Vaidya Trigunaji was born in Barapind, Distt. Jalandhar (Punjab) India on 21st June, 1920 and passed away on 1st January, 2013. His preliminary qualifications are Prayag Pariksha, Visharad in Sanskrit from Punjab University. His Ayurvedic qualifications are Ayurved Bhushan from Jalandhar Ayurved Vidyalaya and Vaidya Visharad from Banwari Lal Ayurved Vidyalaya, Delhi under the guidance of famous Ayurvedic Physician Pt. Manohar Lalji.
Vaidya Brihaspati Dev Triguna is a renowned Nadi Vaidya in India and abroad. Vd. Trigunaji started practice in 1936 in Punjab and from 1950 in Delhi. He has been in clinical practice for the last 70 years.
Vd. Triguna ji a fellow of National Academy of Ayurveda (Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth) functioning under the AYUSH, Deptt. of Ministry for Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India and is one of the founder member of this academy. He made valuable contribution in guiding the affairs of this academy as President about 15 years.
Vd. Trigunaji was head of medical team of specialists in 1979 in the encephalitis affected areas of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal. The team established camp hospitals in these states and a number of serious patients where successfully treated. The services of Trigunaji were acknowledged by the Central and State Govts.
Vd. Trigunaji is guiding a number of organizations as President and Advisor. He was elected as President of All India Ayurvedic Congress in 1983 and again elected in 1986. President of National Academy of Ayurveda, Govt. of India in 1992. He was elected as President of Shri lndraprashthiya Vaidya Sabha, Delhi, Vice President of Central Council for Research in Ayurveda and Siddha, Govt. of India, Member of Ayurved Pharmacopeia Committee, Govt. of India. He served as President of Scientific Advisory Committee, CCRAS, Govt. of India and guided various research programmes undertaken by this council and Director of IMPCL, Govt. of India.
Vd. Trigunaji was honored of “Padamavibhushana” and “Padmabhushana” award for his contribution to Ayurveda by His Excellency President of India. He also received many honorary felicitation, awards, and conferred to Vaidya Trigunaji are “Life Time Achievement Award (Ayurved Maharishi) by All India Ayurvedic Congress, “Dhanwantari Award” by Dhanwantari Foundation, Mumbai, “Ayurved Shriomani” by Rajasthan State Ayurvedic Congress, “Ayurved Vishwa Gaurav” by World Ayurved Congress, “Pt. Ramnarayan Shodha Puruskar”, by Vaidyanath Ayurved Bhawan, “Pranacharya” by Shri Indraprasthiya Vaidya Sabha, Delhi and many others.
The Govt. of Mauritius invited as expert for establishment of Ayurveda in Mauritius in 1989. He was closely associated with Maharishi Mahesh Yogiji for propagation of Ayurveda, spiritual and transcendental meditation all over the world. He traveled USA, Canada, Switzerland, Haland, Nepal, Europe, Latin America, South Africa, Japan, U.S.S.R., Australia, Sri Lanka, Nerobi, Keniya and many other countries.
Vd. Trigunaji demonstrated scientific aspects of Nadi Pariksha “Pulse Diagnosis” in the meeting of World Health Organization Assembly in Geneva. He was awarded D.lit by Lal Bahadur Sanskrit University. The world famous Trigunaji examining on an average 300 patients daily and giving free consultation to them. He is known as ‘Dhanwantari” of present age.