In March 2007, four of us friends, after taking Darshan of Shri Gajanan Maharaj at Shegaon, decided to visit Shirdi. We reached Kopargaon around 11:30 p.m., but as it was not worthwhile for the auto driver to take us to Shirdi at such a late hour, he dropped us at Kopargaon Bus Station saying that we could take the late night bus. Upon inquiry after waiting for more than an hour, we were told that the bus may be delayed indefinitely due to some road work.
Since my friends were going to Shirdi for the first time, they were anxious to reach soon. I was telling them to be patient, while mentally praying to Baba all the time. Just then two buses arrived one after the other. My friends were extremely thrilled and we reached Shirdi around 1:30 a.m. We took Baba's Darshan to our heart's content and stayed in Shirdi for two days
Sai always answers is devoees' appeals. We too experienced His benevolence and our faith in Him intensified.
In the end the devotee remembers Baba's words : As you believe, So you receive...
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