Shirdi is located in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. It is also known as land of Sri Sai Baba. It is believed Sai Baba came to this village at the age of 16 to attend a wedding part and stayed there after.
Sai Baba is very famous saints in India and across the globe. He had no love for perishable things and his sole concern was self-realization. He taught a moral code of love, forgiveness, helping others, charity, contentment, inner peace, and devotion to God and guru. Sai Baba’’s teachings combined elements of Hinduism and Islam.
After the reign of Sai Baba a beautiful shrine was built over the Samadhi of Baba in 1922 to carry out the service of Shri Sai Baba. After which there is an incredible increase in the number of devotes visiting Shirdi year on year. It is also the 2nd richest temple in India after Tirupati.