Prati Shirdi is situated off old Bombay-Pune highway, around 32 Km from Pune. For your convenience I have added Location and direction map to Prai Shirdi Temple from Pune at end of my blog post.
There is Gurusthan at the temple entrance with Neem Tree at the center.
The temple layout, Gabhara, Samadhi, Sai moorti will makes you feel as if you are at Shirdi.
Dwarkamai at Shirgaon holds Sai Dhuni which is enlightened 24×7.
Chawadi at the back is built in the same fashion. Also Abhishek and Arti’s done at the temple with the same schedule as Shirdi.
There are annual festivals like Sthapana Divas, Guru Poornima, Ram Navami, Dasara which are celebrated by 1000’s of devotees since 2003.
Establishment of Sai Temple, Shirgaon
11 June 2003 by Mr Prakash Keshavrao Deole. Miraculously completed complete construction in mere nine months with the blessings of Shri Saiababa.
Prati Shirdi Prasad timings
12 noon to 3.30 pm at nominal charge of Rs.25 per person
Schedule of Daily Programs
- Kakad Arti – 05:15 am
- Maha Abhishek – 07:00 am
- Noon Arti – 12:00 Noon
- Dhup Arti – 06:15 pm
- Shej Arti – 10:00 pm
Prati Shirdi Temple remains closed from 10:30pm to 5:00 am
Look at the beautiful entrance gate for the temple
Prasad is available from 12 noon & the Anna Chatralaya can easily accommodate over 200 devotees at a time .. just look at the photo below to get an idea.
As on now the photography inside the premises is not allowed, hence I could not capture them from inside, however some previous photographs are available on
1) Their official website Prati-Shirdi Sai Baba Temple – Shirgaon, Pune प्रती शिर्डी
2) SaiPrema’s Blog
But both websites show old pictures, may be at least the official website should show the recent photographs !
Location on Google Maps for Prati-Shirdi Sai Baba Temple – Shirgaon, Pune
Distance from Pune to Prati Shirdi Shirgaon is 43 kms, see directions map below,