HANDY CRAFT : GANESHA - THE SON OF GODDESS PARVATI AND LORD SHIVA
HERE IS A LORD GANESHA
Ganesha is one of the "Gods" . He has many, names and symbols, and a great deal of importance.
Ganesha as the lord of knowledge and wisdom is the chief general of Shivas armies. His brother kartikeya - Skanda is also a God of war and a general of Shivas armies.
Ganesha is represented as having three wives: Buddhi, Riddhi, and Siddhi.
- Buddhi means wisdom, knowledge, or intelligence
- Riddhi means prosperity
- Siddhi means powers or attainment
lord ganesha has small cute vehicle - vahan - mouse which he rids every where.Ganesha has some very significant symbols the OM and the Swastika.
- "Without the grace of Sri Ganesha and His help, nothing whatsoever can be achieved. No action can be undertaken without His support, grace or blessing." - Sivananda
Devata of Muladhara Chakra!
O Lord Vinayaka,
The bestower of happiness
Who has Modaka in hand!
O Elephant-headed Lord!
Salutations unto Thee.
Om Gam Ganapataye Namaha.