शाख (कार्तिकेय मूर्ति)

Disamb2.jpg shakh ek bahuvikalpi shabd hai any arthoan ke lie dekhean:- shakh (bahuvikalpi)

shakh ka ullekh hindoo pauranik granth mahabharat mean hua hai. 'mahabharat adi parv' ke anusar yah kumar kartikey ki ek moorti thi.

'mahabharat shaly parv'[1] mean kumar kartikey ka prakaty aur unake abhishek ka varnan hai. yahaan ullekh milata hai ki brihaspati ne balak kartikey ke jatakarm adi sanskar kiye aur char svaroopoan mean abhivyakt hone vala ved hath jo dakar unaki seva mean upasthit hua. asankhy devi-devata balak ke darshanarth aye hue the.

balak hone par bhi balashali evan mahan yogabal se sampann kumar trishool aur pinak dharan karane vale deveshvar bhagavan shiv ki or chale. unhean ate dekhakar brahmi, maheshvari, vaishnavi, kaumari, indrani, varahi tatha chamunda-ye sat matrikaean aur bhagavan shankar, giriraj nandini uma, ganga aur agnidev ke man mean yah sankalp utha ki dekhean yah balak pita-mata ka gaurav pradan karane ke liye pahale kisake pas jata hai? kya yah mere pas ayega? yah prashn un sabake man mean utha. tab un sabake abhipray ko lakshy karake kumar ne ek hi sath yogabal ka ashray le apane anek sharir bana liye. tadanantar prabhavashali bhagavan skand kshan bhar mean char roopoan mean prakat ho gaye. pichhe jo unaki moortiyaan prakat hueean, unaka nam kramashah shakh, vishakh aur naigamey hua. is prakar apane apako char svaroopoan mean prakat karake adabhut dikhayi dene vale prabhavashali bhagavan skand jahaan rudr the, udhar hi gaye. 'vishakh' us or chal diye, jis or girirajanandini uma devi baithi thian. vayumoorti 'bhagavan shakh' agni ke pas aur agnituly tejasvi 'naigamey' ganga ji ke nikat gaye.[2]


tika tippani aur sandarbh

mahabharat shabdakosh |lekhak: es. pi. paramahans |prakashak: dilli pustak sadan, dilli |sankalan: bharat diskavari pustakalay |prishth sankhya: 105 |

  1. mahabharat shaly parv adhyay 44 shlok 1-19
  2. mahabharat shaly parv adhyay 44 shlok 20-40