Lord Ganesh, known as the god of wisdom and the intellect, is a beloved deity in Indian culture. Lord Ganesh’s distinctive form includes a human body, a full and round belly, four arms, and an elephant head with bright eyes, large ears, and a long trunk. He is the lord of new beginnings, and he grants spiritual attainments. For all those who call on him, he grants the strength to remove obstacles on the path of life and in sadhana.
This gallery depicts Lord Ganesh as he manifests in natural formations. People from many parts of the world have submitted these images. In each case, the photographer has perceived an aspect of Lord Ganesh’s form within the natural environment.
As you view this gallery, you may become more aware of the presence of the benevolent energy of Lord Ganesh in the world around you. In this way, you will naturally open to receive his darshan and to experience his many qualities and blessings throughout your day.