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Basically a religious tourist center, Shirdi is a small town in Mahrashtra. There are several places of tourist attractions in Shirdi, but it is the shrine of Sai Baba that is the hub of activity. Thousands of pilgrims flock to Shirdi to see Baba each year.

The town of Shirdi in Maharashtra is famous for the Saibaba Temple. Through out the year, the town is visited by thousands of devotees. Shirdi also offer natural scenery. Like other hotels in India, here at Shirdi, tourists can find both Luxury Shirdi Hotels as well as cheap Shirdi Hotels that suiting various budgets.

Attractions of Shirdi

Samadhi Mandir
This temple is built with stones and the shrine of Baba is built with white marble stones. There are two silver pillars in front of the Samadhi. Sai Baba's auspicious statue is made of Italian marble. This idol was made by late Balaji Vasant. Every Thursday and on each festival, a palkhi with Baba's photo is taken out from the temple.

Shri Sai Baba came to Shirdi with a marriage procession. He stayed at Dwarkamai till very end of his life. Dwarkamai is situated on the right side of the entrance of Samadhi Mandir. Here he solved problems of the people, cured their sickness and worries. Before Baba's arrival in Shirdi, Dwarkamai was an old mosque in a dilapidated condition. Baba turned it into Dwarkamai and proved that God is one.

Sai Baba first came to Shirdi in the form of Bal Yogi - a child ascetic. He was first spotted seated under a Neem tree. This place came to be known as Gurusthan. The renovation of Gurusthan was made on 30th September, 1941. The present temple was built after this period. There is a small shrine in Gurusthan. On an elevated platform of this shrine a big portrait of Baba is placed. On the side is a marble statue of Baba. In front of the portrait are a Shivling and the Nandi. Photos of twelve Jyotirlingas are kept in the temple. The branches of the Neem tree have come out through the roof of the temple.

Baba's Chavadi
Baba used to sleep here every alternate day. The Chavadi is divided into two parts. One part of the Chavadi has a large portrait of Baba along with a wooden bed and a white belonging to him.

Lendi Baug
At some distance from Gurustahan there is a Lendi Baug. This Baug was made and watered daily by Baba himself. Baba used to come here every morning and afternoon and take rest under a Neem Tree.

Khandoba Mandir
This temple is situated on the main road. In this temple there are icons of Khandoba, Banai and Mhalsai.

Shirdi Hotels

Tourists can find ample budget hotels in Shirdi with discount deals on travel. Cheap Shirdi hotels reservations can be made in advance to book cheap Shirdi hotels rooms in order to make your trip more economical. Hotels in Shirdi cater to all your needs in order to make your experience unforgettable.

Hotels in Shirdi are available in almost all the categoriesi. Deluxe Shirdi Hotels offer lavish accommodation. The First Class Shirdi Hotels are also there to cater to your needs for luxury and comfort and this come at cheaper rate than the Deluxe Hotels in Shirdi. For Budget seekers, there are low prices economy Shirdi hotels. Shirdi Hotels offer some of the best vegetarian dishes in tune with the pious environment of the place. The business travelers are also served best with conferencing facilities, modern audio visual aids, fax and copier. The tourists can choose from travel desk, swimming pool, health club or rooms for indoor games for recreation.

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