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Lifestyle in Silvassa

Silvassa the capital of Dadra and Nagar Haveli was originally a small village, where Warli and other tribes resided. In the current century, Silvassa still has a huge tribal influence. The town people got educated and have advanced with time, but the tribals have hold on to their original culture.
Silvassa is the abode of few prominent tribes namely, Warli (or Varli), Dhodia and Kokna. Lifestyle maintained by the tribals is simple and colourful. They are in general traditionally dressed, with men wearing knee length dhoti or loin cloth combined with a shirt and a turban. Women dress up with knee length colourful sarees and front anchal.
Lifestyle in SilvassaThroughout the year tribals have many festivals to celebrate like Kanseri Festival, Divaso Festival and Vagh Baras. During these times the house walls are painted with Warli Paintings with men and women getting decked up in colourful dhotis and sarees. During these times, Warli women beautify themselves with silver and white metal ornaments like bangles, ankle kadas and colourful bead necklace. Men also dress up with white or coloured caps and ornaments like earrings with silver chains around their waist. The Kokna Tribal Dance is a famous art form of Silvassa, where men and women dress in their traditional dhoti and sari and dance in close formation with the Tarpha or Pavri. The whole village eat together during these festival times.

Modern Lifestyle Change

Post 1970 the industrial growth has helped the locals of Silvassa town to move ahead and accept new lifestyle. The town people have got educated and welcomed many new cultures in the territory. Modern town men have changed their attire and taken up shirts and trousers, with women welcoming salwar suits and proper length sarees. Many shopping arcades have developed in and around Kilvani road, selling modern apparels. People visit shopping malls like Empress Mall nowadays to shop.

Property in Silvassa is becoming a money- turning affair nowadays, as it offers various options for Residential Property, Commercial Property and Industrial properties as well. There are many gated communities coming up in Silvassa offering 2 and 3 BHK flats and Bunglows. Naroli road is the most developed area with many beautiful residential projects around.

Many luxury resorts and hotels are also present in Silvassa, like Treat Resort. They provide comfort staying and luxury amenities to the tourists and also give the locals access to their health clubs, multi gyms, spas and swimming pools.

Lifestyle of the Silvassa PeopleThis town also gives its residents few well equipped gyms like Fitness Point Gym and Sri Sai Nutrition, helping to maintain an improved life.

The City Municipal Council with government support has made concrete walking pavements in different areas and parks for early risers and joggers. Weekends are also enjoyed with family and friends at Dudhni waterfront doing different water sports like jet skies, rowing boats, kayaks and canoes. Nowadays people go for trekking adventures and star gazing while staying in a tent at Kauncha.

Though not like an urban city, but Silvassa has got few lifestyle amenities for the people who wants to enjoy different luxuries to pamper themselves. This development has happened due to the proximity of Silvassa with Mumbai and Ahmedabad. Many entrepreneurial developments have taken place in these fields.

Gymnasiums in Silvasssa

Nikhil Art & Dance School
Address: Patel House, Besides Government High School,
Chanda Chowk Amli Road, Amli, Silvassa – 396230
Phone: +(91)-9428823370, 9726147475
Hours of Operation: Monday – Sunday, 07:00 am to 09:00 am, 04:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Fitness Point Gym
Address: Tokarkhada Road, Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Phone: 095 86 666444
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 09.00AM – 05.00 PM

Body Fitness Gym
Address: Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli 396230
Phone: NA
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 10.00AM – 07.00 PM

Sri Sai Nutrition
Address: Shop No.15, Balaji Complex, Near DCB Bank,
Naroli Road, Silvassa, Dadra & Nagar Haveli 396230
Phone: 099 98 950315
Hours of Operation: Monday – Sunday, 08:00–11:30 am, 06:00–9:00 pm

Beauty Parlours & Salons in Silvassa

Devyani Beauty Parlour (Ladies)
Address: Shop No 4, Abhilasha Complex, Behind Asaram Bapu Temple,
Opposite Silvassa Police Station, Vapi Silvassa Main Road,
Silvassa Ho, Silvassa - 396230
Phone: +(91)-9824747318
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Saturday, 11:00 am to 07:30 pm, Sunday: 10:00 am to 07:30 pm 06:00–9:00 pm, Monday: Closed

Khusboo Beauty Care (Ladies)
Address: Survey No. 69/4/2, Village Athal, Silvassa - Naroli Road, Silvassa - 396 230
Phone: 0260-2645462, 0260-3091658
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00am – 07.30 pm

Aleenta The Complete Spa (Unisex)
Address: Ground Floor, Lords Resort, Kakad Faliya Road, Naroli, Silvassa - 396235
Phone: +(91)-9687811541
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00am – 07.30 pm

Body Spas in Silvassa

Theeram Kerala Ayurvedic Health Spa
Address: Shop No 8/9/10, Kasturi Residency, A One Building,
Opposite Yatri Nives,Near Rass Resort, Naroli Road, Silvassa Ho, Silvassa - 396230
Phone: +(91)-9913858492, 9737955926, +(91)-260-2990333, 2643233
Hours of Operation: Monday – Sunday, 10:00am – 07.30 pm

Address: C/O Treat Resort, Umerkui, Survey No 374/1,
Silvassa Sayali Road, Silvassa Ho, Silvassa - 396230
Phone: +(91)-9924141801, 9924141802, 9904708421
Hours of Operation: Monday – Sunday, 10:30am – 06.30 pm

Aleenta The Complete Spa (Unisex)
Address: Ground Floor, Lords Resort, Kakad Faliya Road, Naroli, Silvassa - 396235
Phone: +(91)-9687811541
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Sunday 10 am  - 7:30 pm

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