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For hundreds of years, the Kushavati rock art of Goa was known locally as goravarakhnyachi chitram, or pictures made by cowherds.
The discovery of rock art engravings on lateritic platforms and granite boulders from Usgalimal on the banks of west-flowing river Kushavati River, has shed light on the prehistory of Goa. Difficulty in carbon dating the laterite rock compounds has posed a problem in determining the exact time period.Today evidence of the metamorphosis in masked dance drama Perni jagor can be seen in the same cultural region.Archaeological evidence in the form of polished stone axes, suggest the first settlements of Neolithic man in Goa.The sea-god is believed to have acceded his to wish and created a region Shurparaka, which translates literally to winnowing fan. The legend further tells us that having created Goa, Parashurama brought Brahmins from the North and settled them in this land.(See: Shree Scanda Puran (Sayadri Khandha) -Ed. Thus the geologists concluded that Goa has risen up from seabed as a result of violent tectonic movements.At the decline of the intensity of pluviation in the last Pleistocenic age around 10.000 BC, the bottom of Deccan plateau was lifted up and out of sea-waters by the tectonic movements, formed the West-coast of India, Goa being a part thereof. Exploration of several Mesolithic sites of the Mandovi-Zuari basin, at other sites such as Keri, Thane, Anjuna, Mauxim, Kazur in Quepem, Virdi, has led to the discovery of several scrapers, points, bores, cones, et cetera. These discoveries have demonstrated that the region had been supporting a population of hunter-gatherers well before the advent of agriculture.
Traces of Negroid physical characteristics can be found in parts of Goa, up to at least the middle of the first millennium.