15 Sep

This video is an interpretation of Ganesha's form for the common man. Each aspect signifies how Ganesha is the remover of obstacles. Hindus have a multitude of gods and goddesses and Lord Ganesha is one of the supreme personifications of heroic power, knowledge, wisdom and prosperity. Ganesha's birth is celebrated as Ganesh Chaturthi on the shukla chaturthi of Bhadrapada. The birth of the elephant-faced diety is very much a public ocassion in some states of India.