2007

March 2007 : Saving Old GMC in collaboration with other heritage lovers

  • Members Prajal Sakhardande and Heta Pandit spoke at a meeting to protest against the turning of the historic old GMC building (yes, the same building that was to become a high rise car park in 2003!) into a shopping mall
  • The plan has been put on the back burner for now

May 2007 : Documenting Goa’s unique Kaavi art with help from Fundação Oriénte

  • With support from Fundação Oriénte, the group was able to study and document six temples in Goa that boast of Goa’s unique kaavi art form
  • The documentation will now form the basis of a restoration plan for the much abused and neglected monuments

November 2007 : Goa’s first heritage map with a little help from our friends

  • With a little help from Members Reboni Saha, Dean D’Cruz, Prajal Sakhardande and Rohit Phalgaonkar and Leroy Mario Veloso and Prashant Pednekar, we were able to put a map together of heritage sites and villages inGoa
  • The map was attached to Parmal Vol 6 and distributed free of cost

“Parmal- the fragrance of Goan heritage” Vol 6 is published and released in November 2007

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