Here are the top 13 tourist attractions to see in Puttaparthi:

1. Chaitanya Jyoti Museum

Must visit 3.4 /5

1 km
from city center
1 out of 13
places to visit in Puttaparthi

One of the most beautiful structures in Ashram, is the Chaitanya Jyoti Museum, which houses all stories and incidents of the life of Sai Baba, all the way from his early childhood.

2. Sathya Sai Ashram

Must visit 3.5 /5

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from city center
2 out of 13
places to visit in Puttaparthi

The main attraction of this city, the holy abode of Sathya Sai Baba is known as 'Prashanti Nilayam', literally translates into 'the abode of peace'. The ashram has been pulling visitors since ages and does so through out the year emblematizing one of the most unique and renowned religious organizations in the world, making the town a significant spiritual centre.

3. Wish Fullfilling Tree

Must visit 3.4 /5

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Inside the Ashram is an old Tamarind tree, which nestles in its shade wishes, tales and stories. It is believed, that as a kid Sai Baba would take his friends up to this tree and ask them to think and wish for any fruit that they want to have, and the tree would give theme the same.

4. Sri Sathya Sai Space Theatre (Planetarium)

3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
4 out of 13
places to visit in Puttaparthi

Inside the Ashram, one also finds a fascinating Planetarium which on every Thursday conducts a show on space and astronomy with the idea to educate and create more awareness amongst the masses about the disciplines of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics.

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5. Shopping in Puttaparthi

3.0 /5

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While in Puttaparthi, one can shop for jewellery, perfumes and fragrant oils, pashmina shawls, books and music. One can also visit the Prashanti Nilayam Shopping Mall.

6. Meditation Tree

3.1 /5

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Find inside the Ashram, a Banyan tree that gathers around it much peace, calmness and spirituality. The meditation tree was planted by Sai Baba himself and is a silent zone for meditation in the Ashram.

7. Gokulam

3.6 /5

1 km
from city center
7 out of 13
places to visit in Puttaparthi

Puttaparthi is ever divine with the graceful presence of Sri Satya Sai Baba. Tour to this pilgrimage and feel the splendid charisma of the region. The holy place is full of features added by the legend. Though Puttaparthy doesn't boast of attractions like metropolitans, it certainly provides reasons to visit. The colossal complex of Sai Ashram is the main attraction of the town and forms a significant part of its sightseeing tours also. The Ashram has enough places to keep you engrossed. There are also a number of places in the propinquity that are worth-mentioning.

8. Anjaneya (Hanuman) Swamy Temple

3.1 /5

53 km
from city center
8 out of 13
places to visit in Puttaparthi

One of the many significant religious centre of the town, the Anjaneya Swamy Temple, houses a Siva Linga, believed to be brought by Sathya Sai Baba from Kasim, and a beautiful deity, which too shares a legend with Sathya Sai Baba.

9. Spiritual Museum

3.1 /5

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Nearby to the University in the ashram is an effort to bring different religions closer. The Spiritual Museum finds foundation in one of Sai Baba's main teachings, that is the unity of religions.

10. Village mosque

3.1 /5

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Like all strands of religion in Puttaparthi, this one too is tied is tied to Sai Baba. The mosque finds its roots to a incident when a number of accidents used to occur in the area and Sai Baba was asked for help, who asked them to dig at a specific spot, where they found a plate with Muslim inscriptions.

11. Sathyabhama Temple

3.1 /5

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Puttaparthi houses the only temple in India, dedicated to Sathyabhama, a lover and consort of Lord Krishna. The beautiful temple finds its origin to a dream that Sai Baba's grandfather had where Sathyabhama appeared and asked him for an abode.

12. Gopuram

3.6 /5

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The entry to the sprawling and elaborate ashram is almost as exquisite. The Ganesh Gate is a structure depicting conventional styles of South-Indian styles and houses an idol of Lord Ganesha.

13. Samadhi Shrine

3.1 /5

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Near to the Gopuram, one finds the Samadhi Shrine, a cenotaph dedicated to Sai Baba's parents. The morning prayers are carried here between 9:30Am and 11:30Am and the evening prayers between 4:30PM-6:30PM.

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