In service of Lord Mangesh. Another installment of Faces of Goa. Chandrikabai sells flowers at the Mangesh Temple. I had to be quick as she was extremely shy.
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Goa is home to an ancient Hindu tradition, something most Indians are unaware of. Of all the Goan temples, none is more central to that tradition than the one at Mangeshi (also spelled Mangueshi), the eponymous ward in the village of Priol, deep in Goa‘s hinterland. Mangesh is the Goan name for Lord Shiva. Upon […]