Lord Ganesha, protector, patron of the arts and remover of obstacles. Ganesha is revered throughout the Hindu culture and there are incredible stories regarding this spiritual leader. Given the head of an elephant after an encounter protecting his divine mother, it has been said that it is beneficial to invoke his likeness at the beginnings of Pujas or ceremonies. Strongly associated with the Root Chakra, Muladhara. Displaying a Ganesha statue has been known to bring luck.