INFORMATION ABOUT SHIRDI
Here We are Providing the Informations about Shiridi Sai Temple and what are the places you must to visit in Shirdi. And how to reach over there as well.
I. SCHEDULE OF DAILY
|PROGRAMMES IN MANDIR||PROGRAMME TIME|
|Kakad Arati||4.30 TO 05.00 am|
|Darshan begins||05.40 am|
|Noon Arati||12.00 12.25 pm|
|Dhuparati||at sun set (20min)|
|Shejarati||10.30 to 10.50 pm|
|Shri Sai Satyanarayana Pooja||7.00 am 9.00 and 11.am|
|Abhishek||7.00 am9.00 amand 12.30 pm|
Note: On every Thursday at 9.15 pm there is Baba’s Palanquin Procession from Samadhi Mandir to Chavadi.
|1. Noon Aarati||11.15 am to 1.00 pm|
|2. Shejarati||10.00 pm onwards|
|3. Dhuparati||Half hour before aarti|
HOLY PLACES AT SHRIDI SAI MANDIR PREMISES:
1. SAIBABA’S SAMADHI MANDIR: Babas Sacred Body has been laid to etenal rest (Samadhi) here. The edifice of this main Mandir (Temple) was constucted with Baba’s blessings, by Shri Gopalrao Butti of Nagpur, an ardent devotee of Baba. It is therefore also known as “Butti Wada”. Baba’s beautiful lifesize idol is installed near His Samadhi in this shrine. All rituals, comprising Pooja, Abhishek and daily four Aaratis, are Perfomed here.
2. DWARKAMI (MASJID): This was Babas abode(located within Samadhi Mandir Complex) continuously for sixty years till He took Samadhi. Baba blessed innumerable devotteeshere. The Sheela (Stone), on which Baba used tosit, is located in Dwarkamai. The sacred Fire (Dhuni) lit by Baba is also eternally burning here. Baba used to give Sacred Udi (Ash) from this Dhuni to His devotees to fulfil ther wishes. Even now, Udi distibuted to devotees is from this Dhuni. Baba used to cook food here and distribute it among his devotees.
3. CHAVADI: Chavadi is located nearby, on the eastern side of Samadhi Mandir Complex. On every alternate day, Baba used to proceed in Procession from Dwarkamai to Chavadi at night and sleep there. Even now, on every Thursday Baba’s Photo, Holy Padukas (Footwear ) and Sataka (Baton) are taken in palaquin procession to the Chavadi, between 9.15 pm to 10.00 pm.