Dhanvantri Homam is performed to cure any type of illness in your body thereby increasing body strength and restore it with full health. Lord Dhanvantri blesses one with longevity.
This homam is performed by invoking Lord Dhanvantri followed by the chanting of Dhanvantari Mantra for health and then performing the homam with 108 medicinal herbs, this emits medicinal properties all across the air, thereby alleviating all your physical ailments. This homam is a powerful remedy to restore one’s health and helps one to recover from any great illness or physical/mental ailments.
Lord Dhanvantari, the chief deity of this powerful homam, is the Divine Physician who is an incarnation of Lord Vishnu. He appeared during the Churning of the Cosmic Ocean of Milk with the elixir in his hands that rejuvenated all the celestial beings.
When should I perform this homam?
This homam must be performed on the day when the jenma nakshatra of the person who is performing the homa arrives. This homam is to be performed when one is under the dasa of 6th Lord especially when it is debilitated or tightly conjunct with malefics.