कृपाचार्य

kripachary maharshi sharadvan gautam ke putr the. inaki bahan ka nam 'kripi' tha, jisaka vivah dronachary se hua tha, jo pandavoan tatha kauravoan ke guru the. mahabharat ke yuddh mean kripachary bhishm adi ke sath hi duryodhan ke paksh mean yuddh kar rahe the. mahabharat yuddh ke bad ye pandavoan se a mile aur phir abhimanyu ke putr parikshit ko astr-shastr ki shiksha pradan ki.

janm katha

kripachary ke janm ke vishay mean do kathaean milati haian-

pratham kathanusar maharshi sharadvan ki tapasya bhang karane ke lie devaraj iandr ne 'janapadi' namak ek devakanya bheji thi, jisake garbh se do yamaj bhaee-bahan janmean. mata-pita donoan ne navajat shishuoan ko jangal mean chho d diya, jahaan hastinapur ke maharaj shaantanu ne inako dekha. shaantanu ne in par kripa karake donoan ko pala posa, jisase inake nam 'krip' tatha 'kripi' p d ge.

dvitiy kathanusar sharadvan gautam ghor tapasvi the. unaki vikat tapasya ne indr ko atyant chianta mean dal diya tha. indr ne unaki tapasya ko bhang karane ke lie 'janapadi' namak devakanya ko unake ashram mean bheja. usake sauandary par mugdh hokar sharadvan gautam ka anajane hi viryapat ho gaya. vah viry sarakande ke samooh par girakar do bhagoan mean vibhakt ho gaya, jisase ek kanya aur ek putr ka janm hua. sharadvan dhanurvetta the. ve dhanush ban tatha kala mrigacharm vahian chho dakar kahian chale gaye. shikar khelate hue shaantanu ko ve shishu prapt hue. un donoan ka nam 'kripi' aur 'krip' rakhakar shaantanu ne unaka lalan-palan kiya.

shreshth dhanurdhar

krip ki bahan kripi ka vivah dronachary se hua aur unake putr ashvatthama hue. apane pita ke hi sadrish kripachary bhi param dhanurdhar hue. sharadvan gautam ne gupt roop se krip ko dhanurvidya sikhayi thi. krip hi b de hokar kripachary bane tatha dhritarashtr aur paandu ki santan ko dhanurvidya ki shiksha di.[1]