When i think about the term "Shirdi ke saibaba", i feel
very happy because it unites sai and shirdi the little village he
choose to live. Shirdi ke saibaba is a beautiful combination of
words i like in hindi.Theres also a old song "shirdi wale saibaba"
.When we listen to shirdi ke saibaba bhajans and songs of saibaba
, it makes our heart melt with love on sai .
Shirdi Sai baba devotees has various things to think about , worry
about and "things to do" in their day to day life but
lets all remember, Baba himself says , if you utter the name sai
sai sai...all your previous birth and this births sins will be washed
away and you will be free of wordly pains.So i decided to create
list of words a "shirdi ke saibaba" devotee could remember
instead of worrying about past present and future ...
Make your mind remember the following
words instead of worrying about your life :
When we are travelling ,doing our works in office, at school and
college, its good to always repeat the sweet lingering words "
sai sai sai..sa sai sai ...sai sai sai..." .Its not easy to
do that...so instead make your mind think about the following words
once in a while..this will also benefit you because when ever your
mind thinks soemthing related to "shirdi ke saibaba" ,
naturally your mind will get purified and you will be benefitted
In the hearts a shirdi sai baba devotee like you, the memory of
the following must always appear ,disappear and again appear :
Thats how mind works...we think something...forget it and divert
to wordly affires...so try to bring your mind back to sai's memory.Thats
what i mean by "the following words must appear, disappear
and again appear !!
The best way to remember shirdi sai is to read Sai
Satcharita - life of shirdi sai baba book written by Hamadpant.
For some people reading may not be a habit...even then try to listen
to Stories and leela of shirdi ke saibaba from any of your sai devotee
Easy way to always remember sai
sai sai is to remember the following :
Shirdi sai mandhir
shirdi ke saibaba
Try to remember any shirdi sai baba temple
Arathi of shirdi sai baba
Dwarakamai - the place where baba lived in
shirdi for over 60 years
Diya - lamps - baba loves lighting lamps
Baba's satka - the little stick which baba
uses to do miracles
Baba's tin pot which he uses to get biksha
Samadhi mandhir - Baba's sacred body kept
in samadhi mandhir built by Buti .Millions of sai devotees have
darshan of this samadhir mandhir in shirdi sai sansthans temple
Gurusthan - The Neem tree where baba first
appeared as 16 year old boy.
Saibaba's padhukas - foot prints of shirdi
saibaba in marble kept in Gurusthan
Kandoba temple - Village diety of shirdi
people - Lord shiva
Aao sai - priest of kandoba temple Mahalsapathi
was firt to call the fakir as "Aao sai" -( welcome sai
)sai means saint. Hence the name Sai baba.
Chavdi - a place near dwarakamai used to
stay every alternative day
Chavdi procession - the festive procession
by true shirdi sai devotees when baba goes from dwarakamai to chavdi
Baba's woonden plank -on which baba used
to sleep lighting four earthern lamps in four corners.
Baba's hundi - The huge pot in which Sai
baba makes food kindly for all his devotees.Baba is so caring and
loving like a mother that he loves to prepare himself the food for
devotees who comes to dwarakamai. The people who had food made by
sai baba himself must be blessed...
Admire the photo of shirdi saibaba and watch
baba's eyes for long time chanting sai sai sai
Look at shirdi saibaba painting , statue
in sai mandhir and pray to him whole heartedly
Hum any shirdi sai baba bhajans or songs
Ok friends, i will add more ways to remember our "shirdi ke
sai baba " ...The reason i wrote this article is that baba
has said always chant
sai sai sai but in this fast world sai devotees are not able
to concentrate fully on sai because of their desires and worries.
So i felt remembering the aspects related to sai will atleast make
us be close to sai.Its beneficial for us only friends. Remembering
shirdi sai baba and thinking about the places of his stay, his leelas,
his sweet charecter, his care, his affection and humming his songs
can make our hearts pure and gain the blessings of "shirdi
I wrote "shirdi ke saibaba" many times because few shirdi
sai devotees love to call him this way !! he he...i try to add some
childish way of writing articles because in spirituality we must
not think we are matured..we must act childish..thats the way to
worship my sweet saint "shirdi ke saibaba"
With lots of love on "shirdi ke saibaba"
Little servant of "shirdi ke saibaba"
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