Author: Rupinder KhullarPublisher: India Book DistributorsYear: 1996Language: EnglishPages: 72ISBN/UPC (if available): 8173101140
Ganesha, the elephant-headed god is worshipped as the deity of auspicious beginnings and the remover of obstacles. He is perhaps the most popular god in the Hindu Pantheon. The authors trace the origin of the Ganesh image and explain the ways in which he is worshipped today. Khullar's photographs bring to the reader the many images, rituals and celebrations associated with Ganesha.