Sai Baba Marble Murti known as Shirdi wale Sai Baba is worshipped all over India. Sai Baba is named by his devotees both Hindu and Muslim, which means saint or satguru.
Sai Baba was born in 1835 and passed away in the year 1918. His entire life, he teaches his people to follow the way of one true satguru. Anyone who venerate Sai Baba wholeheartedly or remembers him, then he fills his devotee life with infinite joy, everlasting contentment, oversees them, cure burden, and save from all troubles.
In today’s world, Sai Baba has a large number of devotees. Thursday is dedicated to Sai Baba, keeping a fast on this day will fulfill all your wishes, and get peace of mind, if you worship him with a pure heart.
Sai Baba Marble Statue is worshiped by everyone, irrespective of caste or religion, there is no rule or restriction to revere him. Sai Baba is recognized as a preacher of self-realization hence his devotees follow a way of peace, honesty, and forgiveness.
The most auspicious day to worship Sai Baba
Thursday is considered Sai Baba day all his worshippers must dedicatedly perform the necessary rituals on this day to make Sai Baba happy. The fast in front of Sai Baba Marble Murti is not tough, you have to wake up in the Brahma Muhurta on Thursday and take a bath. Commence with the meditation, and take the resolution of the fast. After this, sprinkle Ganga Jal on his idol or picture and make him wear yellow clothes.
Then sprinkle flowers, roli, and akshat. Take off their aarti with incense, ghee, and sing. After this, offer yellow flowers to Sai Baba and listen to their story by keeping them intact and yellow flowers in hand. After this, you can offer gram flour laddus or other yellow sweets. Lastly, tell your wish to Baba and distribute the prasad among all. If possible, please donate.
Anyone can observe Sai Baba’s fast, whether it is a child, an elderly person, or a woman. The number of fasts should be 9 Thursdays. You can take fruits during the fast. You can also have tea, fruits from time to time.
In the evening, light a lamp in front of Sai Baba Marble Statue and visit his temple, and have a meal at a time. During the fast, if women have menstrual problems or if you cannot fast due to other reasons, then you can fast on the second Thursday.
During the last fast, you feed and donate food to the poor.
You can give Sai Baba fasting books to relatives and neighbours. It’s 5, 11, or 21. This will also complete your Udyapan.
Sai Baba’s abode is situated in Shirdi, here you will find the biggest Sai Baba temple where he used to reside during his days. Every year many devotees of Sai Baba visit the temple to worship him. Also, many Hindu festivals are celebrated here, one such biggest festival is Ram Navmi also called Sai Bab’s Jayanti, worshipped as the birthday of Sai Baba.