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The image of Shirdi Sai Baba installed

Thursday 27 February marked the Mahashivaratri, the great night of Shiva. On this auspicious day, the white marble statue of Shirdi Sai Baba was placed in the temple. In August, it will be consecrated by Swami Gopala Krishna.

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On this blog I regularly write a story about Shirdi Sai Baba and related issues. This way I share what I have learned from him to readers. Tot nu toe is er hier echter geen mogelijkheid geweest voor … Continue reading

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The marble statue of Shirdi Sai Baba is finished!

After a long time of carving, sanding and polishing finally the marble statue of Shirdi Sai Baba is finished. If you are not aware how I came to carve this statue, read the story here (under the heading "First … Continue reading

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Gurupurnima: Guru and disciple

On Monday the 22 July 2013 it is Gurupurnima: the day the Guru is honored. In the village of Shirdi it was Shirdi Sai Baba himself who gave rise to the celebration of this feast: The first celebration of Gurpurnima Shirdi Baba … Continue reading

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15 October 1918: the passing of Shirdi Sai Baba (2)

The last days (from: Zeven dagen Shirdi Sai) (vervolg van deel 1) …Voorafgaand aan Vijayadashami had Baba gedurende een lange periode de stilte bewaard. On the feast day itself, the disciples came in large numbers for Baba's darshan. Toen die middag de arathiContinue reading

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15 October 1918: the passing of Shirdi Sai Baba (1)

The last days (from: Zeven dagen Shirdi Sai) …Shirdi Sai Baba's health deteriorated increasingly, and the news that he would be leaving his body spread rapidly into the far periphery. The devotees read scriptures, deelden voedselContinue reading

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The significance of Vijayadashami

De betekenis van Vijayadashami uit een lezing van Sathya Sai Baba (vertaling uit ‘Zeven dagen Shirdi Sai‘) Vijayadashami is the last day of the ten-day Dasharafeest. The word Dashara is derived from the Sanskrit words dasha (ten) a hara … Continue reading

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