By ISKCON Coimbatore
“Goloka Goshala” was inaugurated at ISKCON Coimbatore temple premises on 27th November 2016, for the pleasure of Their Lordships Jagannath, Baladeva and Subhadra Devi, by the chief guest, Sri S.P. Velumani. Hon. Minister of Tamilnadu Municipal Administration, in the auspicious presence of HH Bhakti Vinoda Swami Maharaj, Temple President and Zonal Secretary of ISKCON.
A special plaque marking the occasion was also unveiled by the chief guest. The inauguration function was graced by the presence of special dignitaries like Sri.P.Nagarajan (Member of Parliament),Sri.P.R.G.Arunkumar( MLA, North Coimbatore), Sri.V.C Arukutti (MLA, Kavundampalayam constituency)and other VIPs. Three healthy cows and a bull were donated to the temple by devotees. HH Bhakti Vinoda Swami Maharaj named the cows as Ganga, Yamuna, Surabhi and the bull as Sudhama.
While addressing the audience, Minister Sri S.P.Velumani appreciated the efforts of ISKCON in spreading the message of love and peace in the society through various programmes and services. HH Bhakti Vinoda Swami Maharaj enlightened the audience on the importance of worshiping the cows and protecting them. The programme ended with kirtan and prasadam distribution.
ISKCON Coimbatore is offering several seva opportunities for the devotees to serve the cows through the various Go Raksha donation schemes.