The traditions and culture of Goa are a harmonious mixture of the oriental and occidental world. Dance forms unique to Goa include Dekhnni, Fugdi, Corridinho, Mando, Dulpod and Fado. Classical musicians are highly esteemed in Goa. The city has produced many famous singers and is the origin of ‘Goa Trance’, a form of music highly influenced by ‘psytrance’. All religious festivals are celebrated with great fanfare in the city. The Goan Carnival and New Year Celebrations are very famous. Fish and rice forms a major part of Goan cuisine, prepared in coconut oil with liberal application of chilli peppers and spices.
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