- the Hindu god of prophecy, represented as having an elephant's head
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And this Ganesh, the son of Siva, is represented by the grossest and most hideous idol.India, Its Life and Thought
John P. Jones
When he saw a one-eyed munshi (clerk), he felt certain that Ganesh had turned upon him at last.
His priest took the four annas, but Ganesh did nothing whatever, as shall be shown later.
When you are too lucky sacrifice something, a beloved pipe for choice, to Ganesh.
"Surely they will do no more than change the names," echoed Ganesh; but there was an uneasy movement among the Gods.The Bridge-Builders