Sri Venkateswara Gosamrakshana shala Trust was established by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanamsin in1956. Its main objectives are to serve as an abode for the holy cattle received as donation and to maintain them by providing good environment, managment ,feeding etc. The institution shows the depth of the services in extends to Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams which makes it indispensible and irreplaceble part of TTD. Our Youth Leadership Training Program (YLTP) transform 'vulnerable' young men and women into leaders in their communities. They become proactive 'advocates' for change and 'owners' of their challenges. We work with these empowered leaders towards complete development of their communities.
Adopted Herds / Godaan
Pedigree and history sheets are to be maintained The Pedigree of each cow is to be scrupulously maintained to forecast the production potential of each cow and ascertain the future production targets History sheets of the animals with various general management.
Maintenance of paraphernalia animals like two elephants, two horses and two bulls Arranging the paraphernalia animals for daily, weekly, monthly, periodical and annual events in Sri T.T., Tirumala A technical person in the cadre of Goshala Manager (Vety.)
Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam
receive the varthana (donated) animals mostly aged and uneconomical from farmers/devotees To maintain the livestock register for varthana animals Ensuring General Health and herd management To arrange the supply and feeding of concentrate feed, green and dry fodder and water.
Gokulastami is performed on the day of Krishnastami or Janmastami in front of Sri Venugopala Swamy Idol presiding in S.V.Gosamrakshana Shala, TTD., Tirupati. On this day, cow becomes the centre of attraction.