Sitting Ornate Ganesh Figurine

Sale price$19.99 Regular price$24.33


Dimensions: 6.5" x 4"

Ganesh, the beloved elephant-headed deity in Hinduism, embodies a rich tapestry of symbolism that encompasses wisdom, obstacles, and auspicious beginnings. With his distinctive appearance and multifaceted attributes, Ganesh is revered as the remover of obstacles, serving as a divine guide and protector on life's journey. His elephant head represents intellect and wisdom, and his large ears symbolize his attentive listening to the prayers and pleas of devotees. The broken tusk he holds, often depicted as a writing instrument, underscores his role as a patron of knowledge, learning, and literature. It also signifies the willingness to sacrifice a part of oneself for a greater purpose. Ganesh's four arms represent his omnipresence and the ability to multitask, while his plump belly signifies his benevolence and capacity to digest the highs and lows of life. Ganesh's association with auspicious beginnings makes him a revered presence during ceremonies and new ventures. His vahana, or animal mount, a tiny mouse, showcases his humility and the significance of mastering even the smallest challenges.

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