Lord Dhanvantari, the god of Ayurvedic Medicine

Lord Dhanvatari

Dhanvantari is an Avatar of Vishnu as per the Hindu tradition. He is also affiliated as Deva. He appears as the physician of the gods (devas) in the Puranas and Vedas. He is largely considered as the god of Ayurvedic medicine. It is to be remembered that it is common practice for seeking Dhanvantri’s blessings […]

Dhanvantari – Lord Dhanvanthari

Dhanvantari, Dhanwantari or Dhanvanthari, is the Lord of Ayurveda or Health as per Hindu beliefs. According to Hindu scriptures and traditions, Dhanvantari is an incarnation of Lord Sri Maha Vishnu. As per the Vedas and Puranas, Dhanvantari is considered as Deva Vaidya, the Physician of demigods. Hindus believe that worship of Dhanvanthari improves the health. […]