Gold Crown Donated to Baba at Shirdi
On 03rd June`2011, a Surat`Gujarat city-based leading builder
Mr.Sandip Nayak offered a Gold Crown worth Rs.17 lakh to Sai Baba at
He was in Shirdi along with his family and friends to offer the
Crown to Baba.
Mr.Nayak visits Shirdi every month.
The Crown made of 695 grams of Gold & weighing 710 grams is studded
with Rubies & city polished Diamonds. Prepared by a local city
jeweller, it is specially designed as per a few suggestions made by
Mr.Nayak's family, who wanted the Crown to look like a "Pagdi"
Mr.Nayak said that a year back, he had promised Sai Baba that if he
would come out of his struggling phase,he would offer a precious
gift to him at his Shirdi Temple. He said that the Gold Crown, with
its modern design
looked magnificent when placed on Sai Baba, was not too big a gift
a small token of his love for Baba and the Crown .
The wife of Mr.Nayak said that it was a once in a lifetime
experience feeling so close to Baba especially when they performed
Baba's Aarti at the Temple and that they would continue to offer
gifts at the temple as they have deep faith in Sai Baba.source: