Goa-Book Exhibition receives good response

Goa-Book Exhibition receives good response
By Imran Inamdar
Pajim ( Goa)

With the aim to increase reading habbit among children  and  spread rich culture of Goa ,a Panjim city based Book stall “house of Wisdom “had organised three day Book exhibition from 8 to 10 January,near Miramar Beach.

Books related to History, Culture,General knowledge,Islam  etc were displayed for sale in concessional rates and by weight. The book exhibition was well organised,.premises was divided into  2 floors and a hall,books  for kids and another for teenagers and adults .
House of Wisdom is an initiative of Jamaat-E-Islami Hind ,Goa unit,which was established in 2009.
Irshad Shaikh,member of the organising body informed that,This book exhibition is receiving very encouraging response from all over Goa.He says,Goa is famous for natural beauty,beaches etc but through this exhibition it was our attempt to put rich culture of Goa and heritage  before the world.He further said that
Every year we conduct state level activity for students under the banner board of innovative education ,but this year Due to covid19 we couldn’t organise the  exhibition or competitions at large scale.
student from Valpoi town Sobiya Inamdar told Muslim Mirror that ,Me and my family visited the exhibition with full zeal .She said, books on various topics ,novels, great leader’s biographies,women rights in Islam etc were the chief attraction for me ,we bought some books from there.I must thanks organisers for this organisation because online resources are dominating in this era ,people are getting habituated to it rapidly, but spending long time online for Educational is not favourable for us,added Sobiya.
A Panjim resident Divya K.expressed herself via text message that ,I Went to the book exhibition yesterday. It was a Very nice collection not just the kids books but also non fiction books in adult section. It’s a great initiative ,and good work spreads many fold around by the organisers.

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