Maha Shivratri is a day that is observed to worship Lord Shiva. For Hindus, Lord Shiva is one of the important deities and on this day devotees sings hymns and praises in the name of the Lord. You will see that Shiva temples all over the country are decorated with colorful lights and devotional music is played. On this auspicious day of the marriage of Lord Shiva to Goddess Parvati, devotees observe fast throughout the day and offer worship of Shiva Lingam.
Valentine’s Day is celebrated in the memory of the Saint Valentine who smuggled out couples in love and got them married in secret. Hence the official day for love remains as February 14th and is celebrated with gusto all over the world. May the saint’s good intentions rule over the entire world and make it a better place!
17th National level Arts and Crafts fair is coming up. Providing a platform for traditional craft personals and folk artists from various part of the world, this festival is truly enjoyable. I see this as a mean of dissemination of culture that I grew up with. Watching various folk dances and listening music have always been mesmerizing for me.
It is the famous 3-day dance and music festival where many enthusiasts across the globe gather together and have the time of their lives. This festival offers music, entertainment, food and shopping. Many musical bands and artists perform during this festival. Among the various festivals organized in Goa; this one tops my list!
Wishing everyone a merry Christmas, I hope this Christmas brings you a lot of joy, happiness and everything else you wish to have. This is the most fun part of the year as the whole of Goa is decorated and the life during these days seems like a festival. I am eagerly waiting for it!
Dattajayanti is a Hindu festival where in the birth of Lord Dattatreya is celebrated. He was the first incarnation of Lord Vishnu. On this day, people from all over Goa gather at this temple to celebrate this festival. Though I am born and brought up in Goa, but, I have never been a part of this festival so this year I will certainly visit the Datta temple.
The new year is fast approaching and many among us have set their plan on how to welcome the new year. But if you belong to the bunch of people who has still not decided then for you guys what better than a place like Goa to bring in the new year. Goa is one of the most happening party destinations which is popular not only in our country India but also among the foreigners. You will find people from different nation heading to Goa during new year with their friends and family. Other than the popular beaches there are various party places in Goa where you can treat yourself on new year evening.
Below are the list of places where you can bring in the new year in the coolest way:-
1) Club Cubana, Arpora
This is an uber cool place where surely you will have fun times with your loved ones. The speciality of this place is the canopied lounges and VIP Jacuzzi that will leave you mesmerized. This place hosts a super amazing party, especially during the new year season. Club Cubana is often visited by glamour world, people like actors and models; so you might be one lucky one hip-shaking with your favorite personality.
2) Sinq, Candolim
Sinq club is counted among the best clubs of Goa. This classy night club features an open air lounge and the poolside cabanas that add to the spectacular ambiance of this place. Take your friends or family along and groove to the beat of music!
3) 9 Bar, Vagator
The wonderful place of 9 Bar is set atop the Vagator cliff from where you can get very nice and attractive view of the nature. This place features an outdoor terrace and an indoor setup too, that is truly mesmerizing. The psy trance night experience will have you talking about them forever!
4) Hilltop, Vagator
The Hilltop, Vagator is a very popular place among party goers who can dance through the night on the beat of continuous music. This place is not popular only among the party-goers, but also among the foodies. It offers appetizing food that will leave you wanting for some more bites!
5) Clubs on Tito’s Lane
The Titos lane of Goa offers various amazing partying options that will leave you spellbound. Tito’s club, Cafe Mambo, Kamaki and Hyper are few well known clubs on this lane. All these clubs provide great music to groove on during the new year evening.
6) Casinos in Goa
Casinos of Goa are very well-known worldwide. You will find various onshore and offshore casinos wherein you can have fun with your friends. Few of the popular casinos are Casino Goa, Casino Pride, Deltin Royale and Deltin Jaqk. So if your interest lies in gambling, what better than doing the same at a casino in new year evening.
7) Curlies and Shiva Valley, Anjuna
If you wish to be on the land of Anjuna to bring in the new year, Curlies and Shiva Valley are two of the best party destinations. People who love to get lost in the trance music, nothing better than Shiva valley.
Other than the places mentioned above, there are many more party places in the land of Goa where you can have a blast on new year’s eve. So now without any more confusion regarding the party destination, plan a trip soon to any one of these places and experience a lifetime memory!