Sant Sanjana Sarugar

Sant Sanjana Sarugar (16th century AD) was a staunch devotee of Lord Krishna. He was born at a village in Pandharpur, Maharashtra in a pious rich Hindu family, and his father was a landlord. During his young age, he even used to graze his own cattle and would take over it to the nearby grass […]

Nityananda Swamy Punyatithi 2022, Bhagwan Nityanand Samadhi Mandir

Nityananda Swamy Punyatithi (Nityananda Baba Punyatithi) is celebrated in Ganeshpuri Nityanand Samadhi Mandir with utmost pomp and gaiety. In 2022, Nityananda Swamy Punyatithi date is July 25. Punyatithi Saptah begins on 24 July 2022, at 10.42 AM. Mahabhishek of Parampuja Nityananda Baba o 25 July 2022, 4 AM to 5 AM, Aarti from 6 AM […]

Tembe Swami | Vasudevananda Saraswati | Regarded as Dattatreya’s incarnation

Vasudevananda Saraswati (1854–1914), is a great saint and lived a simple and pious life throughout his life. He is also considered as an avatar of Lord Dattareya, and also known as Tembe Swami. His father was a noble Brahmin scholar who worked as a priest in the Gangapur temple in Karnataka. His mother also helped […]

Gulabrao Maharaj

Gulabrao Maharaj (1881–1915) was a blind Hindu saint from Maharashtra, India. He has written many devotional articles within a short period. His birth name was Gulab Gundoji Mohod. LIFE Gulabrao Maharaj was born in a village near Amravati, Maharashtra. After the death of his mother, he was brought up by his grandmother. He was the […]

Swami Samarth Punyatithi 2022 | Guru Akkalkot Swami Punyatithi

akkalkot swami samartha

Samarth Guru Akkalkot Swami Punyatithi (Punya Divas) is the Maha Samadhi day of Akkalkot Niwasi Shri Swami Samartha who is also known as Swami Samartha Maharaj. In 2022, Samarth Guru Akkalkot Swami Punyadivas date is April 28. It falls on Krishna Trayodasi in Chaitra Month as per Marathi, Kannada & Telugu Calendars and in Vaishakh […]

Sant Ramabai

Ramabai (15th century AD) was a pious woman saint who hailed from a village in Maharashtra. She was born in a family of musicians, and her father was well-versed in playing Thamburu and Veena in the court of the then kings of Maharashtra. At her young age, Ramabai was put up under her father to […]

Sant Durgabai, Lord Krishna’s Ardent Devotee

Sant Durgabai (17th century AD) was born in a village in Maharashtra in a pious Hindu family. Her father was a learned scholar and he has taught Vedas to the Brahmin boys in order to earn money for his livelihood. Durgabai was the only daughter for her parents, and she got married at the tender […]

Brahmachaitanya Gondavalekar Maharaj Jayanti 2022

Brahmachaitanya Gondavalekar Maharaj

Shri Brahmachaitanya Jayanti (Brahmachaitanya Gondavalekar Maharaj Jayanti) is the birth anniversary of Brahmachaitanya Gondavalekar Maharaj. In 2022, Brahmachaitanya Gondavalekar Maharaj Jayanti date is February 13. Brahmachaitanya or Gondavalekar Maharaj (20 February 1844 – 22 December 1913) was an Indian Hindu saint and spiritual master. Brahmachaitanya was a devotee of the Hindu deity Rama and signed […]

Sant Krishna Das | Famous Varkari Saint

Varkari saints are those spiritual people, who have dedicated their entire soul on Lord Vitthal, a form of Lord Krishna, and these saints are considered as the Bhagavathas, since they used to glorify Lord Vitthal Mahaprabhu by the way of praising and singing excellent songs on Lord Vitthal. Each and every cell contained in their […]

Sant Vishnudas

Sant Vishnudas (16th century AD) was a Marathi saint. He wrote the great epic Mahabharat, in Marathi language, and apart from that, he also wrote lot of bhakti songs on Lord Vittal, a form of Lord Krishna. Vishnudas is also appreciated by the 18th century Marathi poet Mahipati, and his poems are considered as very […]

Sant Bhagwan Das

Pandharpur is the holy abode of Lord Vithoba, and it is located in Maharashtra. Notable saints like Dnyaneshwar, Namdev and Tukaram’s holy feet touched the divine Pandharpur, and made the temple city into most auspicious. Similar to them, during the 18th century AD, there was a famous Warkari Saint, who lived in Pandharpur, and his […]

Shraddha Kamayani

Shraddha Kamayani (First Century AD) was one of the female Rishis and the famous woman during the first Century AD. It is believed that she was born in a village in Maharashtra in a pious family. She has contributed certain portions of texts in the Rig Veda (10.151), and she was considered as a pure, […]

Sri Guru Dev Maharaj

During the 19th century there lived a great saint, in a village at Maharashtra, who was later known as Sri Guru Dev Maharaj. He is an incarnation of Lord Shiva, and for his sincere devotees, he has appeared in the form of Lord Shiva. His details are not known to many people, since he doesn’t […]

Sant Sankhya | Sweeper who has become Sant

Sankhya (15th century AD) was born in a village in Maharashtra, and he was a sweeper by profession. Due to his good karmas, he got the opportunity of sweeping in a Krishna Temple at his village, but he is not allowed to enter inside the main shrine of the temple, since he belonged to a […]

Sant Kotnaka Suru

Sant Kotnaka Suru (15th Century AD) was born in a village in Maharashtra in a lower class community, and his family business was making of earthen pots. Though he was a poor person, he never worried about his family status, but kept sincere bhakti on Lord Vithoba. During annual festivals, he used to visit Pandharpur […]

Sant Bhadurdasa

Bhadurdasa was a 17th century saint, he was born in a village in Maharashtra, and he was a great devotee of Lord Vittala, a form of Lord Krishna. He was born in a lower caste, and he has done gardening job in the homes of rich landlords, and also cultivated food crops in their farm […]

Sant KaluDev

Sant KaluDev was born in the present day Maharashtra, and he belongs to Fisherman community. He was also a great varkari saint similar to Namdev, Dyaneswar and Eknath. From his young age onwards, he used to catch fishes from the nearby lake, for earning some money for his family, and in the remaining time, he […]

Sant Hari | Son of Sant Eknath

Sant Hari (16th century AD) was the son of Eknath Maharaj, who was also a holy man similar to his father, and he was a staunch devotee of Lord Krishna and a great Varkari saint. Varkari Saints are the sincere devotees of Lord Vithoba, a form of Lord Krishna, and their entire thoughts would be […]

Sant Vijja | Ardent devotee of Vitthala

Vijja was a 8th century female poet who was born in a village in the present day Maharashtra. She was a staunch devotee of Lord Vittal, a form of Lord Krishna. She spent her childhood days, by playing with the idol of Vittal, and treated the great Lord Vittal as her friend. At her young […]