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Panjim,

India: see GoaGoa
, state (2001 provisional pop. 1,343,998), c.1,430 sq mi (3,700 sq km), W India, on the Malabar coast. A former Portuguese colony and Indian union territory, Goa became a state in 1987. The capital is Panaji (Panjim). The chief products are rice, cashew nuts, and coconuts.
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Panjim

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the capital of the Indian state of Goa (formerly capital of the union territory of Goa, Daman, and Diu until 1987): a port on the Arabian Sea on the coast of Goa. Pop.: 58 785 (2001)
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Priced at Rs6,500 (Dh360), the Kunbi sarees are now available at Design Space, Rodricks' flagship store in Panjim.
This year, the grand finale saw locals and visitors line the major thoroughfares of Panjim, even as the sun went down and the heat of the day melted into the night.
Robert Sequeira received a superb pass from Rocky Fernandes before slotting the ball home in the 10th minute to put Panjim ahead.
Harley Davidson Incorporated (NYSE: HOG), a United States-based motorcycle manufacturer, is planning to set up a dealership in Panjim, Goa.
Panjim in the 1820s became the administrative center of the Portuguese Estado da India.
MUST SEE: Old Goa, with its scores of colonial MUST SEE: Old Goa, with its scores of colonial convents and churches, is just nine miles from the state capital Panjim and well worth a day away from the beach.
After all, India's annual Bollywood film festival was just starting to let its hair down a couple of miles away in Goa's capital Panjim.
And in the sedate river-front capital of Panjim, Portuguese baroque-style buildings lend an air of former graciousness, while the famous weddingcake-white church of the Immaculate Conception, with its symmetrical staircases, dominates the centre of town.
And in the sedate riverfront capital of Panjim, Portuguese baroque-style buildings lend an air of former graciousness, while the famous wedding-cakewhite church of the Immaculate Conception, with its symmetrical staircases, dominates the centre of town.
Within hours of landing at Panjim, my girlfriend and I were being treated to a beer and some interesting stories from ex-gangster Lenny.
This was a Portuguese enclave for hundreds of years and people can still be heard speaking the language on the streets of the state capital, Panjim.
21) Interesting enough, a previous version of the order, issued in Panjim in October 1679, reported that many of the above dancers (living in the island of Manuel da Mota (22)) were held by white men (reinois (23) and some descendentes, (24) and even fidalgos (25)).