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  Jivaka Komarabhacca

 

Thailand

Shrine at Thevasataan Uthayaan Phra Phi Kaneht (fig.) in Nakhon Sawan, dedicated to Jivaka Komarabhacca, the most celebrated doctor in India during the Buddha's time and the Buddha's personal physician.

 

He is typically portrayed with a white beard and white hair, and here preparing a herbal medicine with a mortar and pestle.

1538'45.2"N 10006'31.9"E

 

  Jivaka Komarabhacca