Jamshedpur, June 14: Chairman of Shri Sai Baba Sansthan Trust, Shirdi Dr.Suresh Haware informed media persons on Wednesday that a total of 532 Sai Palanquin Groups have registered today at the Shri Sai Sevak Conference to serve Sai Devotees.
Dr. Suresh Haware advised all Sai Palanquin Group Representatives to serve Sai Devotees with a mindset that “Sai Devotees are forms of God”.
This Conference was held today at Siddha Sankalp Marriage Hall in Shirdi. Vice Chairman Chandrashekar Kadam, Trustees Bhausaheb Wakchaure, Sachin Tambe, Pratap Bhosle, Trustee and Mayor of Shirdi Municipality Yogitatai Shelke, Executive Officer Rubal Agarwal and other dignitaries were also present on this occasion. Sai Padayatris representing Sai Palanquin Groups from various places in Maharashtra State and from all over the Country participated in this historic Shri Sai Sevak Conference. There was overwhelming response to this Historic Conference from all the Sai Palanquin Groups.
Speaking on the occasion Dr.Suresh Haware said that with the blessings of Shivashankar Bhau Patil of Shegaon, Volunteer Service was started at Shegoan.
On the lines of Volunteer Service started at the holy place of Shegaon, Shri Sai Baba Sansthan plans to start a similar kind of Volunteer Service in Shirdi to give opportunity to Sai Devotees to offer their services. This Volunteer Service will be given to Padaytris coming with Palanquins to Shirdi to do Seva and Serve Sai Devotees.
For this purpose, each Palanquin Group with 21 devotees will be formed and they will serve from Sunday to Saturday in two batches from 6 AM to 2 PM and from 2 PM to 10 PM. 210 volunteers i.e., 10 Groups of 21 Members each will be serving each week with effect from 29th July 2017.
On this Historic day, 532 groups have registered. These groups will be serving at various temple premises like Prasadalay, Hospital and various Sansthan Residential Complexes.
Each Sai Volunteer will be serving for 7 days. The Volunteers should serve Sai Devotees with humility and respect greeting every Sai Devotee with “Om Sairam”. They should also take care to see that no Sai devotee is put to any kind of hardship. These Volunteers will be issued Identity Cards and Uniforms.
Shri Sai Baba Sansthan will also be providing free food, Tea, Snacks and staying arrangements for these volunteers. Volunteers who are participating in this Seva should maintain cleanliness. De-Addiction oath will also be given to all the Volunteers from Sansthan.
Vice Chairman Chandrashekar Kadam, Trustees Bhausaheb Wakchaure, Sachin Tambe, Pratap Bhosle, Trustee and Mayor of Shirdi Municipality Yogitatai Shelke also spoke on this occasion. Similarly, Sai Palanquin Representatives also expressed their views on the occasion. On the occasion, Sai Sevak Registration Certificate was issued to 5 Sai Volunteer Representatives.
Executive Officer Smt. Rubal Agarwal welcomed the gathering while Deputy Executive Officer Dr.Sandeep Aher performed Vote of thanks.