Sai Baba Images
Sai Baba of Shirdi is one of the most prominent religious figures in India. He has often referred as a holy man, a saint or a fakir. He lived around the mid 19th century and his followers include both Hindus and Muslims. One of the most famous Quote from his teachings is ” God is the Owner of us”. Very few of us know about him as his early life has very few reliable sources. Some used to believe that he was born in the brahmin family and he was a brahmin by birth. Later he was passed down to a Muslim Fakir and his wife, who bout Sai Baba up. Therefore Baba respects both religions and now he has a million of followers of both the religions.
When Sai was sixteen years old he moved to Shirdi, a small village in Maharashtra, where he lived like saints or monks. He used to spend a lot of time in prayer and meditation, which is the reason people were impressed by him. He didn’t ask anyone to follow him, but his presence made the people follow him. He used to reside in a temple and later to a dilapidated mosque. Sai Baba’s taught were different from the others and he used to praise all religions due to which he began to attract faiths of all communities whether it’s a Muslim or a Hindu. Despite being his thought different people were also attracted towards him because he was known to create miracles.
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Interesting Facts Regarding Sai Baba
Sai Baba – A Great Scholar and a Unique Doctor
It is one of the lesser known facts. Sai Baba was a great scholar and was known to have the practical thoughts. His thoughts then were compared to great philosophers. He is also known as a great Doctor or So people believe. People used to Say if they visit his grave at the Samadhi Mandir, they would live happily and all of their diseases will be gone. His miracles involved a lot of living examples.
Sai Baba`s Love for Children
Sai Baba love for children is no secret and children loved him too. Whenever a family wants to give Bhiksha to Baba, their children used to reach Baba’s place wait there for him to arrive. Baba used to play with them, give them delicious food that he had got and used to tell them his story. Children like to hear him a lot.
Sai Baba`s Belief in All Religions
One of the most interesting facts about Sai Baba is that people didn’t know which religion, he used to belong because most of Hindu gods have pierced ears however he didn’t. He was also used to sing about Allah in Hindu temple and about Rama & Shiva in Mosque. He was a firm believer of ‘There is One God’.
VERY FEW of HIS FOLLOWERS knows that Baba was a determined man and he once lived under a Neem tree for around five years. Five years is a lot of time and he used to wander in the forest around Shirdi.
Sai Baba`s Teachings and Philosophy
Sai Baba left no written books or lithographies or engravings of his teachings, but his oral words were more about the legacy which was passed down to generation. Now you would see many books on his life and his ideals which are written by his disciples based on his teachings. Some of his famous Quotes or teachings involves-:
– Baba used to say ‘As soon as you start to climb the steps of Mosque Or Marching towards the temple Your life would fill with Happiness and Joy.’
– Baba Once Said ‘ If you look to me, I will look out for You.’
– Baba also assured ” As soon as you place your feet on Shirdi Soil, Your sufferings will be gone.’