Lord Ganesha - Ganah in Sanskrit means multitude .Isa means lord. Ganesha therefore literally means the lord of all beings . Ganesha is the Hindu deity in a human form but with the head of an elephant - represents the power of the Supreme Being that removes obstacles and ensures success in human endeavors. and is usually worshipped in the initiation of Hindu rituals and ceremonies In Hindu mythology, Lord Ganesha is the first son of Lord Shiva and the Divine Mother Parvati. This particular idol is a two sided Ganesha, ideally suited for your Car Dashboard or your office Table, with The Ganesha visible on both sides.