Dona Paula, Goa

Dona Paula, Goa

 

Dona Paula is a village and tourist destination in the suburbs of Panaji, Goa. Today it houses the National Institute of Oceanography. There are many popular tales about the sculpture on the right of the picture, the most popular urban legend is that the daughter of  a Viceroy jumped off the cliff when she was refused permission to marry a fisherman. Thanks to Akhil.