With the aim of fostering a deeper connection between travellers and the places they visit, this list of 11 temples includes Shri Shantadurga Kunkallikarin Temple (at Fatorpa) and Saptkoteshwar Temple (at Narve, Bicholim).
Goa| Temples| Spiritual tourism|
ENGAGING LOCAL COMMUNITIES
Through this campaign, the department also intends to empower local women and youth, and temples like Hari Mandir (at Margao) and Shree Datta Mandir (at Sankhli) have been added to the list.
Goa| Temples| Margao| Empowerment|
EXPLORE RICH HERITAGE
Under this initiative, travellers will get a chance to explore Goa's cultural heritage as they visit these religious sites including the Brahmakarmali Temple (at Sattari) and the Mahaganapati Temple (at Khandola).
Goa| Temples| Rich Culture| Heritage|
ATTRACT RESPONSIBLE TOURISTS
The Shree Mangesh Temple (at Mangeshi) and the Parashuram Temple (at Poinguinim) have also made it to this list, to promote Goa beyond its beaches, and attract tourists who genuinely appreciate the land.
Goa| Temples| Worship| Tourism|
MORE ON THE LIST...
The Shri Mahalasa Narayani Temple (at Mardol), the Mahadev Temple (at Tambdi Surla), and the Damodar Devasthan (at Zambaulim) are some of the other worship places included in this campaign.