Vaishampayana was the preacher of the Mahabharata. He was an ancient sage and also the master of the Krishna Yajur-Veda. He is also mentioned in lot of sacred hindu texts, and his importance is also mentioned in the divine texts. He learnt all the subjects from Rishi Vyasa and he served as a sincere and honest disciple to him. From his guru, he learnt the Mahabharata, and started propagating it to others. He also shared his divine knowledge with other holy men and the great rishis.
He also helped his guru in his daily activities, and learned all the vedas thoroughly under him. He contained great spiritual powers through meditation and invoked the bhakti spirit among the people, and also made them towards getting attracted with the god, by telling the importance of Lord Krishna, and about his greatness, kindness and supreme powers. It is believed that he would have lived before 5000 years back.
Let us worship the holy saint and be blessed.
“OM SREE VAISAMPAYANARE NAMAHA”
“OM SREE VEDA VYASARE NAMAHA”
“OM NAMO BHAGAVATHE VASUDEVAYA NAMAHA”