Ashwini Kumar is the Lord of the Ashwini Nakshatra. Person born in this Nakshatra, however, does not face health related problems but if they are born between 2.00° to 3.00°, they may have problems related to migraine and heart. For worshipping the lord of the nakshatra one should take the soil from both banks of a sacred river or water hole and construct an imaginative idol. Make seven swastikas out of wheat flour. Worship this idol with white sandalwood, white flowers, five flags made of five colours, five lamps and camphor. Pray to Lord Ashwini and offer jaggery and sesame seeds. Perform homa with barley, butter and twigs of root of chichri, while reciting the following mantra for hundred and eight times.
Om Ashwina tejsa chakshu pranenan saraswati viryyam
vachandro balnendraye dhdhuriindryam om ashwani kumarabhyam namah