Culture and Festivals of Goa

Goa is home to a rich and vibrant community who celebrate a host of different festivals every year. This article lists the festivals that are native to Goan celebrations. Check them out to come closer to traditions of Goa.

Shigmo is the Goan equivalent of Holi, the festival of colour. This festival involves performances by large dance troupes who perform folk dances on the road in the parade that goes throughout the place. This is a centuries old tradition.