Facts About Goa
Capital : Panaji
: 3,660 sq km
: 1.3 million
: Konkani, Marathi, Portuguese, English
: Hindu, Muslim and Christian
: November to February is pleasant while rains
start in June and carry on till September. The temperatures remain quite
moderate ranging from 21C to 32C.
Goa India State
Goa state has much more to it than just sun and sand. Exlpore Goa, blessed with distinct charm and beauty from the rest of India. Goa state is small enough to be grasped and
explored in a way that other Indian states are not.
Though, two-third of Goa India State is inhabited by the Hindus, the Goans are more
liberal-minded than impregnably devout, something unmatched elsewhere. Goa
state is bordered by the Arabian Sea to its west. The emerald
flake city, Goa offers a unique and special relaxation for every tourists
flying or driving to India. Goa India state is not just a resort destination or a "
hippie and freaky destination" as often describe, but, it is a door
opened to the discovery of the inner resources of every human being.
Sightseeing in Goa State
A trip to Goa state is always fulfilling, if one finds one's way there toward his
self realization. Explore Goa to get mesmerized with its sunlit beaches, green hills and silvery
waterways. Goa India state has always been a unique tourist spot. The state has a vast
tourist potentialities, which are being re-discovered continuously. The
culture of Goa state is a incomparable blend of the Indian and Portuguese culture,
laced with 'Algerian', and the Goan spirit of laughter. Goa reflects a long
and variegated history through its monuments, churches, temples, forts, its
colorful festivals throughout the year, music, cuisine,
even a distinct style of living. A perfect harmonious blend of East &
West. It seems as if its here, where the east meets the west.
Goa state is best expressed in the
lines of the Konkani poem penned by the eminent Goan poet B. B. (Bakibab)
"If I am to be born again and allowed to choose my birthplace...
I shall choose Goa... because its scenic beauty
has a supernatural quality of refining the human mind
and turning it inward into the depths of creativity and spirituality."