In the year 1910, on recommendation of Darvesh Shah, Chhote Khan went in Sai Baba’s refuge. On his first visit to Shirdi, Sai Baba was standing in a lane and a lady bowed to His Holy Feet. Chhote Khan, on seeing Baba, went behind Him, stood there and started reciting First chapter of Kuran as per instruction of Dervesh Shah. As soon as Chhote Khan said, “Bismillah” then Baba turned back and angrily said, “Who are you? Are you My Father who has come to inquire about Me?” Baba then abused and scolded him much. Baba did not allow him to enter Dwarkamai, so Chhote Khan sat outside Dwarkamai.
When Baba did not allow Chhote Khan to enter Masjid, Kaka Saheb Dixit and other devotees took Chhote Khan’s side and approached Sai Baba on their own accord, “Baba why are You angry with Chhote Khan, we all are Your kids.” Baba answered, “You call him a kid, he beat a master and killed him”. Baba’s words fitted well with an incident which happened with Chhote Khan. He was serving as a trooper in Nizam in the office of Mamlatdar. During police inquiry, he beat a master rudely because he did not reveal full information. The master then fell to ground in unconscious state with his mouth bleeding profusely. Thus mamlatdar asked Khan to resign, leave job and go away elsewhere. Fearing future inquiry on him, he left his job. Thenafter Khan went to Darvesh Shah from where he was destined to be received by Sai Baba with abuses. Sai Baba, knowing this incident, got angry with Khan and prohibited his entry in Masjid.
After few days, Baba opened Dwarkamai’s door for Khan when he went to Dwarkamai with Kasim, Jog and Kakasaheb Dixit. Baba blessed him saying, “Don’t fear, Allah is Sole Protector. There will be no inquiry on you”. Khan then, passed two months in Shirdi.
Khan wanted Baba to advice him on pending case of land dispute. Baba adviced him, “You go without any worry. The dispute will be settled in your favour”. The dispute was for acquiring a land which was in the name of Khan’s mother-in-law (given to her by her mother-in-law). The dispute, as said by Baba was settled in Khan’s favour and he got possession of that land.
Sai Baba rescues an Innocent