Diwali or Deepawali is a Festival of Lights that is celebrated with much joy and enthusiasm by Hindus all over the world. It is a time for cleaning the houses, getting together with neighbors, family, and friends. Diwali is a time to share sweets with each other and remember that the light of God always triumphs over darkness.
The festival starts with Dhanteras by worshipping Lord Dhanvantari on November 2nd, 2021. Lord Dhanvantri is the divine physician and teacher of Ayurveda.
According to legend, he materialized into being during the churning of the cosmic ocean of milk to save the celestial beings from diseases, sorrows and provide them with a long and healthy life.
Lord Dhanvantari is worshipped by Ayurveda Practitioners all across India as well as by other people for a healthy physique and a long life.