The special volume on the 19th century saint Shirdi Sai Baba, “Seat of Syncretic Spirituality, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple”, brought out by The Hindu, was released by president of Shirdi Sai Baba Maha Mandir at Unkal in Hubballi Vishwanath Trimalle on Thursday.

In a simple function at the Shirdi Sai Baba Temple at Shirdi Nagar, Unkal. Mr Trimalle lauded the initiative taken by The Hindu in bringing out the 100-page book on Sai Baba which had memorable photographs. Chairman of the Anna Prasad Committee of the Maha Mandir Pradeep Karekar, Secretary S.R. Hiremath, trustee Gopal Kalburgi and others were present on the occasion. The special volume will be available at all leading bookhouses, including Sapna.