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Lord Ganesh in Indian Art: Table of Conents

First Online: October 08, 2000
Last  Updated: October 31, 2016

Table of Contents

King of Sets
Article on the elephant headed deity Ganesh who is worshipped as the God of Beginning and the Fighter of Obstacles.
Ganesh ChaturthiGanapati's Birthday
The birthday of Lord Ganesh is among the most celebrated of the festivals in India.

See Also:

  • Indian Elephants -- Section on the elephants of India explores their use in temples, as work-force, and their role in Indian society; includes a FAQ and a number of pictures.

  • Lord Shiva in Indian Art


Ganesh Festival
Ganesh in Indian Art

Pictures of Ganesh
A Wooden Idol of Ganesh Worshipped by Tribals of Madhya PradeshMysore Style GaneshIdol of Ganapati, Gokarn Pilgrimage CenterPainted Leather Puppet of GaneshLord Ganesh rides his favorite mouse to earth
Lord Ganesh in a Floral RangoliRiding Ganapati in a Kavi Wall MuralVarious Statues of Ganesh for Sale for Ganesh FestivalA Painted Idol of Elephant Headed Ganesh at MarketplaceGanapati Descending to Earth
An Idol of Ganesh Overwhelmingly Decorated With Flowers on his BirthdayGanapati in Wooden Inlay WorkGanesh on a Carved Wooden DoorGanesh in a Modern Metallic Sculpture An Idol of Ganesh Made With White Clay
Elephant Head, Elephant Belly Ganesh as a ScribeGanesh Chaturthi FestivalGanesh in Stained Glass<br>Artwork by Juan S. RodriguezGanesh with a Veena Instrument

Pictures of Shiva
Four Headed Diety (Lord Shiva ?), BallegaviShiva and ParvatiShiva and Parvati riding on Nandi the bull, LepakshiRomance of Shiva and Parvati
Lord Shiva Performing the Cosmic DanceLord Shiva in gesso Art workChandra Mouli, Bell-Metal Icon of Lord ShivaEight Handed Lord Shiva by G. Gnanananda
Sitting Lord Shiva -- from a Cave in ElloraDeity of Mangeshi temple GoaShiva the MagnificentLord Shiva as Dakshinamurthi
Depiction of Lord Shiva as a Wandering Ascetic



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