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Bonderam Festival ( flag festival)

Rhythmic dance to song by Men machine Goan Band with their original composition

"render", to honor our ordinary workers who climb the coconut palm tree to pluck coconut ot to extract toddy juice for fermentation to produce the alcoholic drinks (feni)

for flag festival or Bonderam festival in Divar Island of Goa.

the lyrics are kind of fun and silly, sing along


Choi Choi Choi oh

render maddar choddta

look, look, look toddy tapper is climbing the coconut palm tree


2)Maddar choddun poi xevtto galta

On climbing the

tree he extracts the toddy juice (by cutting the bark)

2) Ch:

Sango roza, Xemai mujhea ...konga ukodlea, todi barik, todi moti .....dakta fokot ...

Tell me Rosa , my Gradma has boiled some sweet potatoes , some small, some large.


Gora na Kale na , yen cheddun konallem? yen cheddun konallam?

she is not fair, she is not dark, whose daughter is She?

2) ch:

Paus podta Oth yeta yen mazor kassolem?

Its raining while teh sun is shining , its called Cat showers


sokhan zace zall re Kanvle rodota

poder azun pit kaloita

at the break of dawn the crows are cawing and the baker is still mixing the flour

Bai gho Rosa

mogan tujhea

sangtulo pisso zalle

dear Rosa I am crazy in love with you

yen kalliz mogan

this heart of mine in love

lasta uzo petla dista

seems like its on fire


choi choi choi render maddar choddta


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