Ganesha also known as Ganapati and Vinayaka is a widely worshiped deity in the Hindu pantheon. His image is found throughout India and Nepal. Hindu sects worship him regardless of affiliations. Devotion to Ganesha is extends to Jains and Buddhists. Although he is known by many attributes, Ganesha's elephant head makes him easy to identify. 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 honored at the start of rituals and ceremonies. Ganesha is also invoked as patron of letters and learning during writing sessions. Several texts relate mythological anecdotes associated with his birth and exploits and explain his distinct iconography. The principal scriptures dedicated to Ganesha are the Ganesha Purana, the Mudgala Purana, and the Ganapati Atharvashirsa. Ganesha is worshiped on many religious and secular occasions; especially at the beginning of ventures such as buying a vehicle or starting a business. Ganapati, being the most popular deity in India, is worshiped by almost all castes and in all parts of the country".Devotees believe that if Ganesha is propitiated, he grants success, prosperity and protection against adversity.
The Ganesh Chalisa is a Hindu devotional hymn (stotra) addressed to Lord Ganesha. As the Ganesh Chalisa has 40 verses excluding the couplets at beginning and end. Folk tales increasingly eulogies the powers of Lord Ganesha, Devotees believe that if Ganesha is propitiated, he grants success, prosperity and protection against adversity, and recitation of the Hanuman Chalisa is a common religious practice. Chalisa App will give unique experience. user can read n listen as well. also he can change the text anytime while playing the audio content.
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