Lakshmi: Wealth and Prosperity


Lakshmi: Wealth and Prosperity Goddess Lakshmi means Good Luck to Hindus. The word ‘Lakshmi’ is derived from the Sanskrit word “Laksya”, meaning ‘aim’ or ‘goal.’ She is the goddess of wealth and prosperity, both material and spiritual. Lakshmi is the household goddess of most Hindu families, and a favorite of women. Although she is worshiped […]

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Ganesha: The Remover of Obstacles


Ganesha: The Remover of Obstacles. The chubby, gentle, wise, elephant-headed Ganesha, or Ganesha, is one of Hinduisms most popular deities. Ganesha is the remover of obstacles, the deity whom worshipers first acknowledge when they visit a temple. Statues of Ganesha can be found in most Indian towns. One account of his birth is that Parvati formed him […]

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