एलापत्र नाग

elapatr ek balishth sarp tha, jo kadroo ke hazar phan vale hazar putroan mean se ek tha.[1]

  • ek any elapatr sarp ka ullekh bhagavat puran, brahmandapuran, matsy puran, vishnu puran mean bhi hua hai, jisake anusar yah hazar phan vala ek nag hai, jo shravan mas mean soory ke rath ke sath rahata hai.[2]


mahabharat adi parv[3] ke anusar, maharshi shaunak ji ne kaha- "sootanandan! sarpoan ko unaki mata se aur vinata devi ko unake putr se jo shap prapt hua tha, usaka karan apane bata diya. kadroo aur vinata ko unake pati kashyap ji se jo var mile the, vah katha bhi kah sunayi tatha vinata ke jo donoan putr pakshi roop mean prakat hue the, unake nam bhi apane bataye haian. kiantu sootaputr! ap sarpoan ke nam nahian bata rahe haian. yadi sabaka nam batana sambhav n ho, to unamean jo mukhy-mukhy sarp haian, unhian ke nam ham sunana chahate haian."


ugrashrava ji ne kaha- "tapodhan! sarpoan ki sankhya bahut hai; atah un sabake nam to nahian kahooanga, kiantu unamean jo mukhy-mukhy sarp haian, unake nam mujhase suniye. nagoan mean sabase pahale shesh ji prakat hue haian. tadanantar vasuki nag, airavat, takshak, karkotak, dhananjay, kaliy, maninag, apooran, pinajarak, elapatr, vamananil, anil, kalmash, shabal, aryak nag, ugrak nag, kalashapotak, sumanakhy nag, dadhimukh, vimalapindak nag, apt, karkotak (dvitiy), shankh, valishikh, nishtanak, hemaguh nag, nahush, piangal nag, bahmakarn, hastipad, mudrarapindak, kambal, ashvatar nag, kaliyak nag, vritt nag, sanvatark, pahm (pratham), pahm (dvitiy), shankhamukh, kooshmandak nag, kshemak, pindarak nag, karavir, pushpadanshtr nag, bilvak, bilvapandur, mooshakad, shankhashira nag, poornabhadr nag, haridrak, aparajit, jyotik nag, shrivah nag, kauravy, dhritarashtr, parakrami shankhapind, viraja, subahu, viryavan shalipind, hastipind nag, pitharak nag, sumukh, konapashan nag, kuthar nag, kuanjar, prabhakar, kumud, kumudaksh nag, tittiri nag, halik nag, mahanag kardam, bahumoolak, karkar nag, akarkar, kundodar aur mahodar- ye nag utpann hue.


tika tippani aur sandarbh

pauranik kosh |lekhak: rana prasad sharma |prakashak: jnanamandal limited, varanasi |sankalan: bharat diskavari pustakalay |prishth sankhya: 74 |

  1. brahmandapuran 3.7.34
  2. bhagavat puran 12.11.37, brahmandapuran 2.23.9, matsy puran 6.40, vishnu puran 2.10.9
  3. mahabharat adi parv adhyay 35 shlok 1-19