Shirdi is a small village in Ahmednagar district, in the state of Maharashtra. It is only 100 km away from Nashik, and today it becomes a fast moving excursion center of India. Shirdi was the home of ‘Sai Baba’, who was ‘The great saint’ of the 20th century. He used to live in Shirdi for more than 50 years of his life. He turns that small village into a big excursion site for devotees. Devotees came here from all over the world.
Sai Baba entered Shirdi when he was 16 years old. He prefer to leave under a neem tree and was engaged in a tough self-mortification. This saint devoted his entire life for helping the poor and the suffering people. His birth and early life is flodded with mysteries, and he believed to be an avatar of lord Shiva.
The whole Shirdi and every corner of it have some connection with the great saint ‘Sai Baba’. He left for heavenly abode in 1918 and till today his Samadhi is visited by thousands of tourists from all over the globe. Gurusthan is a place where Sai Baba came to Shirdi as a Bal Yogi. This Gurusthan houses a small temple and a shrine. The small town of Shirdi is full of fragrance with the devotional intensity of devotees, which came from all over the world.
The streets of the Shirdi are flodded with number of shops which sell all the useful material of ‘Puja’ and also record of Sai Baba’s life. Anyone can visit the place easily, due to its close proximity to Pune, Mumbai, Aurangabad and Nasik. The town is well developed and is also well linked many Railway Stations, and Bus Stands by routes.
Shani Shingnapur, the famous villege, where none of the houses door, is also at a close proximity to Shirdi. You can go there from Shirdi, even by taxi’s or cabs. The villegers of Shani Shingnapur have a great belief on there Lord Shaneshwara, who will protect them from all evils like robbery and theft. This attractive tourist destination is around 65 km away from Shirdi.
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