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Anjuna

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Country  India
District  North Goa
PIN  403509
Elevation  5 m
State  Goa
Time zone  IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code  91 832
Local time  Sunday 12:09 AM
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Weather  27°C, Wind NW at 2 km/h, 88% Humidity
Points of interest  Anjuna Beach, Splashdown Waterpark, anjuna holiday homes

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Anjuna ([ɦɔɳzuɳẽ]) is a Census Town in Goa, one of the twelve Brahmin comunidades of Bardez.

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Map of Anjuna, Goa 403519

Its church, St. Michael's Church, Anjuna, founded in 1595, is dedicated to S. Miguel, and celebrates the feasts of S. Miguel (September 29) and Nossa Senhora Advogada (second week of January). There are three large chapels in the parish: the one to S. Antonio (Praias), to Nossa Senhora de Saude (Mazalvaddo), and to Nossa Senhora de Piedade (Grande Chinvar). The chapel at Vagator became the church of the new parish of Vagator, dedicated to S. Antonio, in the twentieth century.

History

Like all of Goa, Anjuna was long held by the Portuguese. In 1950, it had a population of 5,688.

Activities

Anjuna is world-famous for its trance parties held on the beach during the tourist season. Anjuna also hosts the famous flea market (Every Wednesday) wherein you can purchase many things, ranging from fruits to jewelry, clothes and electronic devices.

In popular culture

Above & Beyond's record labels, Anjunabeats and Anjunadeep, as well as their radio show, 'Anjunabeats Worldwide,' all make reference to Anjuna. In 2009, they also released a track called 'Anjunabeach.'

References

Anjuna Wikipedia


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