Upcoming events


10th Anniversary

10th German Cultural Week Goa

November 26 - December 2, 2017

Oktoberfest Goa on December 2 (Saturday)


We are very proud to celebrate a decade of German Cultural Weeks Goa.

Read more here...


3rd Stammtisch in North Goa

January 8 (Sunday), 2017 at 10 am.

Coffee Heaven, Arpora



This is an excellent opportunity to exchange news and information about the German-Goan community at an savoury brunch served by Diana and Dirk. Newcomers are heartily welcomed.



2nd Goan Home Culinary Course for German speaking participants

February 4 (Saturday), 2017, 9:30 am, at Verna



We are pleased to announce our 2nd Goan home culinary course for German speaking participants. A professional cook will show the participants how to prepare typical and very traditional Goan dishes. Limited number of participants. For more information please contact.




Past events


9th German Cultural Week Goa 2016

11 - 17 December , 2016

with Oktoberfest


Programme and photo gallery here






5th IGSG Stammtisch for South Goa

November 20, 2016



Picture gallery here... 





4th Stammtisch in South Goa

Februar 6, 2016

There were other options on that afternoon, like Carnival and Monte Music Festival, but somehow a large crowd managed to come to the IGSG Stammtisch. See pictures here...



8th German Cultural Week Goa 2015

6 - 12 December, 2015

with Oktoberfest


Programme and photo gallery here...





2nd Stammtisch North Goa

November 1st, 2015

Our 2nd Stammtisch North Goa was held successfully on November 1st, 2015 in the garden of Café Coffee Heaven, Arpora.

About 30 Goans and Germans, members and friends of IGSG – Indo German Friendship Society Goa, chatted over an excellent brunch served by Diana and Dirk. Many of the Germans had just arrived to enjoy the new season.

Have a look at the pictures here...


IGSG Goa - Doon University, Uttarakhand : Interactive Session in Benaulim, Goa


IGSG (Indo German Friendship Society Goa) and a Group of Students of the Department of German Studies, School of Languages, Doon University, (Dehradun, Uttarakhand) have conducted a day long interactive session on March 24, 2015, in Benaulim, Goa.




Visit to Volkswagen India plant in Pune


Sixteen members and friends of IGSG (Indo German Friendship Society Goa), visited on February 11, 2015 the Volkswagen India plant, located in the industrial hub of Chakan, Pune. The plant is one of the most modern facilities of Volkswagen Group where the visitors got a chance to experience German engineering, made in India.

Photogallery here...


Guided visit of Trindade's Exhibition

On 2 January t
here was a guided visit of the exhibition "António Xavier Trindade – a painter from Goa (1870-1935)" at the premises of the Fundação Oriente, Fontainhas, Panjim. The visit was organized by IGSG - Indo German Friendship Society Goa. Pictures and more...


German journalist launches book about Modern Day Catholicism in Goa


IGSG - Indo German Friendship Society Goa  in collaboration with publisher "Goa, 1556" launched the book of German journalist Christina Fernandes "Passion in Paradise: Modern Day Catholicism in Goa" at Literati Bookshop and Cafe, Calangute on December 20, 2012. Read more...




Multinational Cooperation in Goa


The British Business Group Goa, the IGSG - Indo German Friendship Society, Goa and the Indo-Portuguese Friendship Society organized a meeting at Hotel Fidalgo, Dukes Hall, Panjim, on 10 May 2012 to discuss their concerted efforts to engage in common activities. More...


1st Meeting Science and Technology Goa - Germany


This was a very informal get together of people with similar interests and experiences. It was open to all scientists, researchers, students - also Germans - and their friends, involved or interested in science and technology with the link Goa - Germany. More...



The European Influence in Goa and the German Contribution to the Indo-Portuguese Trade in 16th-18th Century


On April 29, 2011, Mr. Luís de Assis Correia presented a communication on "The European Influence in Goa and the German Contribution to the Indo-Portuguese Trade in 16th-18th Century" at the premises of Fundação Oriente. More...


Get Together of Germans and Goans


January 9, 2011

at the residence of Margarete and Aurobindo Xavier, Verna-Salcete