The Shigmo is the biggest Hindu religious festival held every spring in the tiny but gorgeous Indian coastal state of Goa. The festivities will start this year from the 14th of March and continue for a whole fortnight till the 27th of March. Colourful and vibrant parades full of huge troupes of distinct and interesting character will take place at different parts of Goa during different days.
This exciting spectacle is quite a sight to behold and attracts visitors from all over the place who travel to Goa to witness the amazingly colourful festivities. Exhilarating music and dance fill the air as the parades invade the streets of Goa. There are traditional folk and street dance and music performances. There are delicious Goan dishes that are showcased, people turn out in vivid outfits and there are beautiful decorations put up.
Where to Stay
MAYFAIR Hideaway Spa Resort, Goa (A trendy boutique hotel bewitchingly located between where the Sal River and the Arabian Sea meet. It offers luxury accommodation, warm hospitality and some amazing fresh seafood.)
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