Deities

Lakshmi

Lakshmi, occasionally spelt Laksmi or Laxmi, is the Hindu goddess of abundance and prosperity, but not only in the material sense, but also in spirituality in the form of knowledge and wisdom. Her name is derived from “laksya”, the Sanskrit word meaning aim or goal, since she represents what we should be striving towards. Lakshmi… Continue reading Lakshmi

Deities

Ganesh

Ganesh, or Ganesha, got his name “elephant-face” from his elephant head. Ganesh is one of the most popular and well known Indian gods. Ganesh is the god of wisdom and prudence. He is also known as the Lord of Obstacles, since he can remove obstacles for his devotees, but can put obstacles in the way… Continue reading Ganesh