Religious in Old Goa

Feast of St Francis Xavier

A celebration of Goa’s patron saint; held once every decade (the next one is 2024). The saint’s body is carried through Old Goa’s streets.
Religious in Old Goa

Procession of All Saints

On the fifth Monday in Lent, this is the only procession of its sort outside Rome, whereby 30 statues of saints are paraded around Old Goa and neighbouring villages.