, goa in the mid 20th century, bihar,...
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Deepa Prajith talks about her paper presented titled 'Routes and Roots: The Goan Diaspora's Frozen Frames'.  This paper was presented at the Goa University Department of English seminar on Tradition, Continuity and Change: Goan Society in Transition(s) held on March 15, 2018.
Topics: goan, diaspora, deepa prajith, routes, roots, goa university, goan society, transition
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Recording of the book-release function of Elections in Goa during the Portuguese Constitutional Monarchy . Mario Bruto da Costa is a prominent Margao-based lawyer in Goa.
Topics: goa, book, book releases, elections, portuguese, constitutional monarchy, mario bruto da costa,...
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Goa University student Kimberly Gomes interviews Inacio Fernandes of http://novella.co.in, during a visit to Verna.
Topics: goa, short story, novella.co.in, verna
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by Zé Carlos Gracias, Borda, Margao, Goa
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Zé Carlos Gracias is an architect-translator-musician (guitarist and singer) in Goa who has been sharing his MP3s on Sunday  . In three languages (Portuguese, English and Konkani). I (FN) volunteered to upload some, so they remain  . Thank you  Archive!
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Topics: goa, music, portuguese, indo-portuguese, Zé Carlos Gracias
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DECIPHERING LAYERS - NEW PERSPECTIVES ON THE VICEROYS' PORTRAITS AT OLD GOA. A talk held on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 6 pm at the FUNDAÇÃO ORIENTE, in Panjim, Goa.   Under the umbrella of the Old Goa Revelations Project, a multidisciplinary team of experts have been decoding layers of paint and history present in the Viceroys' portraits which are on display at Old Goa.  For the first time in four centuries, we are starting to unravel some of its many mysteries, joining the pieces of the...
Topic: old goa, viceroys' gallery, portraits, old goa revelations project, experts, 16th century, 17th...
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Maria Lourdes Bravo da Costa Rodrigues, a well known figure at Goa's Central Library, released her sixth book in Panjim on January 10, 2012 at the Fundacao Oriente. The book is titled *Games That We Played: Traditional Goan Sports*. In this recording of the book launch function, you can hear Fundação Oriente delegate in India Eduardo Kol de Carvalaho, Victor Rangel-Ribeiro, writer and novelist, Dr Stella Mascarenhas-Keyes, anthropologist, Mrs Julieta Andrade, an ex-teacher of the author,...
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Topics: book, goa, games, sports, children, reminiscences, maria lourdes bravo da costa rodrigues
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A seminar was held on March 10-11, 2012, at Mangalore on scripts and languages of modern India, with special reference to Konkani. It was organised by the Jagotik Konknni Songhotton, and organised at the Kalaangan, Mangalore. Excerpts from the event. Among the recordings are speeches of chairperson Prof Valerian Rodrigues; Paper I by Dr Anvita Abbi (Script and Language: Relationship and Contentions); Tulsi (a play based on the story by Jnanpeeth award winner late Ravindra Kelekar, presented by...
Topics: scripts, india, languages, konkani, national seminar, mangalore, karnataka, coastal western india,...
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Margao (Goa)-based chartered accountant Ganesh Daivajna, an octogenarian, looks back on his life and times in the South Goa capital, an ever changing place in the 1960s till the current times. A story of his life, his encounter with a changing Goa and the chartered accountancy profession (besides Lions and educational activity).
Topics: biography, ganesh daivajna, margao, goa, chartered accountant, an audit of my life
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The Goan diasporas' multiple attachments to Goa. --Dr. Constantino Xavier. This webinar was organised by the Goa University's Department of Portuguese and Lusophone Studies. Dr Xavier is Fellow, at the CSEP, New Delhi. ((image courtesy The Indian Express .)
Topics: goa, diaspora, constantino xavier, goa university, department of portuguese, lusophone studies,...
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Tiatr Academy Goa featured Philo de Pilerne in their monthly programme âKolakorak Bhettâ (Meet the Artiste) on 21st February 2012 at 4:45 pm at TAG's Conference Hall, Campal Trade Centre, Panjim. Philomena DâSouza who was known to tiatr lovers as Philo de Pilerne has carved a special niche for herself on the field of tiatr due to her acting abilities. A born artiste, she showed signs of acting and dancing while in the school. Her acting talents were first tested in the village tiatr written...
Topics: tiatr, konkani, stage, goa, india, western india, regional theatre, philo de pilerne, interviews,...
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Paulo Santos Perneta (paulosperneta at gmail.com and username DarwIn on the Wikipedia) is from archipelago of Madeira -- located 520 km from the coast of Africa and about 1000 km from the European continent. Active on the Portuguese Wikipedia, he was thrilled to hear about Wikipedia activities in Goa, a region in South Asia, which distant Portugal has had historic connections with over the centuries during the era of Portuguese discoveries, expansion and colonialism. He wrote to earlier say:...
Topics: wikipedia, portuguese, goa, links, portuguese language, pt.wikipedia.org
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Milena Marques-Zacharias co-hosts the two-hour weekly programme along with Alan Sequeira, who's originally from Mangalore, in Konkani. Here, she speaks informally to mediapersons and others in the culture space. Date: Feb 26, 2016 (Friday) Time: 4.30 pm Place: The Caravela Cafe and Bistro, Panjim Directions at:   http://www.caravela.in/ Some background info... * * * Cultural (air)waves ------------------ Frederick Noronha ------------------ Sometime last week, an email from Canada pointed to...
