ganadhar

ganadhar jain darshan mein prachalit ek upaadhi hai. jo anuttar, gyaan aur darshan aadi [1]dharm ke gan ko dhaaran karta hai vah ganadhar kaha jaata hai. isko teerthankar ke shishyon ke arth mein hi vishesh roop se prayog kiya jaata hai. ganadhar ko dvaadash angon mein paarangat hona aavashyak hai. pratyek teerthankar ke anek ganadhar kahe gaye hai.

mahaaveer svaami ke 11 ganadhar the. unke naam, gotr aur nivaasasthaan is prakaar hain:

1indrabhuti Gautam (gorvaragraam)

2.agnibhooti gotam (gorvaragraam)

3.vaayubhooti gotam (gorvaragraam)

4.vyakt Bhardwaj kollak (sannivesh)

5.sudharm agniveshyaayan kollak (sannivesh)

6.mandikputr vaashishth maurya (sannivesh)

7.bhaumaputr kaasav maurya (sannivesh)

8. akanpit gotam (mithila)

9.achalabhraata haribhaan (kosal)

10.metaarya kaundinya tungik (sannivesh)

11.prabhaas kaundinya (raajagruh).

  1. Jain Puja. "gyaarah ganadhar". http://jainpuja.com/jain-puja/gyarah-gandhar.aspx. abhigman tithi: 15 January 2015.