Chronologies of Fado| Sonia Shirsat| 19th August 7.30 pm 6 Assagao

This talk is about origin, evolution and various aspects of Fado, by Sonia Shirsat, “the ambassador of Goan music to the world” This will be a journey into the evolution of Fado, its elements, its emotion and its pain. This Melancholic music has pierced into hearts universally. Join us as we unravel this mystical, melodious … Continue reading Chronologies of Fado| Sonia Shirsat| 19th August 7.30 pm 6 Assagao

Forestry Issues | Talk by Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Goa, 29th July 2019, 7.30 pm at 6 Assagao

This #mondayfixgoa 29th July, we have Mr Subhash Chandra, a member of Indian Forest Service, currently posted as Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Government of Goa, speaking to us. As head of State Forest Department, he is looking after all matters of conservation, development and management of forests and wildlife of the state. He will … Continue reading Forestry Issues | Talk by Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Goa, 29th July 2019, 7.30 pm at 6 Assagao

Climate Crisis and Goa | Abhijit Prabhudesai | #mondayfixgoa | 22nd July 2019 7.30 pm

‘Climate Crisis – How should Goa respond?’ – The entire planet, including humans, is facing an existential crisis due to global warming, resource depletion and collapsing life-support systems. With the Governments refusing to see the obvious, we the citizens need to respond to the crisis, before it is too late. What are Goa’s issues, challenges … Continue reading Climate Crisis and Goa | Abhijit Prabhudesai | #mondayfixgoa | 22nd July 2019 7.30 pm

Searching for Water |#mondayfixgoa 6 Assagao, 15th July 2019

India is facing an unprecedented water crisis, with over 42% of the country reeling under acute drought and over 21 cities to run out of ground water by 2020. With over 80 water bodies completely contaminated or extinct, with almost all lakes of Bangalore either dead or frothing, Yamuna water only fit for industrial cooling, … Continue reading Searching for Water |#mondayfixgoa 6 Assagao, 15th July 2019

Cultural Cartographies: Sensing Goa’s Heritages & Landscapes | 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm, 10th June 2019

Presenter: Pedro Manuel Sobral Pombo Assistant Professor, Visiting Faculty, Department of Portuguese and Lusophone Studies, Goa University Departing from previous and ongoing research on Goan heritage and coastal landscapes, this conversation aims at thinking the aesthetic and epistemological possibilities of landscape as a crucial element of cartographing cultural contexts and their materializations. The particularities of … Continue reading Cultural Cartographies: Sensing Goa’s Heritages & Landscapes | 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm, 10th June 2019

Our Stories of Embodied Living | Sadhana Dell ‘Arte, Merces, June 8th

TATVA Center and Thus. warmly invite to you to Sadhana Dell ‘Arte in Merces for a day and night of storytelling and listening on 8 June 2019 from 3-9pm. We will begin with a storytelling workshop from 3-6pm to explore themes of gender, sex and sexuality. The workshop will be followed by an open mic … Continue reading Our Stories of Embodied Living | Sadhana Dell ‘Arte, Merces, June 8th

World Environment Day: Swishing and Social Scrabble! at Hideaway, 6 pm

We’re celebrating World Environment Day by having a clothes swap (swishing), a presentation on slow fashion followed by a fun social scrabble where we will scrabble on a social theme. Free entry with limited seating. Please RSVP in advance. Contact 7350909391 Link – https://www.facebook.com/events/316402765925229/ This clothes swap/ Swishing is for both Men and women. We … Continue reading World Environment Day: Swishing and Social Scrabble! at Hideaway, 6 pm