Seated Lord Ganapati - Miniature Statue
In this beautiful miniature statue, Lord Ganesha is shown seated revealing a deep sense of gravity and satisfaction. One of the most popular Hindu deities, Lord Ganesha is also known as the Remover of Obstacles as he creates obstacles when our time is bad and removes the same when time turns good. Some sublime designs mark the spectacular figure. His figure is seen almost every where--- in a temple, in an office, in a shop, or to be precise in any public places. His figure is placed at the entry point of any office or other building. The Lord of Good Luck blesses us with luck, wisdom, success and wealth and removes obstacles on our path. It is common practice to invoke Lord Ganesha before starting anything new or important. Well begun is half done after all! Once Lord Ganesha got a boon from Lord Shiva, his father, that whosoever worships him at the beginning of anything new will not face any obstacles. Whenever prayers are rendered, hymns and verses in Lord Ganesha is invoked first. Any important occasion be it a childs first birthday, a new business venture, entry into a new house, beginning of a movie shooteverything is started with a prayer to Lord Ganesha. A devout Hindu believes that any task started after invoking Lord Ganesha is bound to succeed. In most Hindu temples, at the entrance, there is a sanctum exclusively for Lord Ganesha. Devotees first offer their prayers to Him and then go to the main deity of the temple.