Ganesh with a Fist-full of Rice and a Spoon-full of Milk

The birth of Lord Ganesh falls every year in the monsoon months of August or September. He is a very lovable God and worshipped before beginning any work or project. It is believed that Ganesh is the remover of all obstacles and so, one of his names is Vighaneshwar. A long time ago, in a…

Tanjore Painting

Possessing a Tanjore painting is a matter of pride. It is a great painting technique and the pleasure of creating your own painting is immense. Starting a painting right from sketching, executing to finishing is time-consuming and a lot of hard work. Tanjore Paintings originate from the southern part of India. They developed around 400…

Ekdanta- How Ganesh lost his one tusk.

Ganesh is the son of Lord Shiva and the Goddess Parvati. His other brother is Kartikeya, the General of the Army of Gods. According to a story, when Ganesh was a young boy, he was invited to a party. ¬†Ganesh who is very fond of eating sweets, ate a lot of sweets ( modak/ Laddo)…