Medicine Buddha Bhaiṣajyaguru
“Medicine Master and King of Lapis Lazuli Light”, is the Buddha of healing and medicine. Commonly referred to as the “Medicine Buddha”, he is described as a doctor who cures suffering using the medicine of his teachings. He can also be viewed as the healing attribution to Śākyamuni Buddha, as he is often called the “Medicine King” in sutras. The practice of Medicine Buddha is not only a very powerful method for healing and increasing healing powers both for oneself and others, but also for overcoming the inner sickness of attachment, hatred, and ignorance, thus to meditate on the Medicine Buddha can help decrease physical and mental illness and suffering.