ID: 108876
Full name: Vyāsa
Gender: Male
Alternative names: Kṛṣṇa-dvaipāyana, Vedavyāsa
Name in local script: वेदव्यास

Vedavyāsa is the author of the Mahābhārata (MB), as well as a character in it. His son Śuka is the poet of the Bhāgavata-purāṇa. His disciple Vaiśampāyana is the narrator of the outermost frame-story of the MB. Another disciple Jaimini is the author of the Jaiminīya Āśvamedhika Parvan – a later appendix to the MB narrative.

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Last update: 02.01.2021 - 22:18
Suggested citation: Keerthi N. "Vyāsa." Pandit. <panditproject.org/entity/108876/person>. Updated on January 02, 2021 10:18 pm IST.
Contributors: Naresh Keerthi