Devotees wait as the burial of Indian religious leader Sathya Sai Baba takes place behind the area, center covered with curtain, at the Prasanthi Nilayam Ashram in Puttaparti, India, Wednesday, April 27, 2011. Thousands of tearful devotees, including top politicians, gathered Wednesday for the funeral of Baba,
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Glimpse of the "Samadhi" Satya Sri Sai Baba :File Photo
" The curtains were removed after 40 minutes for the people to have a glimpse of the ‘samadhi’ where the body was laid to rest in line with the practice adopted for Hindu spiritual saints. Normally, Hindus cremate their bodies.