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Touxeachem Fest

Cucumber Fest

Touxeachem Fest is held on 29 July in the Church of St Anne. Also known as Santana Church, the Church of St Anne is situated at Talaulim in Tiswadi taluka. The festival is celebrated in favour of St Anne. The word Touxeachem is a Konkani word which means cucumber. Hence the festival has another name, Cucumber Fest. Devotees offer cucumber to their beloved deity. Irrespective of caste and creed, thousands of devotees throng this place to pay homage to their adorable divinity.

Updated on 3rd November, 2015
District: North Goa
Location: Panaji

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