Topics: konkani, radio, community, goans, canada, toronto, radio mango
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From the PTA (Parents Teachers' Association) of the St Britto High School, 1995. Compiled and edited by Miguel Braganza with assistance from Rena Menezes-Fernandes. Cover design and illustrations by Michael D'Silva. Published by the Parent Teacher Association, St Britto High School, Mapusa 403507 Goa India. Phone +91-832-2262248.  Rs 25. Printed originally at the Haldankar Offset Printers, Panjim, Goa. Now out of print. Scanned and shared in the interest of spreading the knowledge contained,...
Topics: plants, goa, india, britto
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Maria Lourdes Bravo da Costa, introducing her paper on Narrating Tradition, Continuity and Change in Catholic Wedding Ceremonies. Presented at the Goa University Department of English's seminar on Tradition, Continuity and Change: Goan Society in Transition(s). Held on March 15, 2018. Photo of Maria Lourdes Bravo da Costa is by Shubhankar Shah.
Topics: goa, catholic, weddings, maria lourdes bravo da costa
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Keyboardist Linda Diniz from Panjim (ex-Ecstacy) accompanies on the keyboard an enthusiastic team of Salig ã o villagers at the first Moonlight Mandos session held on Dec 30, 2020, at the Salig ão Institute Terrace. Participants including Milena, Merlin, Orlando, Gerard, Francisca, Dean and others.  Thank you for making this an evening to remember. Illustration is by Mario Miranda, from the Peter Nazareth-edited anthology of Goan writing.
Topics: konkani, mando, saligão, saligão institute, terrace, moonlight mandos, songs, traditional, music,...
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha (FN). At the CC Summit 2019, Lisboa.
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Isaac Campbell (of Ottumwa in Iowa, US) of Fortepan Iowa explains why collecting old photos makes sense in this day of digital plenty (in photographic terms), and how Iowa learnt from a photo archiving project from distant Hungary. At CC Summit 2019, Lisboa. Photograph alongside courtesy Fortepan.us, donated by Elizabeth Bartlett.
Topics: iowa, fortepan, ottumwa, isaac campbell
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Alan Machado, the author of three books on the Mangalorean community from south coastal India ( Sarasvati's Children, history; Shades Within Shadows , fiction; and the latest Slaves of Sultans , published in 2015, history), speaks on issues related to the history of coastal south India. Email Alan Machado at  alan.machado3@gmail.com
Topics: india, goa, mangalorean, history, tipu sultan, hyder ali, portuguese, french, british, colonial...
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by Pratiksha Govekar and team
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Students talk to Gaurav Phadate and learn more about an initiative started via Facebook when he was 17.
Topics: goa, anm, facebook, page, india, youth initiatives
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The Sunday Evening Quiz Club (SEQC, also pronounced as sec-c) organises a Quiz on the capital city of Goa, Panjim, on October 21, 2012. A live recording of the entire event. Quizmaster is Rajiv D'Silva.
Topics: quiz, goa, panjim, panaji, 2012, seqc, sunday evening quiz club, rajiv aguiar
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by Recorded by Frederick Noronha at an event in the Saligão Institute.
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Mando memories. Recorded at the Mandeachi Sanz , an evening of mande at the Saligão Institute on Thursday, November 21, 2019. The Mando (plural: mande ) is a popular form of Goan song, and is sought to be revived in Saligão, one of the villages where it was popular in the 1960s and 1970s. In this recording, a series of veterans and those somewhat younger, share their experiences while growing up with the mando. Among those speaking are Nicholas, Melina,  Claire, Domnic, Tom, Diego, Jacinta,...
Topics: mando, Saligão, Goa, Konkani song, 403511, Saligão Institute
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Prof P.K.Sudarshan, head of the Department of Economics at the Goa University, introduces this department to those who might be interested in knowing more about it.
Topics: goa university, economics, pk sudarshan
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Celsa Pinto Rediscovers  Colonial  Panjim (Nandkumar Kamat, Navhind Times) Nandkumar M Kamat nandkamat@gmail.com On April 26th two immensely important, extremely well researched and lucidly written books by local resident and Indo-Portuguese historian Celsa Pinto on Panaji will be released by local BJP MLA and chairman of EDC Siddharth Kunkolienkar. The beautiful, picturesque and romantic capital of Goa, Panjim or Panaji, entered the 175th year of its official recognition as a...
Topics: goa, panjim, panaji, pangim, ponjje, capital, portuguese, estado da india, colonial capital, dr...
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"Inspired by the rhythms of the monsoon", Stuti Choral Ensemble and the Goa String Orchestra presented a concert under the baton of Parvesh Java. The programme includes instrumental and choral music by Handel, Rachmaninoff and Goan composers. The highlight of the show will be Franz Schubert’s Mass in  G.  Schubert's Mass in G: The Mass No. 2 in G major by Franz Schubert, D 167, was composed in 1815. This is the best known of the three "shorter" mass compositions which...
Topics: stuti choral ensemble, saligao, Mãe de Deus Church, parvesh java, handel, rachmaninoff, goan...