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Bardez
Bardez
is the name of a region and taluka in North Goa. The name is credited to the Brahmin
Brahmin
immigrants who migrated to the Konkan
Konkan
via Magadha
Magadha
in Gangetic India
India
from Āryāvarta, in the north-western part of the Indian sub-continent. Bardez
Bardez
or more properly Bara (twelve) desh (country) means "twelve countries" (or lands). The form "country" probably refers to clan territorial limits, or to the Brahmin comunidades, of which the twelve, in no particular order, are Aldona, Moira, Olaulim, Nachinola, Siolim, Anjuna, Candolim, Serula, Saligao, Sangolda, Assagao
Assagao
and Pomburpa Bardez
Bardez
is delimited on the north by the Chapora River, on the south by the Mandovi River, on the east by the Mapusa
Mapusa
River which originates in Bardez
Bardez
itself, near the capital city of Mapusa, and on the west by the Arabian Sea. A native of Bardez
Bardez
is called a Bardezcar, in the native Konkani language. Bardez
Bardez
is the site of the legislature of Goa, in the southern parish village of Penha de França (Britona), in Serula. Other famous sites are the fort of Aguada, the beaches of Candolim, Sinquerim, Calangute, Baga, Anjuna
Anjuna
and Vagator
Vagator
villages, the hill-top monastery and boarding-school of Monte Guirim
Guirim
which was restored by Padre Luna after Pombal's devastation, the village communities of Salvador do Mundo, Penha da Franca, Siolim, Moira, Porvorim, Colvale, Saligao
Saligao
and Sangolda, to name but the most prominent. The Institute of Hotel Management, Goa
Goa
and St. Xavier's College are located in Bardez. The Comunidade of Anjuna
Anjuna
was famous as a hippie settlement. Among Goan Catholics, it is famous as the birthplace of Venerable Fr. Agnelo, one of the two most prominent Goan saints, the other being Saint Joseph Vaz, the "Apostle of Sri Lanka". List of towns and villages[edit] List of towns in Bardez
Bardez
taluk:[1]

Mapusa Penha-de-Franca Calangute Socorro Siolim Anjuna Candolim Reis Magos Salvador do Mundo Saligao Aldona Pilerne Nerul Guirim Colvale Moira

List of villages in Bardez
Bardez
taluk:

Arpora Assagao Assonora Bastora Calvim Camurlim Canca Corjuem Marna Marra Moitem Nachinola Nadora Nagoa Olaulim Oxel Paliem Parra Pirna Pomburpa Ponolem Punola Revora Sangolda Sircaim Tivim Ucassaim Verla

References[edit]

^ "Villages & Towns in Bardez
Bardez
Taluka of North Goa, Goa". Census 2011. Government of India. 

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