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Vedavyasa Jayanthi

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Vyasaya Bhava nashaaya Srishaaya Gunaraashaye
Hruddhyaya ShudhhaVidhyaaya Madhwaayacha Namo Namaha||

Lord Vedavyasa devaru is just not a rishi, but incarnation of Lord sri Hari itself

when is Vedavyasa jayanthi?

Vedavavyasa Jayanthi is celebrated on Vaishaka Shudda Trayodashi and it marks the birthday(Janma dina) of Vedavyasa devaru. He was born to Parashara and Sathyavathi

Other names of Sri Vedavyasa devaru:

  1. Krishna Dwaipayana: When sri Vedavyasaru was born, he was dark in complexion and therefore he was called as krishna, and he was born in one of the islands in Yamuna river(Called Dwipa), so he is called as krishna dwaipayana
  2. Badarayana : The island was totally covered by Badara (Indian jujube) trees, So he was also referred as badarayana
  3. Vasista krishna: He is referred as vasishta krishna as he was dark in complexion and born in lineage of Sage vashista
  4. Vedavyasa : He was referred as vedavyasa because he complied the Vedas into four – Rig, Yajur, Sama and Atharvanaveda

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Sode Vedavyasa devaru

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Sri Vedavyasaru dictating Mahabharata epic to Lord Ganesha

Author of Puranas

 The eighteen main Puranas are as follows.

  1. Vishnu Puranas – Vishnu Purana, Naradiya Purana, Srimad Bhagavatha Purana, Garuda Purana, Padma Purana and Varaha Purana
  2. Brahma Puranas- Brahma Purana, Brahmanda Purana, Brahma Vaivarta Purana, Markandeya Purana, Bhavishya Purana, Vamana Purana
  3. Shiva Purana – Matsya Purana, Kurma Purana, Linga Purana, Siva Purana, Skanda Purana and Agni Purana

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