नरसी मेहता

narasi mehata
narasi mehata
poora nam narasi mehata
any nam narasianh mehata
janm 1414 ee.
janm bhoomi talaja gram, joonagadh, gujarat
mrityu 1480 ee.
karm bhoomi bharat
mukhy rachanaean ‘sudama charit’, ‘govind gaman’, ‘chaturiyo’, ‘surat sangram’, ‘shrriangar mala’, ‘vansatanapado’, ‘krishn janmana pado’ adi.
bhasha gujarati
prasiddhi krishn bhakt kavi
nagarikata bharatiy
any janakari narasi mehata har samay krishn ki bhakti mean tallin rahate the. chhuachhoot ve nahian manate the aur harijanoan ki basti mean jakar unake sath kirtan kiya karate the. isase biradari ne unaka bahishkar tak kar diya tha, par ve apane mat se dige nahian.

narasi mehata athava narasianh mehata (aangrezi:Narsinh Mehta, janm- 1414 ee. joonagadh, mrityu- 1480 ee.) gujarati bhakti sahity ke shreshthatam kavi the. unake krititv aur vyaktitv ki mahatta ke anuroop sahity ke itihas granthoan mean "narasianh-mira-yug" nam se ek svatantr kavyakal ka nirdharan kiya gaya hai, jisaki mukhy visheshata bhavapravan krishn ki bhakti se anuprerit padoan ka nirman hai. padapraneta ke roop mean gujarati sahity mean narasi ka lagabhag vahi sthan hai, jo hindi mean mahakavi sooradas ka hai.

jivan parichay

gujarati sahity ke adi kavi sant narasi mehata ka janm 1414 ee. mean joonagadh ke nikat talaja gram mean ek nagar brahman parivar mean hua tha. mata-pita ka bachapan mean hi dehaant ho gaya tha. isalie apane chachere bhaee ke sath rahate the. adhikatar ve santoan ki mandaliyoan ke sath ghooma karate the. 15-16 varsh ki umr mean unaka vivah ho gaya.

krishnabhakti

koee kam n karane par bhabhi un par bahut kataksh karati thi. ek din usaki phatakar se vyathit narasianh 'gopeshvar' ke shiv mandir mean jakar tapasya karane lage. manyata hai ki sat din ke bad unhean shiv ke darshan hue aur unhoanne krishn ki bhakti aur rasalila ke darshanoan ka varadan maanga. is par dvaraka jakar rasalila ke darshan ho ge. ab narasianh ka jivan poori tarah se badal gaya. bhaee ka ghar chho dakar ve joonagadh mean alag rahane lage. unaka nivas sthan aj bhi ‘narasianh mehata ka chaura’ ke nam se prasiddh hai. ve har samay krishnabhakti mean tallin rahate the. unake lie sab barabar the. chhuachhoot ve nahian manate the aur harijanoan ki basti mean jakar unake sath kirtan kiya karate the. isase biradari ne unaka bahishkar tak kar diya, par ve apane mat se dige nahian.

pita ke shraddh ke samay aur vivahit putri ke sasural usaki garbhavastha mean samagri bhejate samay bhi unhean daivi saphalata mili thi. jab unake putr ka vivah b de nagar ke raja ke vajir ki putri ke sath tay ho gaya. tab bhi narasianh mehata ne dvaraka jakar prabhu ko barat mean chalane ka nimantran diya. prabhu shyamal shah seth ke roop mean barat mean ge aur ‘nirdhan’ narasianh ke bete ki barat ke thath dekhakar log chakit rah ge. harijanoan ke sath unake sanpark ki bat sunakar jab joonagadh ke raja ne unaki pariksha leni chahi to kirtan mean lin mehata ke gale mean aantariksh se phooloan ki mala p d gee thi. nirdhanata ke atirikt unhean apane jivan mean patni aur putr ki mrityu ka viyog bhi jhelana p da tha. par unhoanne apane yogakshem ka poora bhar apane isht shrikrishn par dal diya tha. jis nagar samaj ne unhean bahishkrit kiya tha, aant mean usi ne unhean apana ratn mana aur aj bhi gujarat mean unaki vah manyata hai.[1]