Museum Week celebrated at Adil Shah Palace

The Directorate of Museums celebrated Museum Week at Adil Shah Palace. A feature of this week was a photography exhibition which consisted of houses belonging to renowned Goan personalities who have passed away. Some of them belonged to Abbe Faria, TB Cunha, Antonio Francisco Xavier Alvares, Kesarbai Kerkar, Malbarao Sardesai, Juliao Menezes,  St Joseph Vaz, Dada Vaidya, Dharmanand Kosambi, and more. There were lectures based on this topic as well as a painting competition for students. Director of the Goa State Museum, Radha Bhave, revealed that it was a tough task to find out about the houses, locate them, and get the pictures. The houses had different styles such as Portuguese and Goan.