An Australian lamb advertisement has been slammed for using a vegetarian religious figure to promote meat.
The advert, which features Hindu deity Ganesha feasting on lamb at a barbecue with other gods, has been condemned by Hindu representatives as insensitive and disrespectful. [...]
In a country where Lord Ganesha is prayed to everyday a daring rescue to took place few days ago to free Raju the Elephant who had suffered for 50 years held in chains , beaten and abused everyday . Raju the elephant was bleeding from the shackles of skewers and living on handouts from passing [...]
The fruit of self realization is for the one who is centered. A popular Hindu story about Lord Ganesha conveys the truth. Saint Narada once handed over a mango to Shiva and Parvati. He said that it was a special mango which would bestow eternal wisdom on whoever savours it. There was also a hitch [...]
September 20, 2012
Out of all the deities in the Hindu pantheon Ganesh, is one of the most popular. He is the ‘Remover of Obstacles’, and ‘Leader of the Celestials’. Each aspect of the image of a Hindu deity contains a meaning or message. Here we use the image of Ganesh to demonstrate this, and relate it to [...]