In spite of the fact the elephant faced God is usually
worshipped first before any other worship service is carried out to
any other deity, only a small minority of the Hindu pilgrims visit
the Ganesh shrine before their visit to the Vishnu/Chenrezig
Temple. Most pilgrims seems not to know there is a small Ganesh
to the Shiva
Hindu mythology, Lord Ganesh is the son of Lord Shiva
and the Divine Mother Parvati. He is the
brother of Kartikeya;
Lakshmi and Saraswati.
Gana means 'all existing beings in names and forms,' and isha
Ganesh removes all obstacles and ensures success in human endeavors.
He is an archetype of Wisdom and Beneficence.
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more backgrounds on Hindu Deities & images see the Hindu
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