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Posted On June 26, 2015By Akshay LadIn Entertainment, Special Stories

Siolim Sao Joao 2015

It is the feast of St John the Baptist on June 24th. On this day young men around Goa jump into wells to retrieve gifts thrown in by villagers. This celebration is called Sao Joao, one of the more famous Christian feasts in the state.alt The festivals takes place at the beginning of Monsoon season in Goa and people of all ages jumping into wells, streams and ponds. They get well tanked with feni and do this. In Siolim, the village in north Goa’s Bardez taluka, colourful boat races areRead More
It was three hours of horror, a virtual hell on earth for two Curchorem youth, one of them a minor. On May 22, caught, tried and condemned in shocking Khap Panchayat style justice, they were stripped, left in only their briefs, beaten black and blue and worse still, tied with ropes to motorcycles and dragged through the village of Cabo de Rama Watch More At:  Read More