शिखंडी

shikhandi mahabharat ke patroan mean se ek hai. mahabharat ki kathanusar, kashiraj ki tin kanyaoan mean aanba sabase b di thi. bhishm ne svayanvar mean apani shakti se un tinoan ka apaharan kar apane chhote bhaee vichitraviry se vivah ke nimitt mata satyavati ko sauanpana chaha, tab aanba ne bataya ki vah shalvaraj se vivah karana chahati hai. use vayovriddh brahmanoan ke sath raja shalv ke pas bhej diya gaya. shalv ne aanba ko grahan nahian kiya. at: usane van mean tapasviyoan ki sharan grahan ki.

parashuram ki sharan

tapasviyoan ke madhy usaka sakshatkar apane nana mahatma rajarshi hotravahan se hua. hotravahan ne use pahachanakar gale se laga liya. sanyogavash vahaan parashuram ke priy sakha akritavran bhi upasthit the. unase salah kar nana ne aanba ko parashuram ki sharan mean bhej diya. parashuram ne samast katha sunakar poochha ki vah kisase adhik rusht hai- bhishm se athava shalvaraj se? aanba ne kaha ki yadi bhishm usaka apaharan n karate to use yah kasht nahian uthana p data. at: parashuram bhishm ko mar dalean. parashuram ne use abhayadan diya tatha kurukshetr mean jakar bhishm ko lalakara.

bhishm-parashuram yuddh

parashuram bhishm ke guru rahe the. adarapoorvak unhean pranam kar donoan ka yuddh praanrabh hua. kabhi parashuram moorchchhit ho jate, kabhi bhishm. ek bar moorchchha mean bhishm rath se girane lage to unhean ath brahmanoan ne adhar mean apani bhujaoan par rok liya ki ve bhoomi par n girean. unaki mata ganga ne rath ko tham liya. brahmanoan ne pani ke chhiante dekar unhean nirbhay rahane ka adesh diya. us rat athoan brahmanoan (asht vasuoan) ne svapn mean darshan dekar bhishm se abhay rahane ke lie kaha tatha yuddh mean prayukt karane ke lie 'svap' namak astr bhi pradan kiya. vasuoan ne kaha ki poorvajanm mean bhishm usaki prayog-vidhi janate the, at: anayas hi 'svap' ka prayog kar leange tatha parashuram isase anabhijn haian. agale din ranakshetr mean pahuanchakar gat anek divasoan ke kramanusar donoan ka yuddh praranbh hua. bhishm ne 'svap' namak astr ka prayog karana chaha, kiantu narad adi devataoan ne tatha mata ganga ne bich mean p dakar donoan ka yuddh rukava diya. unhoanne kaha ki yuddh vyarth hai, kyoanki donoan paraspar avadhy haian. parashuram ne aanba se usaki pratham ichchha poori n kar pane ke karan kshama-yachana ki tatha doosari koee ichchha janani chahi.