Kushawati River originates from Nundem
in Sanguem taluk of South Goa District
. It then flows through villages such as Cazur
, Zambaulim and Danollem, before entering the Quepem taluk
. It finally merges with the Zuari River
at Xelvon village.
The famous Shri Damodar Temple at Zambaulim is situated on the banks of this river. The river is considered to have great healing powers and devotees take bath at Zambaulim to get rid of bodily ills.