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Sai Baba Shirdi
Shirdi, famous for its holy
and beautiful shrine of Shirdi Sai Baba, is a village of Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra
state. Shirdi is located approximately 296 km from Mumbai and 110 km from
Aurangabad City. It is known as the “Land of Sai”. Ahmednagar, which is at a distance of 85.2 km from Shirdi, is
nearest city and its highly connected with other major cities.
Every year millions of devotees from all over India rush to Shirdi to get "Darshan" of Sai Baba of Shirdi.
Saibaba of Shirdi lived between 1838 and 1918, whose real name, birthplace and
date of birth are not known. He was a spiritual guru & a fakir, Saibaba in
Shirdi was regarded with great respect by most of the people of India. It is
said that Sai Baba lived in a mosque and after death his body was cremated in a
temple. As Shirdi is only 110 km from Aurangabad city,
is well connected Aurangabad by road and rail.
How to reach Shirdi from Aurangabad
You can reach Shirdi by Air, Train or by Road as per your convenience and
How to Reach Shirdi by Flight
Chikalthana airport in Aurangabad, 110 km, is the nearest airport.
Aurangabad has a good national airport, which is well connected to major cities
like Mumbai, Delhi & Hyderabad.
How to Reach Shirdi by Rail
Aurangabad railway station (AWB) is located at south of the Aurangabad city.
The station has a tourist aid center to help the travelers. The station is also
very close to Aurangabad bus stand. from there you can pick up the private car,
texi or bus to reach shirdi.
How to reach Shirdi by Road
From Aurangabad to Shirdi, takes around 2 hours by road on the
There are regular buses from Cidco or Central Bus Stand to Shirdi. You can also
hire private travellers, like car, jeep, autorickshaw etc there are plenty of tour operator you can avail service from.
Shirdi Temple: Quick Facts
Shirdi Saibaba Mandir
Shirdi, village of Ahmednagar
Distance from Aurangabad city
Best time to visit:
June to Janaurary
Shirdi Live Darshan
you can view Live Shirdi Darshan by clicking the
Where is Shirdi?
Shirdi Sai baba Templet Map
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