Among the various Hindu gods and goddesses, Lord Indra enjoys a very respectable position. He is believed to be the King of heaven. His wife’s name is Shachi. In Shrutis we find the mention of Lord Indra. He is believed to be the god of rain. Elephant Eravat is his charger. He is said to be guide of Ayurveda. Dhanvantri received the knowledge of Ayurveda from him. Bali of Ramayana and Arjuna of Mahabharata are said to be his sons. Ravan’s son Meghnad obtained the title of Indrajit after defeating Lord Indra.