St. Louis Telangana Association (GSTA) is an organisation consisting of people of Telangana origin living in and around St. Louis area.  Telangana is a region in South-Central India and forms Northern Part of Present day state of Andhra Pradesh.

Telangana has a rich history of unique culture with strong folk traditions such as Oggukatha, Burrakatha and various festivals such as Bathukamma, Bonalu, Pirla Panduga.

Greater St Louis Telangana Association is the youngest organization in town, reflecting the theme, the energy and the positive attitude similar to that of Telangana, the 29th state of India. The organization was formed by a few like-minded people whose mission is to promote and perpetuate the culture and social conditions of Telangana and people of Telugu descent in general.

"To preserve and promote Telangana culture and identity in St. Louis area."

Being the first non-profit organization for Telangana folks in St Louis , the organization will act as a beacon light to all Telangana people across the St Louis area for generations to come.

Our mission

  • Strong Community

    To build a strong Telangana NRI Community in and around St Louis, MO area and provide a platform for developmental/charity activities to benefit Telangana.

  • Community Service

    To generate resources for cultural, educational, and charitable purposes either directly or in cooperation with other not-for-profit organizations in America and abroad for the purpose of serving both the Telangana community and the community at large.

  • Build Relations

    To foster friendship and understanding between people of Telangana origin and others in America and elsewhere.

  • Social Responsibility

    Help Telangana people in Democratic reforms to decentralize for more effective utilization of Telangana resources.