Glossary

Gaṇeśa
Type of termDefinition
TermGaṇeśa
Alternative TermsGaṇeś, Ganesha, Ganesa, Ganesh
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The elephant-headed Hindu god, who is popular among believers in many Indian religions. He is known as the remover of obstacles, a god of new beginnings and patron of arts and sciences, intellect and wisdom. He is commonly invoked by Jain authors and scribes.

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