Tag Archives: St. Estevem

Tranquil Goa. Last evening, my friend, Sudeep Dalvi, took me for a ride in his canoe, named Bismarque The Unsinkable, after the environmental activist, the late Fr. Bismarque Dias. Our starting point was the backwaters of St. Estevem village which then lead us into the broad canal of the River Mandovi. We meandered in this […]

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An honest day’s work. Until a generation ago, Goans enjoyed some of the finest produce in the world, all of it locally grown. That situation, unfortunately, has been cured. Fertile paddy fields have now become targets of builders and their politician friends. As a result, farming activity in Goa has been decimated rendering Goans dependent […]

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Leisure, the Goan way. Scenes I picked up over the past few days in Goa.       PS: Some days back my MacBook Pro suffered a mishap resulting in a damaged display. Fortunately, a friend helped arrange a loaner external monitor. Since it is an uncalibrated display I will have to hold off doing […]

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