Shinganapur village is situated in the Nevasa taluka, in Ahmednagar district, of Maharashtra state. The village is known for its popular temple of Lord Shani, the Hindu god associated with the seventh planet Saturn. Shinganapur is 35km from Ahmednagar city. Shri Shaneshwar Devasthan Shanishinganapur is known for many miracles that are now listed in the Guinness book of world record. In India especially, there is a great importance of the impact of God Shani which can lead to good or bad effects in one's life. He is the most feared God according to Hind astronomy.
Shingnapur is famous for the fact that no house in the village has doors, locks, or chains, it is believed lord Shani himself takes care of the village and its people and their belongings, and he would punish the sinners. The temple is unique as it has no walls or roof, Lord Shani is worshipped as a self-manifested, large black stone icon placed on a raised platform. The existence of the black stone is yet unknown. The icon is worshipped with the utmost reverence by devotees from all over the world. All religious rituals are performed by the people themselves without the need of a priest.
HOW TO REACH:
- Aurangabad Railway Station.
- Aurangabad Airport.
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