About:Ganesha is the first son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, the most interesting deity and the iconocologist's delight. Ganesha is also known as Vinayaga, Ganapati, Vigneswara. He is an elephant-headed deity with four hands holding 'paasam' (the noose) and 'mazhu' (the axe) in his hands along with his broken tusk in writing pose. Made of Soapstone. He is considered the first deity to pray to begin any new task. Get your day started with his blessings!