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Feast of St Francis Xavier Festival of Goa

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Name of Festival : Feast of St Francis Xavier Festival

 

Time of Celebration
Feast of St. Francis Xavier is begins each year from 3rd December

 

Major Territory of Celebration
This festival is celebrated in Goa state of India

 

About Festival
Feast of St Francis Xavier Festival is one of the best festival in Goa.This festival is celebrated on 3rd December every year at Velha Goa or Old Goa.St. Francis Xavier, referred to as "Goencho Saib" (Lord of Goa) by Goans, is the Patron Saint of Goa. During this festival ,hosts a variety of ceremonies to honour the Saint's death.

 

During this festival Basilica of Bom Jesus is decorated beautifully and entire Goa comes alive with celebrations and merrymaking.People offers the mass prayers and begin as early as 4 am.

 

Saint body is exposed to public once every 10th years and on this occasion pilgrims from all over the world came to pay homage.

 

History of Festival
St. Francis Xavier was revered saint who came to Goa along with the Portuguese in order to spread Christianity.In Basilica of Bom Jesus , the mortal of St. Francis Xavier are still preserved.

 

Highlights of Festival
Small fairs ,carnival , marks the death anniversary of Saint Francis Xavier are the main Highlights of this festival

 




Bathing at Sohna Festival of Haryana

Name of Festival : Bathing at Sohna

 

Time of celebration (Month) This festival is celebrated on Somwati Amavas (new moon on Monday)

 

Major Territory of Celebration Bathing at Sohna is celebrated in Haryana

 

About Festival Sohna is a small town known for its hot spring and has a medicinal properties .It is located at the top of the Aravalli Hills.The festival comes on Somwati Amavas (new moon on Monday)..

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