vaishampaayan

vaishampaayan ved vyaas ke vidvaan shishya the. hinduon ke do mahaakaavyon mein se ek mahaabhaarat ko maanav jaati mein prachalit karne ka shreya unheen ko jaata hai. paandavon ke pautr mahaabali pareekshit ke putr janamejaya ko vaishampaayan ne ek yagya ke dauraan yeh katha sunaai thi. Krishna yajurveda ke pravartak bhi rishi vaishampaayan hi hai jinhe unke guru Krishna dvaapaayan ne yeh kaaraya saupa tha. inke shishya yaajyaavalkya rishi the jinse vaad vivaad hone ke kaaran yaajyaavalkya ne shukla yajurveda ko prasaarit kiya|