For the first time in the history of Goa, the feast of St. Francis Xavier which takes playe every year in Goa will be live streamed online. St. Francis Xavier is the Patron Saint of Goa.
Live Streaming of 2012 feast Mass of St Francis Xavier will be available on the website of the Archdiocese of Goa and Daman – www.archgoadaman.org/
The Diocesan Centre for Social Communication Media (DCSCM), the media arm of the church has announced that there will be live streaming of the feast Mass on 3rd December 2012 as it is happening as well as daily novena Masses at 6am, 8:15am and 3:45pm.
During the Feast of St. Xavier, the Basilica of Bom Jesus is decorated beautifully and entire Goa comes alive with celebrations and merrymaking. Though it is a Christian festival, but all the people living in the state of Goa irrespective of their caste and religious faiths take part in this feast mass and close to a lakh of people visit Old Goa on the day of the feast of St. Francis Xavier.