1st  Shirdi Sai Baba Temple

Sri Shirdi Sai Baba Temple Pittsburgh, PA is the first Sai Baba Temple  in  the United States. Shirdi Sai Baba Temple of Pittsburgh was initiated in 1979 under the divine guidance of Sri Shirdi Sai Baba to Srimati Mahalakshmi & Sri Panduranga Rao Malyala.  It was fully operational from July 24th 1985. in 1993 the Municipality of Monroeville approved site located at 1449 and 1451 Abers Creek Road for Temple use , where the Temple is today.

Temple  Philosophy

 “Love All, Serve All -  Help Ever, Hurt Never"

People of all faiths are welcome at Sri  Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, as there is only one religion, the religion of love.   Sri Shirdi Sai Baba Temple provides programs to develop peace, truth, love and  bliss.

The  Temple Promotes:

SATYA(Truth), DHARMA(Righteous),

PREMA(Divine love), SHANTI(Peace),and AHIMSA (Non-violence).

We trust in  GOD. There is only ONE God, Who is omnipresent omniscient, omnipotent. The main  purpose is to reduce pain and sorrow and to enhance joy in all beings by means  of Vedam (prayers), Yagnas, Annadanam.  To enlighten the devotees with spiritual education and  through services like Annadanam (Feeding the needy, plants ,ants, birds and  animals). Ordered by Sri  Sai Baba of Shirdi Himself to the  founders.

Our Mission 

Recurring Donation

Do you donate regularly to the Temple?  Then you should  set up a RECURRING DONATION . It is very easy to set it up.  You can also stop anytime.

Fill in the recurring donation  form, sign and return by fax (412-374-0940), mail or email back to Temple.  Thank you for your support!  -  Jai Sai Ram.


Summer  Timings
 Sunday -Wednesday & Friday

9.00 am - 8.00 pm

 Thursday & Saturday 

9.00am - 8.30pm

DailyArathi Timings:
Morning/Kakad Aarati - 9:00am
Noon/Madhyan Aarati - 12:00noon
Evening/Dhoop Aarati - 6:00pm
Night/Sej Aarati - 7:30pm /8.00pm

Calendar of Events
Long Weekend Program

Aug 29th -Sep 1st- (Temple Timing 8am through 9pm)

Program : 09.00am Sri Sai Rudra Abhishekam ; 10.30am Sri Sai Maha Lakshmi Homam ; 5.00pm Sri Sai Maha Lakshmi KumKum Puja ; 8.00pm Jyothi Arati

Friday Aug 29th - Ganesh Chaturthi 10am Ganapathi Abhishekam ;11am Ganapathi Homam ;

6.30pm Sri Vara Siddhi Vinayaka Vratam

Saturday Aug 30th 10am Sri Siddhi Buddhi Ganapathi Kalyanam ; 4pm 1116(Sahasra) Jyotirlinga Archana

5.30 Gakarasahsranama

Sunday 31st 11am Sai Satyanarayana Vratam ; 12.30 pm Palanquin Service

Monday 1st - 10am & 6.30pm Sri Sai Rudra Abhishekam

 Seeking Annadana Sponsorship on long weekend $54 ; $108 ; $252 $504 ; $1008 Prasadam will be distributed to all devotees who visit the Temple on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Sri Shirdi Sai Baba Abhishekamwill be performed on the sponsors name and prasadam will be mailed.

Sri Siddhi Buddhi Maha Ganapathi Yagnam - Friday Aug 29th - Saturday Sep 6th ,2014 
The Yajna is performed to remove obstacles and disappointments, for wisdom, progressive evolution and stability.
Sponsorship entire Yagna: $1116 ; One day Yagna - $126
One Day Puja (japa, tarpana abhisheka,homa) $126
Abhishekam - $54 ; Flower Service $60 ; Sahasranama Archana-$21;
Archana $11 “GA” Kara Sahasranama $108
Annadanam- $54 
Sat Aug 30th Sri Siddhi Buddhi Ganapathi Kalyana 10.00am $54 
To find good life partner & Loka Shanthi Yagna Prasadam: Laddu & blessed akshatas.