His writing was so simple that illiterates understood it if read aloud to them. He took a straightforward, forceful and unhesitating approach. He used to write or dictate quickly and used Hindi, Urdu, Arabic or Sanskrit words so long as his writing remained simple. He introduced new words to these languages. Many of his sentences have become widely used the Marathi language.
He produced considerable literature in verse form in Marathi.
Shri Manāche Shlok, advises ethical behaviour and love for God and a large volume
Dasbodh, provides advice on both spiritual and practical topics.
Shri Māruti Stotra, a poem in praise of Hanuman,