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The daily rituals of the temple commences at 6 am with Kakad Aarti and culminates with completion of Seja Aarti at 10 pm. The temple remains closed after the Madhyana Aarti and reopens at 4.30 pm during winters and at 5.00 pm during summers.
 
Daily Schedule
Summer Timings
Rama Navami to Dusshera
6.00 AM Kakad Aarti
7.00 AM Maha Abhishek Puja
12.30 PM Madhyana Aarti
6.30 PM Dhoop Aarti
9.30 PM Seja Aarti
Temple closes at 10.30 PM
 
Winter Timings
Dusshera to Rama Navami
7.00 AM Kakad Aarti
8.00 AM Maha Abhishek Puja
12.00 PM Madhyana Aarti
6.00 PM Dhoop Aarti
9.00 PM Seja Aarti
Temple closes at 10.00 PM
 
Weekly Schedule
Every Thursday, Baba’s Palanquin procession within the temple premises, after the Dhoop Aarti.
 
Monthly Schedule
Samuha (Group) Shri Sai Satyanayaran Puja, on every full moon (Purnima) day after Dhoop Aarti.
 
Annual festivals
The three main festivals celebrated in the temple are Ramnavami (March/April), Guru Purnima (July), and Vijayadashami (September). These festivals are celebrated with great passion, verve and heart full devotion. Thousands of devotees flock to bathe in the grace which seems to flow especially freely at such time. There is a programme of puja, music (bhajan), charitable activities and exuberant processions with the palanquin.
Shree Ram Navami
The day commences with Kalasa Yatra and holy water is collected by devotees for Maha Abhlshek. A blissful havan is conducted by offering prayers to Shri Ganesh, Naba Graha, Dattatraya & Shri Sai Baba. This is followed by Baba’s Maha Abhlshek. There after devotees get together for the Madhyana Aarti and the afternoon culminates with Prasad Sevan. After Dhoop Aarti, Baba’s palanquin procession starts in a grand way which starts from the temple and goes to Swosti Plaza temple and then returns back.
Guru Poornima
The day commences with a blissful havan conducted by offering prayers to Shri Ganesh, Naba Graha, Dattatraya & Shri Sai Baba. This is followed by Baba’s Maha Abhlshek. There after devotees get together for the Madhyana Aarti and the afternoon culminates with Prasad Sevan. After the Dhoop Aarti, Baba’s palanquin procession starts from Sai Dham, Tankapani road to Sai Durbar (2816/2817, Rabi Talkies Road, Bhubaneswar)
Dushhera
Religious festivities are observed on Maha Astami, Navami & Dasami.
Astami
Apart from the daily scheduled rituals of the temple, Akhanda Sai Sahasranama Japa is arranged for the devotes and there after a blood donation camp is organized where in devotees get together for the noble cause.
Navami
Apart from the daily scheduled rituals of the temple, a free health check up and medicine distribution camp is organized which is open to all. After the Dhoop Aarati, a soulful Bhajan Samaroha is arranged.
Dashami
The day commences with Kalasa Yatra and holy water is collected by devotee for Maha Abhlshek. A blissful havan is conducted by offering prayers to Shri Ganesh, Naba Graha, Dattatraya & Shri Sai Baba. This is followed by Baba’s Maha Abhlshek. There after devotees get together for the Madhyana Aarti and the afternoon culminates with Prasad sevan. After the Dhoop Aarti, Baba’s palanquin procession starts from Sai Dham, Tankapani road for nagara parikrama in the city.
 
 
Revered Shri C B Satpathy Ji is known to one and all as "Guruji" or to some, simply the ever forgiving and protecting father. He is an ardent devotee of Shri Shirdi Sai Baba, and for him, Shri Shirdi Sai Baba is the ultimate reality.

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