Shani Dham Temple
Location: ‘Shani Dham Temple’ is the sacred pilgrimage where the deity of Justice, Shani Dev, is enshrined in its tallest stony sculpture on Chhatarpur Road near Asola which is 6 Km from the Chhatarpur Mandir. The devotees congregate here by covering 8-9 Km from Mehrauli and 16 Km from Qutub Minar.
Presiding deity: Shri Shani Dev
Inauguration of the main idol is done by: Anant Shree Vibhushit Jagat Guru Shankracharya Swami Madhvasharam ji Maharaj inaugurated the main figurine of lord Shani on 31st May, 2003 amidst the echoing hymns that were enchanted by Shree Shani Dham Peethadeshwar Sant Shiromani Charanuragi Datti Madan Maharaj Rajasthani ji. Approximately, one hundred Crores and thirty two lakhs Shani Mantras were recited during such pious ceremony on this sacred woodlet.
Mythological beliefs: Locales have dispersed several myths regarding this unique shrine dedicated to Lord Shani, the Hindu deity of Justice. One of the most prevalent prominent myth is that suffers get recovered from their ailments after entering the shrine’s compound. But after witnessing the presiding deity and offering oil there, the remaining inflictions get off themselves.
Shree Sidh Shakti Peeth Shanidham
- Birth place of ‘Pithadhishwar’: The soil of Alawas in Sojat, District Pali of Rajasthan became blessed and obliged at the birth of Pithadhishwar Shree Shree 1008 Mahamadaleshwer Paramhans Daati Ji Maharaj (Nijswaroopanand ji Maharaj) Datti Shree who is the Pithadhishwar of this temple.
- His journey to God via celibacy: The inspirational soul in human-incarnation ‘Pithadhishwar Shree Shree 1008 Mahamadaleshwer Paramhans Daati Ji Maharaj (Nijswaroopanand ji Maharaj) Datti Shree’ began to wander like a nomad in search of the God at the age of just seven. He roamed around northern and eastern India in the midst of that devotional journey, several seers and saints showed him the path of devotion with true reverence for winning the pious deity.
- Shree Shanidham Trust: Another exquisite feature of his adorable personality is added when he guided to establish ‘Shree Shanidham Trust’ which has glorified his name by adding one more feather to his wings. His welfare unit and its crew come into action at draught hit area, especially in Rajasthan.