Bhagwan Baba

        Bhagwangad is the major place of pilgrimage for Vanjaris. Shri saint Bhagwan baba was the prominent saint of the Vanjari community. He was followed by Bhimsinh baba. Currently Namdeo sanap shastri hold the gaddi of Bhagwan baba. Every year around 10 lakh Vanjari gather at bhagwan gad on Dussehara. Shri saint vaman bhau also the prominent saint of Vanjari community and guru of saint bhagwan baba.

Bhagwan Baba was born in a farmers family in Sawargaon, Dist. Beed, Maharashtra, his real name was Abaji. He was a very brilliant child which was evident from the fact that he use to top his class and soon was the apple of the eye, of all his teachers. But since he lived in a small village he could not enjoy the benefits of schooling and had to abandon his studies by the fifth or sixth standard as the school was not available beyond these levels at his village.