Festivals

    The three main festivals are celebrated in Shirdi Sai Baba Temple at Mandiapali. They are Ramnavami (March / April), Guru Purnima (July),and Vijayadashami (September). These festivals are celebrated with great passion, verve and heartfulness. There is a programme of puja, music (bhajan) public parayana (reading of scriptures and devotional texts) and exuberant processions with the palanquin and the Rath (cart). Printed programmes with full details are available at the Temple Office.

    Thousands of Devotees come to the temple for Baba's blessing during the festival. The temple is decorated with flowers and light. Prasad is distributed to one and all.