Coexist with Goa's heritage on Campal promenade

Venita Gomes

The inaugural of the Goa Heritage Festival saw the launch of 'Parmal: Aicat Mozo Tavo'. It was released at the hands of Jnanpith awardee and well-known Konkani author, Damodar Mauzo.

Damodar Mauzo|Heta Pandit|Jorson Fernandes|Rupmani Guha Thakur|Goa Heritage Festival | All Pictures Courtesy : Rohan Fernandes

In a keynote message, Damodar Mauzo spoke about the importance of Konkani language and how cultures and languages are interlinked.

Damodar Mauzo|Goa Heritage Festival|Panjim |

Over a 5-day period, the Goa Heritage Festival will see events like walks, masterclasses and other educative and informative sessions.

Goa Heritage Festival|Panjim

As part of the festival, several stalls selling various items have been set up near Francisco Luis Gomes Garden (Campal Garden) .

Goa Heritage Festival|Francisco Luis Gomes Garden|Campal Garden

Renowned scholars, historians and heritage enthusiasts will participate in the festival.

Goa heritage festival|venue|panjim

Various live performances, music shows, movie screenings, etc will also be part of the event.

Panjim|Goa Heritage Festival

The festival is open to all without cost. People only have to register and pay for the walks that happen as part of the festival.