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The Goan farmers’ bazaar will feature local honey, cold pressed coconut oil, rice, bonsai, seedlings, saplings, handmade soaps, homemade Goan sweets and more on May 5, at Daddy’s Home Special School, Gogol.

To commemorate the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh Messacre, Goa Science Centre is organising a poster designing competition for students of class 8 to 10. The topic will be announced on the spot. Students will only be provided with papers. Other materials required for the competition need to be brought by the students. May 5, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Details: 2463426/gscp.education@gmail.com

Join MOG this Sunday for the screening of  CHITROKAR – a film by Saibal Mitra followed by a discussion with the lead actor Dhritiman Chaterji on the 5 of May 2019 from 6:30  – 9:30 PM at Museum of Goa, Pilerne Industrial Estate, Pilerne, Bardez, Goa. Brief on the film: The creative eye goes deeper than the mechanics of eyesight. Blind painter Bijon Bose spent much of his life inspiring students by bringing stories to life through his paintings and idealism. His life is interrupted by a proposal to create a mural for an exclusive restaurant in the city of Kolkata, a journey that brings young strong-minded painter Tithi into his life. Their relationship unfolds through the lines of the mural, as they struggle between generations and life philosophies. Bijan’s once clear lines of artistic integrity are troubled by Tithi’s realism, as he grapples with his role and responsibility towards the life of his work beyond the brush. Bijon’s blindness never stopped him from creating beauty. And now he is asked to see the world around him more clearly than ever before. For whom does a painter paint? For those who can pay? When does a mural and the painter that created it […]

A screening of ‘Kakoos’, a 2017 documentary by activist Divya Bharathi on May 7 at 5 p.m. at Charles Correa Foundation. The film will be followed by a discussion about manual scavenging by Albertina Almeida and Tallulah D’Silva. Details: 2220058

Sunaparanta – Goa Centre for the Arts in collaboration with The Indian Institute of Architects Goa Chapter cordially invite you to the Book Release of ‘Routledge Companion to Global Heritage Conservation’ on Tuesday, 7th May 2019, 6.00 pm, followed by a panel discussion with Arch. Vinayak Bharne. This collection of scholarly articles by theorists, academics and practitioners explores the global complexity, guises and potential of heritage conservation.  The book is edited by Arch. Vinayak Bharne (Urbanist, University of California) and Trudy Sandmeier (Director of graduate program University of California).

This Wednesday, 8th May 2019 at 6.30 pm, Sunaparanta will host the screening of the film ‘Elena’ at the Centre’s indoor gallery, presented by John Menezes. Film: Elena (2011) Language: Russian with English subtitles Director: Andrei Zvyagintsev Cast: Nadezhda Markina, Andrei Smirnov, Elena Lyadova, Alexei Rozin. Duration: 109 minutes. A gripping drama about the alliance of a couple coming from different backgrounds in a second marriage late in life. He is a wealthy businessman and she a former nurse. Both have children from previous marriages and a sudden change in circumstances forces complex, moral decisions as a crisis ensues. Set in modern-day Moscow, the film explores human nature and mindsets in contemporary society. Elena won the Un Certain Regard Special Jury Prize and features music by Philip Glass.

The Cinephile Film Club with Sachin Chatte will host the screening of the German film, ‘Fitzcarraldo’ directed by Werner Herzog on May 9, 6:30 p.m. at the Cinephile Film Club, Old GMC Complex. Details: cinephile@esg.co.in

Museum of Goa is hosting an exhibition of Digital Heritage by presenting the artworks developed by Future Fiction from the 10 to 12 May 2019. The exhibition titled Digital Heritage Play Lab encourages people to explore Goan Heritage through emergent media experiences and platforms. Through a gallery of ‘Heritage Playthings’ – featuring augmented reality, virtual reality, 360 film, gamification, app design and trans-media storytelling – the exhibition aims to bridge the gap between Goan heritage and modern audiences. A highlight of the exhibition is an interactive storytelling Smartphone App for discovering Panjim, arising from collaboration with prominent writer, Vivek Menezes, as we discover the charming city through an entertaining narrative of nine of his favourite locations. The exhibition will conclude with – A talk on Digital Heritage by Avinash Kumar – Co-Founder, Quicksand Design Studio at 11 May, 7:00 PM. (The talk is free of charges and open to all) Exhibition on view: 10 – 12 May 2019 Timing: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Open to all Normal Museum entry charges applicable ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Digital Heritage Play Lab is developed by Future Fiction, a platform that addresses the future of Indian digital expressions by exploring emerging technology and builds content for the new media landscape in India. These explorations are […]

Book Fair, Games, Races, Art, Craft, Open Mic, Zumba and much more! Date: 11th May 2019 Time: 2-6 pm Venue: Garcia de Orta

In honour of Mother’s day, Goa Marriott Resort and Spa Chefs will be presenting an extensive buffet spread featuring special mother’s recipes on May 12, Waterfront Terrace and Bar, Goa Marriott Resort and Spa. Details: 2463333/9158871710.

Soul Travelling and Museum of Christian Arts is hosting The Christian Art Trail a uniquely different tour of the churches of Santa Monica, Our Lady of Rosary, Church of St Francis of Assisi, the Archiepiscopal Palace, St Catherine and the ruins of St Augustine on May 12, 8:30 a.m to 11 p.m. Details: 7378301863

Learn to bake traditional Goan bread like sur poie (toddy), pao, kankon (bangle bread), undes (pokshe) poies(nachne kundia bhakri), stuffed and unstuffed paozinhos, sweet buns, koncheche or katre bread, cinnamon buns and sliced bread on May 12, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at La Solitaire, Nagalli hills colony, Dona Paula. Details: alisonjanelobo@gmail.com/8554054640