Pendant 0.5 inch; chain 18 inch
Gross weight: 5.48 grams
Sterling silver 926
Made in India
Ganesha also spelled Ganesh, is a widely worshipped deity in the Hindu pantheon. His image is found throughout India. Hindu sects worship him regardless of affiliations. Ganesha is widely revered as the remover of obstacles, the patron of arts and sciences and the deva of intellect and wisdom. As the god of beginnings, he is honoured at the start of rituals and ceremonies. Ganesha is also invoked as patron of letters and learning during writing sessions. The principal scriptures dedicated to Ganesha are the Ganesha Purana, the Mudgala Purana, and the Ganapati Atharvashirsa.