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.


Temple Timings
 Saturday - Wednesday & Friday

9.00 am 8.30 pm

 Thursday 9.00 am - 9.30 pm
(Sej Aarathi 8pm )

Daily Arathi Timings 

Morning/Kakad Aarati - 9:00am
Noon/Madhyan Aarati - 12:00noon
Evening/Dhoop Aarati - 6:00pm
Night/Sej Aarati - 8:00pm

Let  the different faiths  exits , let them flourish and let the glory of God be sung in all the languages and in a variety of tunes. That should be the ideal. Respect the difference between the faiths and recognize them as valid as long as they do not extinguish the flames of unity - Sai Baba  


Sri Rama Nama Yagnam - Friday 20th - Saturday 28th

Saturday Mar 28 Saturday - SRI RAMA NAVAMI 
10.30 Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam

Pelli Bhojanam to all Sponsors. 

Saturday April 4th LUNAR ECLIPSE 

Visible in USA 6:15am till 9:45am
In the Star HASTA 


11.00 am Sarva Devata Abhishekam
1.00 pm Hasta Nakshtra Homam

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Apr 1 Wed Chaitra Sukla Trayodasi - PRADOSHAM

6.30 pm Ekavara Rudra Abhishekam 7.30 pm Siva Archana

Apr 3 Fri Chaitra Sukla Poornima - Chitra Poornima
Lord Chitragupta’s Birthday
9.30 am Ekavara Rudra Abhishekam

10.30am Mahalakshmi & Chitra Gupta Homam
6.30 pm Sâi Satyanârâyaña Vratam
7.30 pm Jyoti Arati

Apr 4 Sat LUNAR ECLIPSE - Visible in USA

6:15am till 9:45am
In the Star HASTA - TEMPLE OPENS at 11am
11am Sarva Devata Abhishekam 1pm Hasta Nakshtra Homam

Apr 7 Tue Visakha Krishna (Sankatahara ) Chaturthi
10.00 am Ganapathi Abhishekam
11.00 am Ganapathi Homam 6.30 pm “ GA ” Kara Sahasram

Apr 14 Tue Souramana Yugadi - Mesha Sankramanam
10.00 am Sri Shirdi Sai Abhishekam
11.00 am Navagraha Homam  5.00 pm Veda Patanam

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Friday April 3rd  Chaitra Sukla Poornima

           Chitra Poornima
Lord Chitragupta’s Birthday