Priol

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Priol
Puranjol
village
Priol is located in Goa
Priol
Priol
Priol is located in India
Priol
Priol
Location in Goa, India
Coordinates: 15°25′N 73°59′E / 15.417°N 73.983°E / 15.417; 73.983Coordinates: 15°25′N 73°59′E / 15.417°N 73.983°E / 15.417; 73.983
Country  India
State Goa
District North Goa
Languages
 • Official Konkani
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration GA
Website goa.gov.in

Priol is a village in central Goa, in western India.

It is situated in Ponda Taluka, north of the city of Ponda. The Mangueshi Temple is located northwest of the village.

From Mardol Priol is around 2 km, Mardol is on Panaji-Ponda highway. It is 7 km from Ponda or 22 km from Panaji.

The main location in Priol is a junction where you find Betal temple, Milk society, Primary school, etc.

The famous Kelekar family is from Priol and their famous ancestral KELEKAR HOUSE is located near Betal Temple. Another Kelekar House is situated at Nagar near Village Panchayat, which was constructed in the year 1937 by father of writer, Ravindra Kelekar.

Main festivals celebrated in Priol are Ganesh, Dashehera, Diwali, Shigmotsava, Padwa.

Main sports of the village are Cricket and Volleyball.