Events in Goa


Chikal Kalo - MUD FESTIVAL OF GOA

Date: 06 / 07 / 2017Time: 10:00 AM

Chikal Kalo - MUD FESTIVAL OF GOA

Chikal Kalo is a local Goan festival / The festival includes traditional games, all of which are played in the wet mud. The muddy ground is usually created naturally with the help of the monsoon pour down, but; The festival is believed to be around 150 years old and is played out in front a temple. The Chikal Kalo festival concludes with the dahi handi, wherein youngsters form a human pyramid to reach an earthen pot filled with curd that is hung from a Peepal tree in the temple's compound
Venue: Marcel in the Ponda Taluka of North Goa

INNER HEALING RETREAT

Date: 07 / 07 / 2017 to 07 / 07 / 2017

Inner Healing Retreat

This one is for the religious minded ones. If you are seeking for a deeper connection with Jesus, then this inner healing retreat, organized by the Jesus Christ Is Lord Ministries (JCILM) might be just the thing for you.
For more details, visit the official website on: http://www.jcilm.info/retreat-schedule/
Contact Details: SR. ORSOLA 9552994872 BRO. SIMON 9822122174
Venue: Chogm Road, Nxt to St. Alex convent, CALANGUTE
Entry: Free. However, prior registration required.

Yoga And Wellness Retreat

Date: 20 / 07 / 2017 to 23 / 07 / 2017

Yoga And Wellness Retreat

A yoga retreat designed on the principles of Isha Foundation’s Founder, Sadhgur’s teachings, this retreat promises a complete mind – body detox and rejuvenation experience. It offers yoga, meditation, rain treks, sattvik meals, body cleansing rituals, balancing personal energies and a lot more.
Venue: shavilas, House No. 103, Vaddy, Siolim, Goa, India
Fees: The retreat comes at a whopping INR 85000/- per couple.

For more details about the retreat, contact:
Ramyata | 96543 11639 | ramyatamurthy@gmail.com
Dhruv | 95829 58265 | andnowyoga.in@gmail.com

Contact Details:
For reservations and information:
Jeh Bajaj | 98110 63639 | jb@goavillasforrent.com
Alisha Lobo | 9158008378 | info@goavillasforrent.com

Wild Rangers Journey to Dudhsagar & Gokak Waterfalls

Date: 20 / 07 / 2017 to 23 / 07 / 2017

Wild Rangers Journey to Dudhsagar & Gokak Waterfalls

Calling all trekkers and adventure lovers. What are the monsoons without an exhilarating rain trek! And what better place than Goa to enjoy the monsoon trek! So head out for this trek to the Didhsagar and Gokak Waterfalls. These 4th tallest waterfalls are the very same ones pictured in Chennai Express and their beauty, especially in the rains, will leave you spell bound. What’s more, it also combines darshan at the Mahalaxmi Temple, Kolhapur. Be sure to carry comfortable clothing, sturdy sports shoes, a wind cheater, and a handy backpack to make the trek easy and comfortable for you.
Price: INR 3500 for the 3 day holiday
Contact: www.wildrangers.in
Roshan 9028271859 / 8007857825
Mayur 8080304123

Touxeachem Feast

Date: 31 / 07 / 2017

Touxeachem Feast

It is celebrated as the Touxeachem festival, or the festival of cucumbers / Also known as the ‘Cucumber feast’ it attracts childless couples who offer up cucumbers at the feet of St. Anne, with prayers that she will bless them with children / Apart from the religious observances there is a mela (fair) set up in and around the church premises with stalls selling every conceivable item from food to cucumbers, to pots and pans and whatnot and a typically Goan brass band to provide music and entertainment.
Venue: St Anne’s or Santana Church, Telaulim, Old Goa