Shirdi Sai Gurusthan Trust is a non-profit, non-religious, non-political, public charitable trust formed and registered at the Office of Sub Registrar at Coimbatore, Government of Tamilnadu on 17th December 2015.
The Managing Trustee Shri N. Sivanandam is having more than three decades of Shirdi Sai devotion and experienced numerous help from Sai Baba and His guidance in his day to day life. Follower of ‘One-Chapter-per-Day’ philosophy in reading Shri Sai Satcharitra since he started worshiping Sai Baba and considering Shri Sai Satcharitra as Guiding Post in his life. An ardent reader of HH Pujyasri B.V. Narashima Swamiji’s Sai literature and contributing Sai messages to various forums and blogs since 2002.
The land for Mandir construction was purchased by the Managing Trustee. The civil construction plan was finalized with the consultation of leading civil engineers and temple construction work completed and temple kumbhabhishekam performed on 09th March 2017.
The basic aim of the trust is in two folds, first to maintain Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir for Public Prayers, Sai Spiritual Group Prayers, Satsangh and Sai Prachar activities to spread Shirdi Sai Baba’s Messages and Spiritual Teachings. Secondly the trust is planning to undertake various social welfare activities and charitable services to the needy and deserving people.
This Mandir, as the name gives emphasis on significance of Gurusthan, constructed Gurusthan under the neem tree similar to the one in Shirdi Sansthan. Currently the Main Prayer Hall consists of Baba Murti, a replica of Baba’s marble statue at Shirdi Saibaba Sansthan, Gurusthan design is similar to the one in Shirdi Sansthan. Dhuni Mandir was started on 5th April 2017, Shri Rama Navami Day with due rituals.
In order to encourage daily parayana of Shri Sai Satcharitra, a library to be set up with Shri Sai Satcharitra books in all major Indian languages. However soft copy with assigned chapter for the day is currently available in all major Indian languages and few foreign languages. The audio version is also available in a link at the Home page.
The mandir plan is not limited to the above agenda, but will have scope to include all facilities and provision that will ensure a blissful darshan, peaceful and purposeful prayers.
The trustees earnestly inviting all Sai devotees and philanthropists to join their hands in Mandir activities and get the blessings of Shri Sai Baba.