MARGAO COMPLETES 240 YEARS Today, 240 years back Margao was elevated from a village to the category of a town, through a Royal Decree of the Portuguese Queen Dona Maria I. This proclamation was signed after receiving a petition from the Senate of the chamber of the province of Salcete, by Feleciano Ramos Nobre Mourao
A PHOTO WALK AROUND THE MARGAO GARDEN Sunday 10th December 2017, starting at 5am, from the Margao Municipal Bldg. Free and open to all. A GBugs event celebrating seven years of happy clicking!
A PHOTO WALK THROUGH OLD GOA Sunday 1st October 2017, starting at 9am, from Basilica of Bom Jesus. The walk will be conducted by Sanjeev Sardesai (promoter of Hands-on-Historians forum and host of Goa television programs – Go Goa Know Goa and My Goem) who will guide you through the Known and Unknown history and
COMMEMORATING THE MARTYRS OF 1890 MARGAO MASSACRE On the 21st of September 1890, 23 people were killed and many others injured as soldiers fired upon a group of people who had gathered near Camara Municipal de Salcete in Margao demanding their right to vote. To commemorate the martyrs, Goan Shutterbugs are organising a walk on
A PHOTO WALK THROUGH PANJIM on Sunday 10th September 2017, starting at 4pm, next to the Abbe Faria statue. The walk will be conducted by Pritha Sardessai who will guide you through the history and heritage of Panjim. Free and open to all. A Gbugs event celebrating seven years
There was huge excitement when 140 enthusiastic quizzers from across Goa competed in the third edition of the Konn Kitem Kenna Goa Quiz organised by Goan Shutterbugs in association with Ravindra Bhavan on Sunday, 3rd September at Margao. The Goa centric quiz conducted by Lynn Barreto Miranda, began with a lot of anticipation and
The Konn Kitem Kenna Goa Quiz 2017 organised by Goan shutterbugs in association with Ravindra Bhavan, Margao and BM Web Studio on 3rd September 2017. The finals consists of 25 questions
The Konn Kitem Kenna Goa Quiz 2017 organised by Goan shutterbugs in association with Ravindra Bhavan, Margao and BM Web Studio on 3rd September 2017, started with a preliminary written round of 25 questions. The questions where Goa centric on history, sports, entertainment, politics etc.
A2Z GOA QUIZ #1 WINNERS Congratulations Kaushik B. Dessai, Anuradha Naik & Sarvesh Borkar A: Who sculpted the bronze statue of Abbé Faria trying to hypnotise a woman that’s next to the former Government Secretariat in Panjim? RAMCHANDRA PANDURANG KAMAT B: What was the name of the first collection of poems published by Bakibaab Borkar
Goan Shutterbugs in association with Ravindra Bhavan are organising the KONN KITEM KENNA GOA QUIZ 2017 A quiz all about Goa & Goans on 3rd September 2017, 3.30pm at Ravindra Bhavan Margao Open to all. 2 member teams. (Students studying in Std 12th and below can have 3 members in their team). Spot registration. For