Thursday, 9 January 2014

Photo Gallery of GOA Heritage Festival - Saligao 2014

Posted by Siva Kumar Ari
GOA is hosting its Annual Heritage festival in Saligao this year. Saligao is a nearby small town in Goa. The Annual GOA Heritage festival provides information on incredible Heritage on GOA . Allows the tourists about all the information by way of having stalls placed in the Festival . The Annual Goa heritage festival also showcases various traditional dances that originated from Goa and its nearby areas.

GOA Heritage festival started on 7th January 2014 and will end on 11th January 2014. The Primary goal of this festival is to showcase the incredible heritage goa has till to date .

Here is the photo gallery of GOA Heritage Festival

Divaj_Traditional_Lamp
DIVAJ - A Traditional Lamp


Idol of Lord Ganesha created with the Goan clay symbolizing the unique Go
Idol of Lord Ganesha created with the Goan clay symbolizing the unique Goan musical instrument called Gumat

Divli _nach_or_the_lamp_dance
Divli nach or the lamp dance

Entrance to the Heritage Festival
Entrance to the Heritage Festival

Kunbi dance is a fast and elegant dance by a group of women dancers.
Kunbi dance is a fast and elegant dance by a group of women dancers.

Musical presentation by Pravin Gaonkar
Musical presentation by Pravin Gaonkar

Mando- a dance of celebration, popular amongst the Christian communities in Goa.
Mando- a dance of celebration, popular amongst the Christian communities in Goa.

The stage set for performances
The stage set for performances

Deputy Chief Minister, Mr. Francis Dsouza and Mr. Dilip Parulekar, Tourism Minister, inaugrating the festival
Deputy Chief Minister, Mr. Francis Dsouza and Mr. Dilip Parulekar, Tourism Minister, inaugrating the festival

grand welcome for visitors
grand welcome for visitors

Antique Currency Gallery
Antique Currency Gallery

 traditional dance performance

Tourist visitors at the festival
Tourist visitors at the festival 

Shell Craft stall

Carreira, one of the last public transport that strode on Goan roads.
Carreira, one of the last public transport that strode on Goan roads.

Mercedes Benz 230 S, a seven seater vehicle with two jump seats in the middle, is a 1939 model. It has a six cylinder engine
Mercedes Benz 230 S, a seven seater vehicle with two jump seats in the middle, is a 1939 model. It has a six cylinder engine

A traditional dance performance
A traditional dance performance

Entrance to GOA Heritage festival



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