Bao Sheng Da Di (Po Seng Tai Te in Hokkien) is the God of Medicine worshiped in Chinese folk religion and Taoism. He is very popular in Fujian, Taiwan and the Chinese communities in Southeast Asia.
Bao Sheng Da Di (Great Emperor of Life Protection), originally called Wu Tao(吴夲) or Wu Ben(吳本), was born in Fujian Province during the Song dynasty in 979. He was a skilled doctor and Taoist practitioner who was credited with performing medical miracles. He was worshiped as a deity after he died in 1036.
His birthday is celebrated on the fifteen day of the third lunar month.