A beautifully detailed figurine for any room.
Hand painted Ceramic finish.
In Hindu tradition Ganesh is depicted with an elephant’s head on a human body, and is the son of Lord Siva and the Goddess Parvati.
His vehicle (vahana) is the large Indian bandicoot rat, which symbolizes Ganesha’s ability to overcome anything to get what he wants.
Consequently Ganesh is known as the Remover of Obstacles,
He is also the patron of intellectuals, bankers, scribes, and authors,
People pray to Ganesh when they are beginning a new enterprise or starting a new business.
His name means both “Lord of the People” (gana means the common people),