History of Shigmo Festival

Shigmo Festival

Shigmo festival is the spring festival in Goa celebrated by the Konkani diaspora of Goa, with a lot of pompous and splendour. This festival takes place in the Phalguna month, according to the Saka calendar of the Hindu community living in Goa. This festival is celebrated around March every year.It is related to the Hindu lunar calendar and hence its date according to the Gregorian calendar varies.

14 Days of Shigmo

The 14 days of Shigmotsav festival in Goan is celebrated with a lot of fanfare and fervour. It is celebrated in the...

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Shigmo Parade

Shigmo is the widely celebrated festival of Goa. It takes place in the month of Phalgun (March) from the 9th to the...

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Significance of Shigmo
Significanceof Shigmo Festival
The Festival of Colours

There are two variants of this festival, the DhaktoShigmo or small Shigmo and the VadhloShigmo or big Shigmo.

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Shigmo is a widely celebrated festival of Goa. It takes place in the month of Phalgun (March) from the 9th to the full moon...

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Shigmo is the spring festival celebrated in Goa with a lot of pomp and zest for 14 days. It begins on the first day of the...

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