SAI BABA TEMPLE

This Mandir of Shri Shirdi Sai Baba popular amongst local Sai Devotees as “Shri Sai Maharaj Devalayam” is situated at District Court Centre, Near APSRTC Bus Stand, Main Road, Machilipatnam in Krishna District of Seemandhra State. The Mandir is situated at a distance of just 200 Meters from APSRTC Bus Stand on the main road.The Bhoomi Pooja for the construction of the Mandir was performed on the auspicious day of Vijayadashmi in the year 1994.The Mandir was inaugurated on 15th March 1998 in the Divine presence of Shri Sai Baba by elite Sai Devotees Shri Mahabhashyam Rangachari, Shri.K.V.Ramani and Late Shri.Sai Leelamma from Hyderabad. Large number of Local Sai Devotees were present on the occasion.

Shri.Lakshmipuram Vittal Rao is the founder President of this Mandir. The temple trust is taking care of the day to day activities and developmental activities of the Mandir.A 7.2 Feet Marble Statue of Sai Baba in Standing Blessing Posture is present in the Sanctum Sanctorum of the Mandir. Prior to the installation of Sai Baba Idol, a Samadhi type structure was in place under which Sai Koti Books had been placed. After the arrival of Marbel Statue of Sai Baba, the idol was installed on the earlier Samadhi like structure giving the feeling of Living Darshan of Sai Baba in Samadhi.At the entrence of the Mandir, a big Sai Baba Statue of 54 Feet height with five hooded Snake giving shelter to Baba has been installed. This Idol was inaugurated by Shri.Ramani Baba of Sainikpuri,Hyderabad on the auspicious day of Vijayadasami day in the year 2007.Inside the Mandir, there is an assembly of 16 Sadgurus starting from Gautam Buddha to Satya Sai Baba. This Sadguru Durbar was inaugurated on the auspicious day of Gurupoornima in the year 2009.

The Mandir opens at 5 AM and all the 4 Aarti’s are performed everyday. Abhishekam is performed daily to Sai Baba Statue. Sai Satcharitra Parayan on Saptaha basis takes place everyday in the Mandir.

On Every Thursday, Bhajans, Satsangs and Palanquin Seva are performed.

Daily Programme

Mandir Timings:

5:00 AM to 1:00 PM 
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Aarti Timings :

     Aarti                        Daily                 Thursday

Kakad Aarti                5:15 AM             5:15 AM

Afternoon Aarti        12:00 PM          12:00 PM

Dhoop Aarti               6:00 PM            6:00 PM

Shej Aarti                  9:00 PM            10:00 PM

Large Scale celebration of festivals:

Guru Poornima

Srirama Navami

Vijayadashmi

Social Service Activities of the Trust:

The Mandir is a three storyed building. On the first floor, Anna Santarpana (Annadan) takes place on every Thursday. Nearly 2,500 devotees are served free Mahaprasadam. This Annadan Hall is also used for Satsangs, Yoga Classes etc.The second floor is used as Dhyana Mandir or Meditation Hall.

Ongoing Projects:

Opposite to Sadguru Durbar, work is going on to construct an assembly of Sai Mahabhaktas who served Sai Baba directly during his sojourn like Mahalsapathy, Shyama, Chandorkar,Dasganu etc.

Location      

This Mandir of Shri Shirdi Sai Baba popular amongst local Sai Devotees as “Shri Sai Maharaj Devalayam” is situated at District Court Centre, Near APSRTC Bus Stand, Main Road, Machilipatnam in Krishna District of Seemandhra State. The Mandir is situated at a distance of just 200 Meters from APSRTC Bus Stand on the main road

Address        

Shri Sai Maharaj Devalayam
District Court Centre, 
Machilipatnam-521 002, 
Krishna District, 
Andhra pradesh,India..

Contact Person :-Shri.Lakshmipuram Vittal Rao – Founder President

Contact Number  :- +91 89777 36444 / +91 94403 46750

Email Address    sailvr@gmail.com

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Direction       This Mandir is situated at a distance of just 200 meters from Machilipatnam Bus Stand.

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