The elephant god Ganesha is the Lord of Joy and the Hindu ‘Remover of Obstacles.’ He is believed to swallow all of our problems and obstacles to create the pathway for our success. According to the Hindu religion, honor Ganesha before a new undertaking to bestow riches and to bring good luck. In a shiny silver plated copper with some soothing patina.
Some of the symbolism you see in these statues:
*Big head – Think big
*Large ears – Listen more
*Small eyes – Concentrate
*Rope – To pull you nearer to the highest goal
*One tusk – Retain good and throw away bad
*Trunk – High efficiency and adaptability
*Large stomach – Peacefully digest all good and bad in life
*Small mouth – Talk less
*Axe – To cut off all bonds of attachment
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