This extremely detailed 4" and 5.5" Ganesh Murti (Statue) is made of solid brass.
Ganesh is one of the many Hindu deities that can be distinguished by his elephant head, large stomach, and seated next to is his chariot, a rat, Mooshika.
When conducting Hindu religious functions, Ganesh is the first deity that’s praised.
He’s often depicted holding a noose (rope) in one hand and an elephant goad in the next. In the front left hand he holds a ball of Indian sweets and his right hand is held up in the Abhaya (fearlessness) Mudra (symbolic hand gesture).
He is known to remove obstacles and ensure success. Ganesh is who you would call upon when you’re about to embark on new endeavours. As the remover of obstacles and the God of success.
Ganesh is honoured throughout the world both secular and for religious ceremonies.
When someone launches a new business, gets married, or moves into a new home Ganesh is invoked to bless the venture.
With his cleverness and wisdom he is also known as the patron of letters and learning. Ganesh is the scribe who wrote down the legendary Indian epic called “The Mahabharata”, dictated to him by the ancient sage Vyasa. It is said that Ganesha agreed to transcribe the epic while Vyasa would recite the poem without pausing.
In many depictions of Ganesh, he is shown holding his broken tusk like a pen this is a symbol of truth that outward imperfections have nothing to do with inner perfection.
Those who seek help removing obstacles, wisdom, prosperity often call upon Ganesh.
This 4 or 5.5 inch sized Ganesh Murti (Statue) is perfectly sized to for puja and devotion, to offer success and protection.
The Hindu tradition states that by worshiping Ganesha, one can remove all obstacle and difficulties.