Panaji – Messyduniya

About Panaji

Temples & Religious Places Crops Offices & Industries Schools Colleges Festivals Places Around Transportation Facts Important Contacts Temples & Religious Places 1. Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church Address: Rua Emidio Garcia, Panaji, Goa 403001 Phone: 0832 242 6939 This church houses the ancient bell that was removed from the Augustinian ruins of the Church of Our Lady of Grace (Nossa Senhora da Graça) in the once famed city of Old Goa. This bell is considered to be the second largest of its kind in Goa, surpassed only by the Golden Bell which resides in the Sé Cathedral in Old Goa. Read more 2. Church of St Michael Address: Nagalli Hills Colony, Panaji, Goa 403002 The Igreja de São

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Panaji

Overview CultureLanguageClimateOverview Panaji is the capital of Goa and the headquarters of North Goa district. It lies on the banks of the Mandovi River estuary. Panaji has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi’s flagship Smart Cities Mission. It is the first city in India to be built on a planned grid system. Culture Christianity is the second largest religious grouping in Goa, India. According to the 2011 census, 25% of the population are Christian, while 66% are Hindu. The Christian population is almost entirely Roman Catholic, and Goan Catholics form a significant ethnoreligious group. Language Portuguese was widely spoken until Goa was liberated from the Portugal Read more